• Inga and Thury up in a light house with a view over the most southern point of Africa
    South Africa - Experiences,  Travel Stories

    Journey to the most Southern point of Africa

    At least for my sake, I always become a little bit embarrassed when I find out I was wrong about something. As I stated in my post about the Cape of Good Hope it was clear in my mind the misconseption that it was the most southern part of Africa. The moment I grasped the fact it was another cape I felt it was something I had to put my eyes on. No matter what, Cape Agulhias would be visited. We had stayed with lovely people in Simon’s town. Mignon and Roy, our hosts served us breakfast that was as much feast for the eyes as the taste buds. We…

  • Thury looking at a beautiful view of the Cape of Good hope, view of cliffs, white beach and greenblue and blue sea
    Cape Peninsula,  South Africa - Experiences,  Travel Stories

    The Cape of Good Hope…too good to be missed!

    From the moment my feet touched South African soil I had been talking of my desire to visit the Cape of Good Hope. A part of the reason for my enthusiasm is probably because when I told my father that I was going to Cape Town, his face lid up and he said “then you can see the Cape of Good Hope.” The Cape of Good Hope is a legend among old sailors like my father. A place where many ships have battled fierce storms. Some lost, some won. I also had the misconception in my mind that it was the most southern part of Africa, place where the Atlantic and…