Garden Route South Africa (along the coast...!!)

Day One: Cape Town to Cape Agulhas

Although this stretch of route is not part of the classic Garden Route but the drive was breathtaking along the coast with Gordon's Bay, Betty's Bay and Fisherhaven enroute to Hermanus. It was well not the typical whale sighting season but this stretch of road is the perfect place to sight the biggest creature on earth. One can plan it that ways to say the least. It is an absolute heaven for the people who love driving and can do anything for the sake of it. What an absolute pleasure. Apart from stopping at numerous breathtaking spots along the coast we happened to visit the Stony Point Nature Reserve. It was an absolute delight to watch unrestricted movements of African penguins.

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The UFO has landed..!!

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Along the way

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Penguins at Stony Point Nature Reserve

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Hermanus was a quite little coastal town where we had our lunch.


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The Lunch..!!
 
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After lunch we started for Cape Agulhas (The Southern most tip of African Continent).. The road was fantastic to say the least and we crossed Stanford and Napier before hitting Cape Agulhas.

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Cape Agulhas Lighthouse

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The point where the two great oceans meet


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The explorer

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By evening it was time to hit Zuidste Kaap Pub & Restaurant (The Southern Most pub of African Continent..!!) The bar owner was a wonderful host to us and we drank gallons :partyman::drinkers:. till 4 in the morning!! It was truly an amazing experience. :supz::yawinkle:
 
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