Southern Sun Bloemfontein

Cnr. Nelson Mandela and Melville Drive, Bloemfontein, Free State, 9301, South Africa | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $131.00
 

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Day 14

A travel blog entry by conocol on Dec 26, 2013

We got up around 7 and went for Breakfast. After breakfast we packed and started the long drive to Bloemfontein. We took a short cut through the actual Game Reserve where we saw many animals. The drive took some times and we arrived a Bloemfontein at 3pm. The hotel looked small from the outside. But when you got in, you will be surprised how long …

Bloemfontein to Addo

A travel blog entry by bushmantours

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Early start as had long drive from Bloemfontein to Addo today. After filling up with petrol we took the N1 southwest towards Colesburg.
Stopped for a drink and break at Colesburg then onwards via N9. Long empty roads with numerous roadworks and contra flows. We feel all the roads in South Africa are being repaired at the same time!
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Bloemfontein and Kimberley

A travel blog entry by bushmantours

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... include the first house and church and several bars!

There is also a diamond vault to view different sizes, shapes and colours of diamond including the "Eureka", the first diamond found in Kimberley. There are replicas of other notable diamonds including the Cullinan 1, the original being part of the British Crown Jewels.
A little shopping was done, but no diamonds!

The drive back to Bloemfontein was followed by a takeaway ...

Pounding Out the Miles (Kilometers)

A travel blog entry by origabe

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Our journey will take us from the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic and we will travel over 2,500 miles. Some days you had to ignore all the tourist and adventurous stuff and just drive. That is what we did on Sunday and Monday. Our destination was the Addo Elephant Park.

To go west after leaving ...

Into the wind towards the west coast

A travel blog entry by karliengossross

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DAY 1 Annetjie en James in Bloemfontein

The most magnificent sunrise is a goodbye gift as we leave Mtunzini for our last nostalgic trip in Njiri. Njiri is a thirsty 18 year old 4X4 petrol double cab with a camper built by Kevin in the place of bin. We have travelled many times with it and it is part of our history, the camper is the result of many a campfire discussion and planned over a long period. Each time we arrive home after ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Cnr. Nelson Mandela and Melville Drive, Bloemfontein, is near Gariep Dam Nature Reserve.
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