South Africa – Cape City Day Two – Boulders Seaside

Day two of Cape City was April nineteenth which was a tough morning with it being our authentic due date (from the miscarriage earlier than this being pregnant) and in addition my cousin who handed away.. her birthday. I awakened a bit off so I used to be so pleased to discover extra of Cape City and see some penguins! The drive to the penguins was largely all scenic views of the shoreline. We initially stopped for a breakfast at a cute restaurant the place I had one thing fully new – truffle mushroom on a toast. Sounds attention-grabbing however scrumptious! Then we headed off to see the penguins.

It is a whole vacationer factor to do – and we had been vacationers so we needed to! There’s a payment to enter and there’s a aspect with a seaside and a path that you simply stroll alongside, after which additionally a aspect that walks you proper right down to the place the penguins are. We walked the path first and it was properly well worth the stroll as you may see! Clearly the identify and the quantity of boulders goes hand in hand.

Generally once you do touristy issues like in Italy after I went to the Trevi Fountain, there are swarms of individuals and it simply takes away from the expertise. Particularly when typically it doesn’t look that manner in images. I’m not certain if we simply received fortunate however there was a really small quantity of individuals round and those who had been lounging had been largely there to swim or benefit from the seaside. We didn’t come throughout an enormous crowd or something that took away from the expertise on the seaside aspect. So, should you get to the penguins go down the path as a substitute of simply the one cease in the beginning!

We took all of the images and once more, as you may see there are a couple of individuals but it surely actually was not unhealthy! Everybody was well mannered and the water was so clear. We in all probability ought to have introduced our fits however the water was a bit chilly simply with the time of yr. I’m certain that is fairly busy of their summer season! (Seasons are reverse so heading into their winter right here).

We then walked again to the opposite aspect of the trail the place the primary entrance was and seemed over the pier on the penguins! Most of them had been right here and once more, undecided on the seasonality of it but it surely had simply the correct quantity of individuals I might say. Calihan cherished that his shirt matched the penguins!

Extra views of the penguins on the seaside

After the penguins there’s a reward store that you simply exit out of (I informed you it’s touristy) they usually have all types of souvenirs in case you are ! I do like when the reward outlets are on the finish so that you aren’t carrying gadgets round. The stroll again to parking which was a bit little bit of a stroll additionally had road distributors and another outlets. There was additionally some dwell music / singing as properly for a full expertise.

Our day two ended with seeing household for a giant dinner! We flew out the next morning so one other fast journey, however I felt completed lastly making it to Cape City!


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