The Highlander Country Retreat & Spa
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... with large bags or bowls on their head. We weren't exactly sure what they were carrying but it looked like they walked from their home, ("home" is a bit of a stretch), miles and miles through the fields and spent their day picking rice, cornmeal, wheat, oats, fetching water, or.. maybe some fruit in some places, and then traveling back with these products on their head.
We got to Dullstroom safely around 6 pm, which was after dark but we took ...
... After dinner it seems to be the done thing to watch a movie so my collection of 30 DVDs and about 200 movies on my hard drive are definitely welcome. We decided on Die Hard 4.0 but I was so tired from my painkillers (which don't help with pain but make you tired instead...) that I headed off even before the helicopter scene. (I did only see it a little over a week ago though.) I had swapped pillows over too so I also hoped for a better night than the ...
... went off to drop a worker off at the White House while this was supposed to happen but it wasn't long before we got the call that two of the workers were fishing on the property and we would have to tell them that the activity was no longer allowed. We first had to find their fishing spot - it was rumoured they were on the dam but Buffelskloof Dam is quite big so we went up to Zebra Plains to lookout. On the way there (as we were actually somewhere else at the time), A spotted them ...
... when snakes are about it means rains are coming. I'll be taking my rain jacket with me tomorrow now. So now we have gas connected, water flowing and A has come back onto the property looking much better than when he left. He hasn't come back to the Station as yet (probably because it's now dark so I'm guessing he's going to stay at the House tonight [some comments removed] But we'll see what the new day brings, maybe nature will make it good like today and give me something surprising ...
... than the night before. Itchy, sore and swollen, very swollen. Since the Boys were going to be with 2 other rangers today and A was up to Sakerbosch, I was on my own. The plan was to do the Eastern, Southern and Northern Lines and just check out a few other spots, maybe do some animal spotting or something. A didn't have the best start to the morning as he had absolutely no water for the shower he missed out on the night before. (I started the donkey (water ...