Langebaan Country Estate
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- Tennis Court
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
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... so we paid the 80zar entrance fee and in we went. We only lasted about an hour and we decided to sack it. Conscious of our early start the next day, we headed back to the hotel to bed. First new year in many that I have been in bed before midnight ! As it was, everyone else was still out partying so we lay awake listening to the festivites going on around us. Didn't sleep great for the rest of the night and woke feeling tired! ...
... More creatures on the road made for an entertaining 'wacky races' style dash but we got there at 17:57.........
Dinner on the beach at Driftwood. Ridiculously cheap cocktails, really excellent grilled kingklip and the remnants of a glorious sunset over the ocean. The waitress asked us if we would take her back to the UK with us when we went home. ........we just ...
... Moving on to the next hide we had weavers and ducks and geese and grebes and harriers......phew! In amongst all this we also saw more tortoises, steenbok, duikers, ostriches, 2 enormous puff adders and a herd of eland and a mongoose. Exhausting!
We had dinner at Pearly's on the beach and watched the sunset with ridiculously cheap cocktails and exceptionally good grub.
What a fantastic day......and we get to do it all over again ...
An early appointment at the spa this morning for a much needed manicure before loading up the car and heading off.
First stop, Kirstenbosch botanical gardens in Cape Town. What a fabulous place! We had intended staying here 2 hours tops but it was 4 hours before we could drag ourselves out! I had wanted to drive past Sahara Park (Newlands) on our way north just to have my photo taken outside but we got a bit lost so had to bin that and get on the motorway. I'll come ...
... Jazz but a lot faster and a lot more free flowing. Rian and the girls were all awesome at it, and it looked like a lot of fun, but I was feeling a bit shy so didn't bite the bullet and give it a shot then. While waiting on the sidelines I met another friend of Lize-Mari called Heinz, but before long he was out dancing too and I was convinced I'd have to give it a shot by the end of the night. By about 11pm Rian and Sumé headed home and we decided to head to the next ...