South Africa Category

Table Mountain

The beautiful mountain that serves as the backdrop for Cape Town is Table Mountain. This flat topped mountain is believed to be amongst the oldest mountains in the world, and owes its relatively short height to years of erosion. Going to the top of Table Mountain is a must-do in Cape Town, and being fairly […]

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Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Hooray! Finally in Cape Town, and I love it already! Even the hostel has an amazing view! The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront is located in the center of Cape Town’s harbor. Lots of restaurants, shops, and entertainment spots, all nestled between the gorgeous blue sea and the stunning Table Mountain. It really is breathtaking! SURPRISE! […]

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Goodbye Colombia, Hello South Africa!

After several weeks of fun in South America, it’s time to say goodbye. This friendly guy greets you in the airport. At first glance I thought the message would be something like “I’m watching you” a la Big Brother. Or perhaps a wax treatment for unibrows? But it’s actually a cell phone advertisement! When I […]

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