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27 Signs You Studied Abroad In Cape Town, South Africa

5 months in the most beautiful city in the world

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1. You were in awe of Cape Town's incredible mountains.

Lion's Head, Table Mountain, Devil's Peak, the Twelve Apostles, etc
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Lion's Head, Table Mountain, Devil's Peak, the Twelve Apostles, etc

2. And you were even in more awe of yourself when you climbed them.

And you were rewarded with the incredible views.

And you were rewarded with the incredible views.

3. You skipped a day or two or ten of class to go to most beautiful beaches.

4. You took one too many pictures in these...

5. The University of Cape Town was the most beautiful campus you've ever seen...

6. But UCT also kicked your butt academically.

You really did STUDY abroad.

You really did STUDY abroad.

7. You studied the history of Cape Town and learnt about the painful realities of this country.

8. Woolies was your favorite grocery store (even though Pick N Pay was better for your wallet).

9. And Cocoa Wah Wah was your favorite restaurant.

Those potato wedges though

Those potato wedges though

10. You thrived off the the Rand-Dollar conversion rate.

11. You spent some quality time with penguins.

12. You never know what to expect when someone says "I'll be there just now."

20 minutes? an hour? two hours? three weeks from now?
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20 minutes? an hour? two hours? three weeks from now?

13. You visited world-renowned destinations like Chapman's Peak and the Cape Peninsula.

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14. You either loved or hated biltong or ostrich meat (if you were brave enough to try it).

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15. You crossed "seeing the Big 5 on safari" off of your bucket list.

16. You ate your way through Old Biscuit Mill on Saturday mornings.

17. Every time you went to Long Street, you ended up back at Beer House.

Gotta love free wifi.
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Gotta love free wifi.

18. Minibuses, everywhere. ALL THE TIME.

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"WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG" "WYNBERG"

19. You toured Cape Town's beautiful winelands

20. You went to a braai (or ate braai food at Mzoli's).

You may have even considered becoming a vegetarian after.
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You may have even considered becoming a vegetarian after.

21. You probably got up close and personal with a Great White.

22. You've adapted South African lingo like "Howzit," "lekker," "shame," and "keen."

23. The Garden Route was the best road trip of your life.

You don't get to see places like this every day.

You don't get to see places like this every day.

24. You saw endless videos and pictures of the world's highest commercial bungee jump, the Bloukrans Bridge.

And you might even have your own pictures to prove you did it

And you might even have your own pictures to prove you did it

25. The sunset at Signal Hill took your breath away.

26. You were definitely living "your best life"!

27. You are counting down the days until you can go back!!

Adventures in the most beautiful city in the world
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Adventures in the most beautiful city in the world

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