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6 George Street, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, 6140, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 6 George Street, Grahamstown, is near Observatory Museum.
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    Travel Blogs from Grahamstown

    A Journey of Giraffes & A Crash of Rhinos

    A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants on Feb 04, 2014

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    ... for Christmas tree decorations. But the rules are clear - take only photos. So out come the machetes and saws, and we work in pairs for an hour or so chopping away, trying to find shade from the scorching sun which of course slips away from us every time a tree goes down. I find using the machete worryingly satisfying and enjoyable.


    A travel blog entry by jockmcconn on May 11, 2013

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    ... to an end.

    What a trip it was and, most important of all, what a wonderful time it was as a family: with Brita in London; with Ioanna, Janet and Panos in Oxford and Derbyshire, and with Barbara in Easingwold.

    Now we're left with the memories and what memories rich memories they are!

    A month later, I am still reliving those memories every spare moment of every day.

    "Thanks for the ...

    UK and Dubai Trip 2012

    A travel blog entry by car1963 on Sep 01, 2012

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    ... a good laugh!

    Tuesday we left the hotel, and headed out. First stop was
    St. Andrews, where we saw the 18th hole, and strolled the street and
    visited the remains of the St. Andrews Cathedral (built in the 1300’s)
    overlooking the North Sea. We also passed the coffee shop where William and
    Kate met for coffee while they were studying at St. Andrews University. Next
    stop was Blair Castle. The current owner, The 11th Duke ...

    Happy Birthday Justine

    A travel blog entry by maeve.osullivan on Jun 19, 2012

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    ... and I had a nap over lunchtime because I was feeling lousy. Afterwards we went out to do road clearing which I wasn't too helpful at, but cheered up when Max put two sweet thorn thorns in his mouth and looked like a saber toothed tiger! We then walked down a verrryyyy steep hill (which we normally drive but it was too muddy from the rain we've been having) and changed another camera. On the way back up, Justine gave Spitz a seed that ...

    Rainy day

    A travel blog entry by maeve.osullivan on Jun 06, 2012

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    Game count to do this morning. We need to cover KE and KW in the next couple of weeks so we're doing KW today. First we dropped off Johanne who is GONNEEE wahh then headed over to KW. To do a game count we have to drive a predetermined route at a set speed and count all the animals and record their sex, but not counting animals that are too far from the car. Basically the figures go into an equation and it will create an estimate for our game count. Sometimes ...