Day 154: The Cape Doctor

It seems like strong, gale force winds have accompanied us every place we’ve been in South Africa.  The windy conditions continued once we arrived to the Cape Peninsula and several times we felt like our flip-flops were going to be blown right off of our feet.  Cape Town has to have some of the best…

Day 153: Home away from home

We haven’t been real picky about our accommodations during our time on the road and have stayed at a wide range of places.  Apartments, hostels, hotels, guesthouses, rented rooms, airport waiting rooms, and even a trailer have been among our sleeping quarters.  With a flexible itinerary we weren’t sure when we would be arriving to…

Day 152: Finding Nemo

The coasts off of South Africa are a great place to see lots of marine life and also attracts adventure seekers looking to cage dive with great white sharks.  There are only a handful of operators that have permits to attract the giant fish with chum mixtures and unsuspecting tourists…  Even though we had considered…