Craythorne Country House
Travel Blogs from Margaret River
... vines and lake beyond.
A bit more exploring en route back to the lodge and then a much needed lengthy swim and exercising followed by a picnic supper “in” and a DVD.
Next day we drove to Cape Naturaliste, the most northerly tip and we took a walk to the spot which is a great whale lookout post. Sadly the Blue, Humpback and the Southern Right whales were not to be seen as they have all moved on for the summer.
At Margaret ...
... way out to sea, but you could see their spray when they came up for a breath, and sometimes they would breach and make a huge splash, and their giant fins would come out of the water like a huge propeller. It was the first time in my life I have ever seen whales (other than at Sea World), and it was a truly incredible experience.
Then it was winery #5 and a cheese factory, at which point it was almost 6pm and we were all quite tired and ready to ...
... br> Back on the bus and the subdued energy that we started the day with had been replaced with a pumped-up chitter chatter. Our next stop provided us with more wine tasting but the elderly lady who was our hostess didn't like it when I asked questions. The alcohol started to take effect, I realised this when we started taking paparazzi photos of people on the toilet and made silly jokes about wine tasting.
Lunch was at another winery. We shared plates of food and bottles ...
... de eerste keer dus die moet eerst even een
introductie in het zwembad bijwonen. Hij vindt het allemaal een beetje
spannend, maar zodra hij in het water ligt is het alsof hij nooit anders gedaan
heeft en hebben we een prachtige duik. 12 meter diep, schilpadden, nemo’s,
schorpioenvissen, opblaasvissen, en 101 verschillende kleuren koraal. Na 18
dagen was het helaas al weer tijd om terug te gaan naar AustraliŽ. ’s Avonds krijg
ik een ...
... and sunny. In Busselton, instead of swimming with killer sharks we paid 5 dollars to walk along the Busselton jetty which stretches roughly 2km's out to sea providing amazing sea and beach views which are quite iconic to the area. All the way along we were checking out the water to see if this Great White was lurking around there but we didn't see much as the water was a bit choppy. So probably our only chance would have been for the shark to leap out of the ...