Arabella Hotel and Spa
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... the whales themselves. We were hoping and wishing to see just one whale breach the waters ... it was not to be.
Having walked the full length of the bay, we then went on to explore this small town. Clearly a tourist destination with souvenir shops a-go-go. We spent a bit of time at a local gallery and S bought a painting.
Once again lunch was arranged for us, this time at the 'Lemon Butta', a lovely restaurant with views ...
... is very impressive. Prior to the pre-sorting plant being built all of the sorting was done by hand so this is a huge change for the company. Some of the apples and all of the pears and plums are still sorted by hand in the main packing facility. Lastly we visited the packing facility where all of the fruit is packed. Lines 1 to 3 are for fruit which hasn't already been sorted while line 4 is dedicated to pre-sorted fruit. Again, I'll go into more detail on the packhouse later but ...
... with ourselves, we made the decision to go to our next guesthouse and at least drop the bags off. We arrived at Mulligans guesthouse at 1.55pm and were shown to our 1st floor room. It was stunning, Jackie's 5 hour research the previous day had come up trumps. But to top it all, the balcony looked out over the 27th fairway and green of a magnificent golf course. The sun started to shine through the cloud and we were sheltered from the wind to the extent that I even took my shirt ...
... we enjoyed a festival on behalf of the whales and did the famious whale watching. After Hermanus, there we took the drive to Gansbaai for the Shark Cage Diving. Next we continued the long way to Wilderness, staying the night in the beach front, enjoying beautiful views of beach and forest. Wilderness was actually a stop on our way to the famious Plattenberg bay, the place of all extreme activities. One day i watched my friend and ...
... room. After 2 hours we were suitably 'pruned' like a raisin and were ready for some grub. The meal was superb for the price and we were quickly en route to our new found potential addiction. Naomi had to convince the security she was over 18 by showing her wedding ring and before we knew it we were operating machines that made no sense to us whatsoever. Slot machines have advanced from the good ol' days thats for sure. What the heck man, I had no ...