Archive | November, 2012

Lightning Pics, Baby Seals & Surfski Wipeout

To say I’ve been inactive on thegreatadventurer.com for the last while would be an understatement. I’ve been very busy preparing for my final university exams (ever!) so everything else took a back seat. I did however manage to sneak in a few cool photos and videos which I haven’t officially shared on the site. I […]

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Downwind Dash (surfski)

It’s already the next day and I can’t get the image of those behemoth walls of water coming into Big Bay out of my head. If you don’t know what the downwind dash is, it’s a weekly downwind surfski race from Milnerton to Big Bay and it only happens when the South Easter is blowing. […]

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Horse Riding in the Mountains

Not too long ago I was in Hermanus and had a ton of fun! One of the highlights was horse riding in the mountains ( another was shark cage diving). Initially the plan was to go on the beach but due to a very high tide we moved it to the mountains alongised Hermanus lagoon. […]

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Exams and Adventure (or lack there of)

Exams…   The one word that can bring a student to their knees and one of the most boring things a human being can experience. I mean you understand your work and have studied what needs to be studid and then the examiner expects you to regurgitate a word-for-word essay to test if you know […]

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