Traveling with Us

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June 9th, 2017 Komatipoort

It was our longest travel day of the trip with a two hour flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg followed by a nearly six hour car ride out to Komatipoort near Kruger Park.

June 8th, 2017 Cape Town

With the storm passed, we met up with a local guide that gave us a fascinating tour of Cape Town’s townships, the neighborhoods commonly associated as the shanty towns.

June 7th, 2017 Cape Town

As forecasted the largest storm in recent history was moving on shore and bringing with it much needed rain. We found a small break in the storm and walked down to the beach.

June 6th, 2017 Cape Town

A huge storm is forecasted to arrive tomorrow so we packed as much in today as possible with stops at Table Mountain, Mariner's Wharf, Boulder’s Beach and Cape Point.

June 5th, 2017 Cape Town

We said goodbye to Plettenberg Bay and hit the road for our long drive to Cape Town. We arrived for a sunset on our patio before going into town for a great dinner.

June 4th, 2017 Plettenberg Bay

We took a drive out to Tsitsikamma National Park where we walked the suspension bridges. After lunch we went on a longer hike that turned rock scramble to end up at a picturesque waterfall.