Hyatt Regency Johannesburg
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After 15 hours of travelling I arrived at Jo-burg International! Very comfy flight in the Airbus...didn't even feel like you were flying! A lovely large German lady spilt beer on me in my first flight so I'm sure I smelt like an alcoholic but luckily had an empty seat next to me flying to SA so I could keep the wonderful smell all to myself :p Had …
After an 18 hour plane ride Jerry and I landed in Johannesburg around 5 pm on the 16th. We picked up our rental car and began the adventure of driving on the wrong side of the road to the hotel which was about an hour away. We arrived to the hotel as the sun was setting and quickly grabbed dinner and headed to bed- we had to leave by 6 am the next day to get to our safari in Kruger!
... br> Other than that it was a really low-key day, thank the lord. My feet are still killing me.
My first impression of South Africa is rather pedestrian. Although not in a negative sense. It's very much like the US. It seems like a very nice place, the people are friendly and the food is good. It's the same impression I had the first time I went to Paris; you build up these foreign places as being frightfully different ...
We are packing today. It's a lot harder since we are taking an actual suitcase instead of just a backpack. We will be on a safari in Kruger National Park in South Africa for 5 days then we fly to Capetown. In Capetown we board a small vessel ...
... so long ago when I'd heard my daughter singing, "I feel like a motherless child."
My children are my joy. I am so proud of them I almost feel like I am going to explode sometimes. They are strong, confident, resolute young people who are willing to stand up for themselves and for what they believe. They are willing to address adversity in the ways they know best. I feel truely blessed to have been given the honour of raising them and humbled by ...
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