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... eve we went out for dinner, it tooka while to decide what to have and we ended up at an indian but first went in past the cleaners township to give her christmas presents. I can safely safe im glad i dont live in one of those although the barbers in the tin hut next to the front garden that has horses in it did look pretty good... Tonights move was pain and gain, didnt manage to see it at cinema when it was out. Seem to be watchin alot of movies here which is pretty ...
... brilliant little double banded sunbird ……. spectacular …… the juxtaposition of the highly coloured, delicate, fast moving little bird against the slow moving enormous mammals in the background ….. UNBELIEVABLE!!!
Next off to our accommodation…De Opstal Country Lodge, a former 'estate’…family owned and converted 20 years ...
- They eat stones to help grind up the food in their bellies since they don’t have teeth.
- The only way to tell a male vs. a female is by the color of their feathers (black vs. grey). They grow up to 220 pounds within their first year.
- Ostriches have one mate for life and they will care after a baby ostriches that aren't their own, as long as they are younger than the other ostriches that they are caring after.
... centre, we had some of the best meat pies ever.
I expected George to be as interesting as Grahamstown, but we were disappointed and did not linger.
Then over the low mountains to Oudtshoorn, South Africa's ostrich capital, and although you are still not very far from the sea, it's a very different setting. Three climate zones come together in this region: the winter rainfall (Mediterranean) climate of the Western ...
... Afternoon came and We ended the day with some enrichment with firstly the Meerkats and the bat eared foxes. We used meal worms, placed some in a ball and berried some in the soil for them to dig out. They seemed to love them so i decided to give them a taste and i must say they were ok.....quite crunchy but nice :) We got some news that tomorrow we are going hunting with Eugene which should be ...... interesting!!
Other places to stay in Oudtshoorn
Cnr. Baron von Rheede and Van Der Riet Streets, Oudtshoorn, 6620, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn | 1 star hotelfrom $57
Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Farm Voorbedacht Maatjiesrivier, Oudtshoorn, Western Capeq, 6625, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Northstreet 51, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $85