Far Hills Country Hotel
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... 5 hours. Luckily for us there was a couple of other routes and we set off a 2-3hour one with a bit of a tight time frame.
The walk was really beautiful, we climbed along the side of steep cliffs and saw seals playing on the rocks below and in the sea as well as rock hyrax playing on the edge of the cliffs all set against beautiful views of Plettenberg bay. At around the mid way point we came upon a huge sand dune that you walked down to a small beach ...
... the "Brown Hooded Kingfisher Trail", a path up a wooded gorge to a waterfall. For the first part of the walk there were Louries everywhere. The first time we visited Wilderness we'd caught a fleeting glimpse of one of them in flight and had thought we'd been really lucky, but now I'm thinking we were unlucky to have seen only the one. They are really common in the right habitat. We had to say "Hello!" to about 50 elderly Afrikaaners coming back down the trail with ...
... 4 moves times 4. The other joy is that you can do this dance to any music you like, African beats work best but it been done to anything from Rihanna to Simon and Garfunkle. The dance demands that you make it your own, each move allows some individual expression. But mostly we (the collective creators of this dance) just want to see you smile and shake your elephant pants. The first move is the trunk ...
After breakfast we return to Johannesburg airport, flying to George in the Western Cape and at the heart of the gorgeous Garden Route. We take the short drive to the coastal town of Knysna and our hotel, the charming three-star superior Knysna Hollow Country Estate. The comfortable rooms are all whitewashed and thatched and many overlook the two swimming pools. There is an ...
... Like hell was I joining her! She did it though, and came off absolutely beaming about it, which was nice to see. I think I’ll attempt a sky dive instead – at least from a plane you lose the concept of height and can’t see what you might smack into!
Yesterday evening the three of us, and Morey from SA, all sat outside (thankfully the rain had stopped) and had a nice pizza dinner by the fire, followed by a good nights rest for Black Water Tubing ...