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... climbing a short rise we then descended into a tree covered gorge. Sounds of rustling and the frantic waving of tree branches strong hints of elephant activity. Walking on a little way we found a herd of seven elephants feeding freely on plants, bushes and trees. Approaching quietly without disturbing their feeding we were able to stay close and observe them for about twenty to thirty minutes. Without warning the ...
... rest of Africa better lends itself to "roughing it", where camping on the side of the road and riding on the back of a motobike is an everyday occurrence.
It was also in this guide that I stumbled across the pretty impressive Baz Bus. The Baz Bus is an amazing little bus that runs a hop-on and hop-off system for travelers that are traveling anywhere from Johannesburg to Cape Town. There are defined schedules with designated pickup times ...
... bars that seperated us from her. We had a drink outside, met some of the locals, had a few laughs of course and left for our walk around...
Freddie knew everyone. I of course being me, asked if we could "please go inside one of the houses!" We did. We were able to meet one of his friends who was in the process of dying her hair but allowed us to come inside her home. Small, simple home...kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. We looked ...
... br> We wanted to do something a little different for dinner, so found a little pizza place that was willing to make us some pies to take away. We took them back to the hotel, had a little wine, and were able to catch the Packers game on TV -- the one that got them into the Superbowl, which they would later win (hurrah!). All in all, it was a fabulous day which no one in their right mind could complain about.
Well we have been busy.
We have been to Cape Town, two spa's with lovely hot water and now we are staying the night in a train carriage.
We have seen lots of animals: 2 pet parrots called Elvis & Priscilla (they liked sitting on Dad!), Seals, whales, penguins, ostriches, peacocks dassies and lizards, I held one!
I am having an amazing time.
Will write more soon,
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