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Topic: where to live in capetown

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By:

andrew

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South Africa South Africa

 

where to live in capetown

« on: October 03 2006 13:10:00 »

ive read all the posts about where to live.  heres my situation.  i dont care about girls, bars, or relaxed environments.  i want surf.  im thinking of doing an internship for may-aug in capetown.  i need to be close enough to walk/bus/train it to a break that is good when small and holds a good swell.  i will not be able to get a car while im there.  im all out.  i will walk an hour at dawn in my rubber if i have to.  any suggestions?



By:

Chope

RE: where to live in capetown

« Reply #1 on: October 03 2006 23:10:00 »

No car in Cape town.. LOL.. Can be done not advisable.. Lots of breaks in Cape Town all over the place.. Public transport is really crappy.. Great City Hope you have a blast..

By:

Matheus

RE: where to live in capetown

« Reply #2 on: November 22 2006 16:11:00 »

i want to surf many days as possible, where i must live?

By:

Matheus

RE: where to live in capetown

« Reply #3 on: November 22 2006 16:11:00 »

i want to surf many days as possible, where i must live in cape town?



By:

Greg Platt

RE: where to live in capetown

« Reply #4 on: November 23 2006 01:11:00 »

Public transport  -watch out for the criminal elements...    Has 2 oceans; cold Atlantic, warmer Indian -need wetsuits. +- 52 surf spots -from 2 - 60 feet Red Bull surf spots. quality is not Indo, Lots of close outs...best months May to Nov. 1 Day drive to Jbay!!!!!  ACCOMODATION  5 star hotels to student lodges.. If I were you I would aim to stay in Kalk Bay (warmer water) for the good reefs and close to good Atlantic spots like the Reserve and Outers. Budget for +- 3000 rand (375 US dollars) per month for a 1 or 2 bedroom apartment. I rent my apartment out for 250 US dollars per month - 20 minutes for surf by car. Contact me at
greg.platt@capetown.gov.za  for more info. Jesus loves you.

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