This post was going to be about Hermanus, South Africa. But Hermanus is just one of several spots along The Garden Route with eyegasm-inducing scenery, charming cafes and and enough whales and dolphins for an entire season of Mammal Planet.
Prior to leaving on our trip to South Africa we announced that we were going to rent a car and drive from Cape Town along The Garden Route, ending in Knysna. Our friends and relatives set their DVRs to cover the nightly news so they wouldn’t miss the reporting of our grisly murders (best case). As much as we hated to disappoint everyone (again) it was an easy, safe and wonderful experience.
One of the first places we stopped was Betty’s Bay, a desolate, gorgeous area of rocks, crashing waves and Jackass Penguins. (The correct name is African Penguins. They’re also called Jackass Penguins because they make a braying noise…
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