Travel Blogs from Port Alfred
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While checking into our room we could see a journey of giraffes (the most we have ever seen together), bush buck, warties, ostrich and impala from our patio. Wow! We don't even need to go on a drive, we can just sit right here!
We headed to the lodge, had some lunch on the deck overlooking the river and then a short time later headed out on the game drive with our guide David Fraser and our group ...
Today we head back through the rolling hills of the Wild Coast and inland to East London. This is a largish town just a little smaller than Durban. The architecture here is very reminiscent of French provincial in actuality it's Cape Dutch - as confirmed by Adrian our very knowledgable guide. As we ride through the outskirts of town on the freeway on one side of the road ...
Port Alfred: seaside/marine town Highlights: quick stop at Jeffrey Bay beautiful beach and from there the start of the Sunshine Coast road drive to Port Alfred, walk along the pristine beach, beer for sun down, utterly scrumptious ostrich steak at Links for dinner, seeing the stars (this has obvs ...
... icebreaker I taught them "bang!" which was a lot of fun, although I don't want to encourage violence so we only played it for a short time... In the last part of the lesson I spoke a bit about music and I was stunned at how much they had never even heard of. I can't imagine my life without music and at the age some of them are at, I just couldn't get my head around it. I would love to just give them a load of instruments so they can enjoy them. I tried my best to ...
... I am convinced that if you squash a cockroach a million little cockroaches come out because it stores all its babies inside. This is a piece of information I picked up at some point in my life and I have no idea whether it is bollocks or not, but better to be safe than sorry.
Discovered how terrible I am at playing pool... however I am getting good at lighting fires. Need to pick up more firewood tomorrow. Played more Sevens. BEST GAME EVER. Bedtime by 9pm. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking