Langebaan Country Estate
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- Tennis Court
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
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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! ...
We retraced our steps back to the park today and manged to avoid the temptation of the bird hides and headed for the Atlantic Coast. We still had to run the gauntlet of tortoises, lizards, birds, bugs, snakes, deer etc as we made our way along. How anyone manages a speed over 20 mph in this place without slaughtering a ton of wildlife is a mystery to me!
The coast was wild ...
We lazed around a bit this morning and had a very decent but late breakfast. We didn't get into the park until after 11am. We did the usual thing of avoiding roadside tortoises - the novelty still hasn't worn off!
The views of the lagoon were stunning, we were lucky it was such a glorious day.
First stop, the bird hide overlooking the lagoon. No end of waders and flamingos and gulls and terns and swallows. ......We stayed there for ...
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 ...