Grande Roche Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... what am I supposed to do with this?" Jojo "Nabu, that's your blanket for when it gets cold" Lebo "ooooh, can I take it home afterwards?" Jojo "No LeboGang!" Lebo "what's this Jojo?" Jojo "it's a wet warm towel" Lebo "why they giving me one of these? I have my own facecloth, and my face is clean, no take it ...
... the night there and then catching an early flight to Johannesburg and then on to Cape Town. There were a few businessmen on the Jo'berg flight who were particularly grumpy because the driver was late for the airport. One guy in particular stayed grumpy the whole time which I thought I'd try and do something about so once we were in the queue for security, he was standing behind me huffing and puffing so I put my earphones in, put the very jippy Beyonce's "Love on top" on ...
... until after lunchtime. I got up, had a pub meal for lunch and prepared a bit more for the exec meeting coming up Tuesday. It was a pretty slow day, but I was happy to barely move from my room for once - this was one of the first times this had happened.
Monday we planned to go to Cape Town where Lize-Mari and Rian were going to go to the aquarium to go swimming with the fishes (terrible pun), sharks and stingrays...pretty cool stuff. Cape Town is nicknamed the rainbow city ...
Having finally negotiated our way back onto a main highway (and still being lost) we then came across a car on fire with a number of people looking on. A random thing to see, but in the context of where we were I guess it was not shocking.
Thinking we were finally out of the bad area we made a left off the highway and were instantly presented with the gates to a shanty town (a very poor housing estate where the houses ...
... had a great sense of humor! She had this cute Disney princess blanket and she kept calling herself a Golden Girl. The other patients honestly weren't as interesting. One of them had been hit by a car twice in the same day and suffered brain damage along with being paralyzed on the left side of her body. The other two: one just had mild arthritis and the other was a stroke patient that was doing pretty well. I know the rest of our ...