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Southern Right Whale Breaching outside Simon’s Town Guest House

Posted by Amanda on Tue September 24, 2013 in Simon's Town.

It was such a perfect Winter’s Day yesterday that my husband and I decided to have breakfast at the Two Oceans Restaurant at Cape Point, part of the Table Mountain National Park. This has to be one of the most spectacular locations in the Cape, if not the World, as it sits high on the cliff with uninterrupted views of False Bay.

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Xmas Cheer at Simon’s Town Guest House

Posted by Amanda on Sun January 2, 2011 in Simon's Town.

We have been so fortunate this year to have had the most wonderful guests at Simon’s Town Guest House and Christmas Day was no exception.

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Noordhoek Country Fair is on again

Posted by Amanda on Fri October 29, 2010 in Simon's Town.

This Sunday the 31st of October, 2010 will be the annual Noordhoek Country Fair. We went last year for the first time and were pleasantly surprised with the organisation and efforts that had gone into making it such a fun event. There were tonnes of stalls presenting local artists talents, live music, animal rides, food stalls and lots more. We spent almost half a day there as the weather was superb and there was just so much to see and do.

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It's a dog's world

Posted by Amanda on Sat September 25, 2010 in Simon's Town.

You will be happy to know that our rescue boys (dogs), Lucky and Rusty have settled nicely into our beautiful new home, Simonstown Guesthouse. Even they enjoy the views from the deck and love to sunbake on the hot tiles.

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Baboons on the loose…

Posted by Amanda on Wed August 18, 2010 in Simon's Town.

What an eventful morning!

Whilst enjoying the usual sightings of the Southern Right Whales cruising in the ocean below at Glencairn Beach I was suddenly jolted into reality.

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