Travel Blogs from Harrismith
... nice dinner near by to catch up and get excited about the plans the four of us have together in a weeks time. They've been at a very similar hopital by the sounds of it and loving all the adventures they've found around them.
This morning was an early start. We left the hostel at 5.30 to make our way to the Royal Natal Park for a hike. James did a fantastic job of navigating the ...
... and in cottage industries. She's trying to do something to help sustain some sort of real economy and to show there's a better way that relying on meagre state handouts for having babies. As an aside, El Presidente would appreciate the efforts of the electricity board. They're so fed-up with people helping themselves to power that they've fitted control meters at the tops of the poles. These occasionally trip-out, which means a wait while the man with the ladder drives 50km to reset ...
... the party. At one point mutiny seemed was on the cards, but with a little subterfuge they were persuaded to stick at it and we're rewarded with a proper waterfall. I think I just about got away with it. How freshwater crabs got to a pool at 2000m is a mystery, but there they were, along with many crab shells scattered along the path by baboons. The road out was half made - literally. It was an expanse of gravel bedding with no recognised road surface. Like Swaziland except ...
... fly by, partly due to my fantastic mix CD’s I had made before, but also because we took turns sleeping and driving. A few of the crowd were still a little groggy from St. Patty’s day, so they were definitely on the sleep shift first. As we were driving, we passed a corner and a car flashed its lights at us, we didn’t know what he meant because it was 3pm in the afternoon. We soon figured out there was a speed trap ahead, but for ...
... icy water
I jumped out almost faster than I'd jumped in. I couldn't believe
how cold the water was! The girl's father said we were both mad. Good
way to wake up though :)
We had a quick breakfast and then went to meet the transport: HUGE
beautiful horses. There were 10 of ...
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- Free parking