Far Hills Country Hotel
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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A early start, car packed to the brim. Wilma as the youngest is squashed into the back, no place for a mouse! With great laughter and excitement we set off. The car shook the whole way.... From laughter! We met Josh and Jess in George and set off in convoy with ice cream cones and laughter. We could not believe our eyes.......... ...
... after I'd left it.
I was thankful for what ended up being
largely a rest day the following day as land dolphin surveys were cancelled due
to poor conditions so apart from an hour and a half od data entering I was left
to my own devices.
the next two weeks saw me doing some of
these things again, but I also did the following and will continue to do so,
likely for the remainder of my time here ( very fine by ...
... meal at Harbour Rock restaurant - fresh fish for both of us. The next morning we were up early to enjoy one of the highlights of this stay; cage diving with GREAT WHITE SHARKS!
Absolutely awesome. Beautiful creatures that are given bad press! We saw approx. 3 or 4 different sharks just near Dyer Island. They were really difficult to see as they glide just under the surface and then come ...
... more arguing as to who goes first, we can both go together! Dinner was good, tasty springbok in filo pastry, yum. Lots of good South African red wine and good company.
Today was a lot of travelling but looking out of the coach window and out of the airplane window really brought home the vastness of this country. Endless mile upon mile of open country, It's mind blowing. ...
... back. Not knowing how deep the water was, we asked our tour guide Mike, who proceeded to plunge beneath the water and test it’s depth for us. (Such a dedicated guide). He said it was about 3 meters deep, enough space for us to jump. I guess I hadn’t gotten enough free falling out of my system that day because I ended up jumping off a rock about 2 meters high into the icy water. Once again I had to battle to catch my breath but this time it was almost ...