Protea Hotel Karridene
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... Brown 1 left quickly followed by Brown 2. Yay – room for Green 5. We saw Monique and Claude and luckily they got the same bus as us. Soon enough we disembarked and reached our bus. Lots of “single” people taking up a seat each so Claude, Monique, Doug and I shared the backseats. All the seats on the bus sloped backwards so strained backs tomorrow no doubt. We waited for ages - two passengers missing - eventually the guide was given the green light to ...
... with our guide up front while I enjoyed the company of the Swiss gentleman who had a salad. I also discovered, to my embarrassment upon waking, that his shoulder was quite comfortable to sleep on...Oops! He was so kind he offered me his pillow and then offered to put on a jacket to create more padding on his shoulder. So cute! For the remainder of the journey I tried to grip my arm rest so as to prevent myself from dozing on ...
... remember. The 2 sides of my life here in South Africa. The crazy busy hectic life of a mission worker, creating chaos in the township streets by throwing jumble sales on a public holiday. And the the social side of having brethren and sisters welcome you into their lives and becoming lifelong friends.
Both sides show me why I'm meant to be here and both sides fill me with gratitude and love and appreciation for what I have and all the blessings God has given ...
Day 4 started very early with some tired faces appearing in the court yard of the guesthouse. We decided to skip breakfast in Bethlehem and stop over at one of Alex's contacts in Clarence for breakfast. Glen decided not to join us on that leg of the trip and head back to Johannesburg straight from Bethlehem. Being one of the "older" members, he also decided to sleep in, so we didn’t see him bright and breezy that morning.
Bruce started the day ...
I arrived at OR Tambo in huge storm and congratulations to tne Mango pilot who managed to keep it all together and land the plane in those conditions. Soon after being picked up at the airport, I was reunited with the 1200 Explorer. What a pretty sight. Gen cleaned it and had it polished!
Well the evening brought a lot more rain and we were very sceptical about the next day's ride, however, when we woke up it was overcast but dry.
We left Edenvale at 5:45 to ...