Jungle Monkey Backpackers
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJungle Monkey Backpackers Port St Johns
I had the best time at this hostel! What was to be a day and a half stay turned into almost a week. An absolute beautiful place in Africa to be at a wonderful hostel! Loved the people here, the music, the animals, entertainment...you HAVE to go!!! You wont be dissapointed...I'll be back
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... or beach to try their luck with the fish. The more sensible of us abandoned all this Lycra cladding and took up residence under the shade trees joining the new sloth club who's main aim was too do nothing but enjoy the ambience and the food. Some just started ordering gin and tonic's early and stayed with that program. There was constant laughter as old and new friends told stories and watched the late arrivals maneuver their private helicopters into ...
... get it up but the truck keeps slipping forward and they said all get to the back to put weight on the back so we do and then I'm getting annoyed so I put my head out and said can I get out!!! So we all get out and they said start looking for rocks to put behind the wheels so we can try and get it out...so we r tip toeing around all the mud and I reluctantly pick up a few muddy rocks, not impressed at this point at all, and then chris puts his head out and ...
There is too much to do in this hub of activity! Jungle Monkeys took us under their wing, and helped us book a hike or two. Now, we've been to a fair few waterfalls, so we were inevitably a bit disappointed when we ended up visiting the same waterfall twice! Oh well to use a cliche - T.I.A (I have just cringed writing this sentence)
Our outgoing guide Jay also took us to The Gap and Blow Hole, a ...
... leading the way and gradually being joined by the kids and lastly by the foreigners. It was a great night and a great way to expose people to the Xhosa culture and to bring money to the community from tourists. The next day I decided to move from my dorm by the bar and reception to the mini hut village across the river. Highly, highly recommended!!! It was just so peaceful and tranquil with even better views of the ocean. It's pitch black at night so don't move there if you don't have ...
... but is nothing like my "friend" from the Baz Bus), on a deeper level they were in fact very similar (how often this tends to be the case). At first she told me she wasn't really into the whole social change thing because she didn't think that one person could make a difference. But then she'd tell me all about the difference that she is making to so many people's lives and I could see that she absolutely was part of creating a better ...