Eye on the World

Photo Gallery: Cape Peninsula

written by | Posted on September 13th, 2011

Roll up your windows: Baboons are a common sight in the region and although fun to watch, they are often vicious, so make sure you steer clear.

Roll up your windows: Baboons are a common sight in the region and although fun to watch, they are often vicious, so make sure you steer clear.

African penguins toddle about in Boulders Beach.

African penguins toddle about in Boulders Beach.

Hundreds of seals rest and play off the shores of Hermanus.

Hundreds of seals rest and play off the shores of Hermanus.

A diving cage awaits the next brave souls to venture in for a close encounter with great white sharks.

A diving cage awaits the next brave souls to venture in for a close encounter with great white sharks.

Dramatic cliffs pepper the landscape, with whales often adding to the view.

Dramatic cliffs pepper the landscape, with whales often adding to the view.

Travelers can kayak off False Bay and navigate along splashing penguins.

Travelers can kayak off False Bay and navigate along splashing penguins.

Nothing but breathtaking vistas on a leisurely drive along the coastline.

Nothing but breathtaking vistas on a leisurely drive along the coastline.

Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope just south of it are part of Table Mountain National Park.

Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope just south of it are part of Table Mountain National Park.

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Roll up your windows: Baboons are a common sight in the region and although fun to watch, they are often vicious, so make sure you steer clear.African penguins toddle about in Boulders Beach.Hundreds of seals rest and play off the shores of Hermanus.A diving cage awaits the next brave souls to venture in for a close encounter with great white sharks.Dramatic cliffs pepper the landscape, with whales often adding to the view.Travelers can kayak off False Bay and navigate along splashing penguins.Nothing but breathtaking vistas on a leisurely drive along the coastline.Costa Rica