Category: Hermanus

Lodging in Hermanus – Mayflower

Lodging in Hermanus – Mayflower

Date Posted: 02 October 2016 Categories: festivals, Hermanus, Special Rates in Hermanus, Uncategorized Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , ,

The Mayflower – Lodging in Hermanus Welcome to our lodging in Hermanus at The Mayflower!  Retired Master Mariner Graham Fenn and his wife, artist Jenny Bowes Meyer (owner of Eastbury Cottage), opened their two “upper deck cabins” at their new home in 2016.  Named after the Mayflower ship and a legendary fishing vessel in Hermanus, 18 Flower Street is in the heart [...]

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Sport events in Hermanus

Sport events in Hermanus

Date Posted: 30 October 2014 Categories: Attractions, Children, festivals, Hermanus, Sporting Events in Hermanus, Things to do, Uncategorized, Walks in Hermanus Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , , , ,

SPORT EVENTS IN HERMANUS Hermanus is known as a town that boasts plenty of activities in which you can partake, no matter what the season or what your interests are and competitive sport events in Hermanus are filling the annual sporting calendar. Along with regular crowd-pleasers, Hermanus is the venue for some big sporting events that take [...]

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Great White Shark Cage Diving

Great White Shark Cage Diving

Date Posted: 24 September 2014 Categories: Attractions, Hermanus, Things to do, Tours, Transport Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , , , ,

 Great White Shark Cage Diving While the gentle mammals of the ocean can be viewed splashing and playing in the water while your feet are firmly on the ground, it takes a bit more to experience the great hunters of the ocean. Great White Shark cage diving near Hermanus is the place to be.    Gansbaai [...]

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Hermanus Whale Walk

Hermanus Whale Walk

Date Posted: 22 July 2014 Categories: Attractions, Beach, Children, Hermanus, Things to do, Tours, Walks in Hermanus, Whale Watching Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Walk with whales while they frolic in the ocean, just metres away, along our cliff paths and follow the Hermanus Whale Walk. Hermanus, is acclaimed as the best land based whale watching destination in the world! For the most amazing sightings of these wonderful creatures, the cliff paths are just 200 metres from Eastbury Cottage. [...]

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Hermanus FynArts Festival 2014

Hermanus FynArts Festival 2014

Date Posted: 17 May 2014 Categories: Arts and Crafts, Attractions, Beach, Children, festivals, Hermanus, Restaurants and places to eat, Things to do, Uncategorized, Walks in Hermanus, Whale Watching, Wine Tasting Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags:

Hermanus FynArts Festival 2014 6-16th June 2014 – Enjoy ten fun-filled days at the Hermanus FynArts Festival. A jam-packed Hermanus FynArts Festival 2014 program promises to entertain, enlighten, entice, enthrall and excite you!  Don’t leave it till too late to get your tickets for the shows and to book your accommodation in Hermanus.  Last year [...]

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Whale watching trips in Hermanus

Whale watching trips in Hermanus

Date Posted: 28 April 2014 Categories: Attractions, Children, Hermanus, Things to do, Tours, Whale Watching Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , ,

 Whale Watching Trips in Hermanus Hermanus is the best land-based whale watching spot in the world with amazing sightings from the cliff paths, but it’s only natural that one might want to get even closer to the gentle giants of the sea on a boat based whale watching trip in Hermanus. To minimise disturbance in [...]

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Information about Hermanus, South Africa

Information about Hermanus, South Africa

Date Posted: 24 February 2014 Categories: Arts and Crafts, Attractions, Children, festivals, Hermanus, Restaurants and places to eat, Things to do, Transport, Uncategorized, Walks in Hermanus, Whale Watching, Wine Tasting Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags:

Helpful information about Hermanus, South Africa Looking for helpful information about Hermanus, South Africa? We have created this blog on General Information about Hermanus to assist you in finding emergency and important telephone numbers.  Our Blog Index will also assist you with interesting and informative articles on things to do, restaurants, transport, seasonal weather, important [...]

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December Holiday Events in Hermanus

December Holiday Events in Hermanus

Date Posted: 29 November 2013 Categories: Arts and Crafts, Attractions, Beach, Children, festivals, Hermanus, Restaurants and places to eat, Sporting Events in Hermanus, Things to do, Uncategorized Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , ,

What’s on for the December Holiday Events in Hermanus The Christmas festivities and diary for December holiday events in Hermanus are listed hereunder and updated from time to time during this Festive month (We will update our blog for 2014 soon – or contact Hermanus Tourism Bureau).  Events are always lively and enthusiastic and include [...]

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Hermanus Railway Station has no Train

Hermanus Railway Station has no Train

Date Posted: 22 October 2013 Categories: Attractions, Children, Hermanus, History of Hermanus, Things to do, Transport, Walks in Hermanus Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , , , ,

Hermanus Railway Station has no Train!  Have you ever wondered why the Hermanus Railway Station  has no railway line or train in this lovely village? Here is the story how this came about. One of the most fondly remembered visitors to Hermanus was Sir William Hoy.  He made an impact on this town so great, that the [...]

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World’s only Whale Crier

World’s only Whale Crier

Date Posted: 07 October 2013 Categories: Attractions, Children, festivals, Hermanus, Things to do, Uncategorized, Whale Watching Posted By: Jenny Meyer Tags: , , , , ,

  The World’s only Whale Crier While other towns may still have a Town Crier – an officer of the court who makes public pronouncements – Hermanus is the home of the World’s only Whale Crier.  It is the only town in the world to have its own Whale Crier. Dressed in black and white [...]

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