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Smithfield to Oshoek (border post into Swaziland) Getting ready at 5.30 in the morning while trying to be respectful of those next door still in deep slumber is not easy when you have creaking old wooden floorboards and a very squeaky bathroom door. Glad we did not have to face our bedroom neighbours over breakfast. Owner Nick kindly got out of his warm bed to return Terry's credit card which had been left at reception after dinner when settling the bill! Kudos to him ...
OK, so the cricket is over, apparently South Africa offered England the draw 10 minutes before the tea interval.
So the tour is coming to a close, highlights would be the company for one, again a good crowd, good weather and good food. Some spectacular sights, memorable evenings, some evenings which I struggle to remember!! Only a couple, wine was involved.
We had a braii on days 3 & 4, we saw James Vince score 150, got chatting with 'Woody' the tea total, ...
Heading for the town of Bloemfontein to visit a national museum unfortunately
we could not get anywhere to park as it is in the middle of the town. We then
headed for the Boer War museum and managed to just get around before
it closed. It was extremely interesting and went into a lot of
detail about the Concentration camps, which were first introduced by
the British so that the men would have no one to go back to for ...
Downhill skating is an extreme sport that requires specialised equipment that will ensure good performance and guarantee you are safe while you push the limits of your sport. Good quality head protection is essential and can save you from serious injury.When choosing your gear check the safety rating, there are international safety ratings for helmets and these tests ensure ...
Early start as had long drive from Bloemfontein to Addo today. After filling up with petrol we took the N1 southwest towards Colesburg.
Stopped for a drink and break at Colesburg then onwards via N9. Long empty roads with numerous roadworks and contra flows. We feel all the roads in South Africa are being repaired at the same time!
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