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Cape of Good Hope with Cape Convoy Tours

While in Cape Town I knew I wanted to visit Cape of Good Hope and I was lucky enough to stumble upon a review of Cape Convoy Tours.  This is definitely one of the best things I did in Cape

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Whale watching Hermanus

Hermanus is a small town about an hour and a half south of Cape Town and best known for whale watching from July – November the Southern Right Whale. Most people use it as a quick stop over but I

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Stellenbosch

wine tour south africa

  While in Cape Town I was told there were five things you really need to do to see Cape Town and the surrounding areas – Table Mountain, Wine Tour, Townships, Cape of Good Hope and Robben Island. My wine

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Durban

Durban was a bit of a refresh stop for us.  Its where we booked ourselves in a nice hotel along the waterfront to relax after a hectic schedule in Mozambique.  It was great timing for us and Durban was great,

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St Lucia

After driving through Swaziland we headed to St Lucia – in a round about way.  See we didn’t realise that you had to drive through the national park to get to St Lucia city.  So when the GPS gave us

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Kruger National Park

On our last game drive we went to Kruger National Park just outside Joberg and Nelspruit.  Kruger is rated the second best safari park in Africa (to the Serengeti).  We were very excited to see what we would find.  Unfortunately,

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Chimp Eden

The Jane Goodall institute established Chimp Eden outside Nelpruit in 2006.  The sanctuary is home to three groups of chimp and approximately 30 chimps.  The chimpanzee is considered the closest relative to humans and is on the endangered list and

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