Mangapapa Petit Hotel
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... trip around Singapore - that is, provided the smog isnt too bad.
Then onto London for 3 nights staying at the Vancouver Studios, Princes Street which isn't far from Hyde Park. So lots of walking to be done there.
Karen and I are off to the Ritz Hotel for High Tea - no the 'boys' aren't invited. We're not sure they could behave themselves long enough and they didn't want to take a jacket and tie!
From London its over to ...
I woke up early today. Well maybe not early but normal. I think everyone in the hostel works picking some kind of berry. 8am and I'm wide awake, my phone was almost dead. Only had one plug in that worked. So I had to wait till this morning to charge it. I've been trying to catch up on my blogs lately so it dies pretty quickly. I finished the rest of my book which was terrible but it was all I had so why not finish it. They don't have ...
... our previous visit the Pacific Ocean was too cold to go in for a swim and even Allie declined to do so. She showed us some small jelly fish that had been washed up on the shore which convinced Susie that she was definitely not going swimming. Instead we sat on our towels in the sunshine and chatted for an hour. David and Susie then set off for a walk barefoot along the beach. As they watched the waves breaking they realised how ...
... Cape Kidnappers, the Cape barely visible in the rain storm and we arrived at the Gannet Safari for our 1.30 pm. rendezvous. By the time Jo arrived with her lovely ebullient enthusiasm and sheer love of life, the skies miraculously cleared and we set off. Just the two of us in her trusty minivan through her brother’s old farm of 5,000 acres. (The farm is now owned by caring and hands- on Julian Robertson.) All absolutely fascinating, Jo is hugely knowledgeable about ...
... play on the beach. After some social juggling, we arrived at the aerodrome ready to go. What a finale to the year it was. Everywhere we had spent the early months discovering and orienting ourselves to, came together in an incredible hours flight. It included the towns, mountains, coastline and vineyards. Wow. As we headed back to the clubhouse Amy thanked Mark and told him that he went really fast, then turned to us and asked "are we going to a hotel now"? My reply ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center