On the Spot B & B at St Francis Bay
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St. Francis Bay
Being tired from the 2 nearly sleepless nights, we arrived at the "On the Spot" guest house, and where pleasantly surprised. The owner greeted us welcomingly and the place was spotless and modern. Just what we needed.
The next morning we walked from the guest house all along the coast to seal point. …
... that because they spend most of their lives in the townships, the only chance they get to see white people is when they call to the school and they’re bemused – we were lucky not to be pinched as they’re curious about our skin! The principal took us on a tour of the school – Charles Duna primary school – which is doing great work in making very little money go a long way, to make sure every child in the township has a fair chance at education. The total ...
Back to the beaches, this time in Jefferys Bay, a small, prosperous town that just so happens to be right next to one of the Top 10 surfing waves in the world.
We stayed in a gorgeous house, right in front of this famous wave, known as Supertubes, but limited our physical excursions to sitting on the beach, preferring to watch the surfers brave the cold water (it was the Indian Ocean ...
... our first surreal moment and we got talking quickly about life and la di da. It made us so excited about the future coming up and the amazing things we'll see.
Bed time cozy with about 4 blankets.
This morning woke at 8, out of bed two hours later, hot shower, coffee and road time.
Port Liz by noon, too many Brits so moving on up. In Grahamstown now fixing some car things and later should be up north at another campsite.
So obviously you have all figured out I didn't like African Dawn, so KB, Harriet (Scotish friend) and I have arranged a change in projects, we are now leavin for a place call Kwantu at the end of this week, that means I will have spent 2 weeks at Africa Dawn.
Before I leave this and tell you about my forever memorable African Adventure, let me finish up with AD and the adventure to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking