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African Penguins, Simon's Town
The African penguins at Boulders Beach in Simon's Town.
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Lighthouse, Cape Point
The lighthouse at the top of Cape Point on the Cape of Good Hope. Shortly after we started up the hill, it started to pour rain. We were totally soaked by the time we made it to the top.
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Ostrich, Cape Point
Ostriches at Cape Point.
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Baboons at Cape Point
Just after stopping for the ostriches, we encountered a large group of Chacma baboons, which we had to slowly follow up the road to the Cape Point parking lot.
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Following the baboons up the road.
More of the troop of Chacma baboons.
Chacma baboon with baby.
Chacma baboon on a rock.
Chacma baboons at Cape Point.
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This is why you buy rental car insurance in Africa.
The marker at Cape Point.
Steven & Brian at Cape Point
Brian and me at Cape Point (with a baboon in the background).
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Large baboon guarding the walk up the hill at Cape Point.
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The rocky Atlantic coastline at Africa's most southwestern point.
Cape Dutch architecture in the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town.
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Cape Fur Seal, V&A Waterfront
A pair of cape fur seals resting in the seal pen at the V&A Waterfront.
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The clocktower in the V&A Waterfront.
Looking up the V&A Waterfront toward the rest of hte city, with Signal Hill in the distance.
Der Anker, a fine Belgian restaurant in the V&A Waterfront recommended by our friend Christian in Windhoek.
The V&A Waterfront swing bridge, which allows pedestrians to cross one of the channels in the port. It swings open to allow boats to enter and leave.
The V&A Waterfront swing bridge completely open.
Looking back at Cape Town and the V&A Waterfront as our ferry to Robben Island proceeds across Table Bay.
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Approaching Robben Island on the ferry.
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Leper's cemetery on Robben Island.
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Bank beds depicting the space where Robert Sobukwe's children slept when visiting their father while he was under house arrest on Robben Island.
The Robert Sobukwe house on Robben Island. Sobukwe was the founder of the Pan Aricanist Congress, which opposed the apartheid regime. He was held under house arrest on Robben Island for nine years.
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Former dog pens on Robben Island.
View across Table Bay from Robben Island, with Cape Town and Table Mountain in the distance.
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A former political prisoner leads us through the former maximum security prison unit on Robben Island. He was imprisoned for his opposition to the apartheid regime during the 1980s.
Nelson Mandela's Cell, Robben Island
Nelson Mandela's cell in the maximum security prison unit on Robben Island.
A boat on one of the dry docks in the V&A Waterfront.
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Seagulls on the beach at False Bay.
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A southern right whale in the bay at Hermanus, South Africa.
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People on the cliffs watching whales at Hermanus.
A southern right whale's tail at Hermanus, South Africa.
A tidal pool in the rocks at Hermanus, South Africa.