Wilderness Resort Hotel
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After our activities of the day before some of us were feeling our canoeing muscles and were thus a little delicate today. We were going to chill again for the morning and then drive back to Knysna to meet Andre for the last time in SA, before we flew back home at the weekend. Andre was coming back to the UK about a week later (lucky him!). So, …
... of champagne and sushi. Leavened with a unique flavour of shanty towns on the outskirts of course, the juxtaposition that makes South Africa such an uncomfortable place to visit.
Then onto one of the nearby beaches for the night. 14km of yellow sand and a hostel right on the seashore is a good location, but what really made it was the journey over - a swift hitch-hike in a pick up truck. It was one of those moments that can make a traveller feel like ...
Crashing surf, spectacular cliffs, vibrant green and yellow hills, winding blacktop, rocky limestone mountains, jumping whales, and the list just goes on. After a couple of days of exploring we've come to the conclusion that the southern cape has to be one of the most beautiful places in the world.
We're still in relaxation mode. Eating seafood, doing some hiking, and just generally bumming around. The weather hasn't been perfect, but the ...
Most of the tube lines were then closed, followed by the worst service ever in Heathrow Wagamamas (the best hangover cure ever) followed by an 11 hour overnight flight with no sleep - even for Dean... When we finally did land we jumped merrily into our hire car and drove 6 hours to Wilderness.
The scenery we drove through was spectacular. Enormous undulating fields of just harvested wheat in those cylindrical bales backed by mountains. ...
... the ticketing counter, pay an additional $200, collect our luggage, go back to the check in counter, re-check in and run to the gate again. This time being let on the plane, while they held the gate open for others arriving even later. Incredible, infuriating, inconsistent and unreliable South African Airways!
Lloyd meet us in Durban and we drove to Mbelesi farm and had a wild evening!
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