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CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

DAY 3

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Our weather has been great (sorry – we do get news, so we know about the weather up there). February is Cape Town’s hottest month of the year. Today we walked into town to do some shopping and wandering about. Ed bought a shirt – “I give you my best price”.

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Football (soccer to us) is really big here and Cape Town is the site of the 2010 World Championship Games. This guy brings his store along with him.

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This is the famous Green Market - and you never know what you are going to see next!

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While mom is busy trying to sell her handiwork, there’s not much for baby to do.

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Cape Town Town Hall.

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South Africa’s 4 Nobel laureates: Luthuli, Tutu, deKlerk and Mandela. February 11, 2010 is the 20th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release after 27 years of imprisonment.

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Sailboats made way for us in the evening light as we left Table Bay and prepared to sail around the Cape of Good Hope – leaving the Atlantic Ocean and entering the Indian Ocean.

Posted by Swenigale 06:52

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