Schoone Oordt Country House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... to relax before dinner at the hotel.
Dinner was a Cape Malay lamb curry that has been on my radar to try. It did not disappoint and I think that I will try and make it when we get home. More good food for breakfast as we watched several staff wash and dry all the guests cars in the parking lot at least twice. It seemed a bit unusual but we were glad to have a nice clean car again.
When we arrived at Warmwaterberg, we spent the night in a 60’s style caravan - you have to see the photos! It was like travelling back in time, with the floral curtains and dated fittings! The seals in the windows were not quite as they used to be, however we put it down to natural ventilation. :)
We didn’t get into the hot baths until ...
... Well, I guess that a sex shop brings in more curious road trippers than just a fruit and vegetable shop.
You can't miss the building as you drive along the highway. There are no other buildings on the road in that area and the letters are big and bright red.
At first, it felt a little weird going into the shop. We felt that people were looking at us in funny ways, but hey, they were ...
Setting off again we
passed several old cottages which reminded me of Rabbie Burns
cottage. The difference here was that they were old fishermens
cottages. Driving on a bit further we then passed a few road signs
indicating beware of tortoise. Thats different. As we then drove on
we heard an ...
... things away and left both the mattress and sleeping bag out to dry, I enjoyed a lovely hot shower. Dad was waking up when I returned complaining of a wet tent - the outside being wet! The birds really came out now and were certainly not weary of us flying around and settling on the camp chairs. The sun soon burnt the mist off.
We ventured out on an excellent short 8 km walk along the Breede River in the National Park, which dad really ...