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I own no land, instead I have wheelestate. I’ve been a full time RVer since 1997. Working summers as a Park Ranger takes me to many beautiful places and playing during the winter takes me to many more. This blog is simply the story of my life's adventures.

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Thursday, April 29, 2010

SWF – A day of rainbows in South Africa

01 Rainbow R44 W Western Cape ZA (800x600)

The day after my birthday I left Hermanus and drove along the southern coast through Kogelbrg Biosphere Reserve. It was a day of cloudy skies and intermittent rain.

02 Rainbow approaching Betsy's Bay R44 W Western Cape ZA (800x600)

Yet I was blessed all day with rainbows. More than I could take pictures of while driving.

03 Gaelyn at Cape of Good Hope sign M65 S Table Mt NP Cape Pennisula ZA (800x600)

I made it to the Cape of Good Hope that afternoon.

04 Rainbow over False Bay from Moonglow B&B Glen Cairn Cape Pennisula ZA (800x600)

And spent the night at Moonglow B&B in Glen Cairn overlooking False Bay.

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20 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Such lovely places you visited! And such lovely skies! Marvelous! Hope you have a terrific weekend, Gaelyn!

Sylvia

Diane AZ said...

You must have had an awesome drive seeing rainbows along the way to Cape of Good Hope! Fantastic pictures. :)

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Rainbow afternoon—
lifts my spirits, lifts the gloom
after thunderstorm.

A sky-watching elder

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Congrats on reaching the Cape of Good Hope. I'm so jealous.

Great rainbow pics.

Martha Z said...

Nice rainbows leading to your goal. That would be a neat place to be. If I recall my history, its discovery by European sailors was very important.

mountain.mama said...

Better than those beautiful rainbows is you in front of the Cape of Good Hope sign!

J Bar said...

Good shots.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Carolyn Ford said...

I agree with Martha Z...those rainbows lead your way to the Cape of Good Hope! And, you look elated to be there...how great!

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

These are wonderful Gaelyn. I especially like the one of you. :)

Firefly said...

The Cape Peninsula is beautiful and any place with view over False Bay is worth it. I hope it was a quiet day at the Cape Of Good Hope sign cause I have been there when people were queing to take that photo.

Bibi said...

Wonderful adventures you had! I love to see photos like the one where you are at the Cape of Good Hope!

eileeninmd said...

Sounds like you had an awesome trip to Africa. Love your rainbow photos and the one of you and the Cape of Good Hope sign.

Abraham Lincoln said...

It is around and about and back again. Who knew at sweet 16?

Ann said...

Hi from New Zealand. I saw that same rainbow yesterday. LOL

Barb said...

Having these brooding skies with rainbows must be an omen of a good year to come, Gaelyn - change and promise!

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

The Cape is always beautiful. I like all the jewelry and clothes that you bought for yourself while there. The blue really suits you. Diane

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

The Cape is always beautiful. I like all the jewelry and clothes that you bought for yourself while there. The blue really suits you. Diane

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Gaelyn: Fun post with great shots of SA.

Karen said...

Beautiful rainbows. To get to see more than one in a day is wonderful. And then to get to stand at Cape of Good Hope? Girl, you are one lucky ducky!

Jo said...

Gaelyn;) we haven't been there yet,(to the most south western point of the African continent. Will do so soon. Thanks for sharing. (((Hugs))) Jo

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