Courtyard Hotel Port Elizabeth
Travel Blogs from Port Elizabeth
After the exiting first year of seeing the interesting but traumatic de-decommissioning of the C160, the 28 Squadron 50th Anniversary as well as 30 years of the C130 in SAAF service, it was great to be able to top the year off with a trip to Marion Island for a freight drop.
I was still busy with my conversion and flew as 2nd Navigator …
... our new area of PE. We rebooked our township tour too for the Wednesday so things were looking a bit more positive. Staff member Eve jumped into action along with Cat’s mum when they heard about the volunteering. All our disappointment plus misery at the the cloudy weather was gone when we found a new placement to go to. Cats mum was the key person in finding us Cango wildlife park at George and even better they had spaces and are a quarter of ...
The day before leaving for Cape Town we went to Pumba game reserve to do one last game drive. The park was much smaller than Addo, but we managed to see the rhino,giraffes,red hartebeesten ,kudus, piggies! :P ,zebras and baboons. At the end of the day we had a lovely lunch at the game lodge and went back to Port ...
... at a time; now you are between two glass doors. Then the next door turns green after the detector verifies you don’t have any weapons on you. To go out it’s the same process.
I must also say that everyone in the bank was very protective of me. They recognized I was from another country right away and every person kept telling me places not to go and places to go. They told me to be safe. It was actually overwhelming having ...
... go of my father and allowed him to breathe a little, I was embraced and we all just kept on staring teary stares at each other. ... Then we realised we'd completely forgotten to pick up our bags from the baggage carousel and quickly went to find them before they disappeared.
I know we have all been so ridiculously enthusiastic about this trip and not hesitant in deciding to spend a solid six weeks together - but we all get ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking