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Travel Blogs from Port Elizabeth
Early this morn traveled out to Addo National Park. The park houses more than 450 elephants. Also Cape buffalo,zebra,warthogs etc.etc.
Left hotel early for drive to Durban,then a flight to Port Elizabeth. Arrived late afternoon. Our hotel overlooks the beach. A wonderful afternoon for a dip in the ocean. Tomorrow we head out to Addo Elephant National Park.
Just a quick entry today.. the bus leaves in 15 minutes. So.. there is a lot of superstition here in Africa. The thatch huts have sharp glass sticking out o their top knots.. that is to keep the evil owl from lading there and bringing bad luck. If you get home after midnight then you must enter the home backwards to keep the ghosts from entering. …
... of Africa. So, keep the blue on the right! Only scattered cloud enroute so a nice? view of the coastal mountain ridge and inland to what appears to be desert.
Via the ILS for a landing FAPE Rwy 08. Nice flight. Aircraft shut down and buttoned up in readiness for the next leg.
... that we have even been stiff. Thanks Taz for your exercise program that almost works a little too well. We are now running 7km’s, marathon here we come (yeah right!!!!).
We also had some beach time here in PE and of course, Elis had her traditional swim in the Indian. The temperature here has been excellent. Lots of sun, the ocean is a little chilly though at around 18deg.
Last Friday we went to Port Alfred, where we renewed our vows in 2008 and where ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet