Protea Hotel Midrand
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- Shuttle bus service
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... animal dung. Our first stop we observed the substantial size of elephant dung. It was very straw-like which reflects their diet of leaves and bark. They can really do some damage to trees as they use their tusks to strip the bark off trees and then consume the moisture rich layer beneath it. In fact, often this feeding practice causes the demise of the tree. Once elephant poop was pointed out we realized it was all over giving us hope we might see the ...
6:00 wake up call
7:00 game drive
Wayne and Vusi made it their goal today to track down a buffalo for us. Success! 4 of the big 5 in the bag! The Leopard, the 5th of the big 5, is only about a 20% success rate so we never did expect to see all 5. (n.b. the big 5 are named as such because of they are the hardest to hunt). Despite looking grumpy all the time, ...
... Jadon and Mia. Would have been nice to have spent more time, but you had commitments unfortunately. Mia is just cute as a bugs ear and Jadon is one of the most excited/excitable kids I’ve ever met. I apologise for introducing Angry Birds, I’ve created a monster and I regret it! Same goes for Josh actually…
Uncle Dave and Auntie Louise, thank you so much for everything! I can’t thank you ...
... many choices, actually only
one real option. That option was to get on the same fight leaving at 5:20 pm the
next day after getting my passport taken care of. I called the emergency line
for the passport office and to my surprise, they actually called back about an
hour later on a Sunday night and told me that if I could show proof of travel I
could probably get extra “visa” pages the next day, but I would have to have proof
of a booked ticket ...
... and reading travel advisories from many countries, we decided to skip Egypt. We actually changed our plans before the most recent set of riots and demonstrations, but we're extra happy now that we changed our plans. And now maybe we can splurge on an awesome National Geographic Expedition to Egypt some time in the future. Better start saving our pennies for that one! Okay, sorry for the tangent. So we changed ...