Protea Hotel Riempie Estate
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... at the B&B kept us entertained at dinner and breakfast and gave us some insight on South African life.
One of the most disheartening things we've seen/heard here in South Africa (and there are many, mostly the poverty) is the tradition of the circumcision schools and the rite of passage tribal males go through in the Jr. High years. They wait to circumcise boys until this age after they spend a night in the wild, after ...
... with hair which shows the black skin underneath. The meerkat uses this area to absorb heat and get the circulation going while standing on its rear legs, usually early in the morning after cold desert nights. The word "meerkat" is Dutch for "lake cat" which is somewhat puzzling since the meerkat is actually a mongoose (not a cat), and doesn't like the water at all??
Outside of their morning suntanning while propped up on their tails, these little ...
... we liked a lot.
Originally we also wanted to visit the Cango Caves, nevertheless, we didnīt have enough time. We had a long way to go (from Oudtshoorn to Plettenberg Bay). Even though we didnīt make it we had heard that the caves would be definitely worth visiting.
- Frequently described as one of the great Natural Wonder of the World.
- The biggest show cave system in Africa.
- Inhabited since the Early Stone Age.
- South ...
... helped us decide. The presence of the Baz Bus option.
Baz Bus operates as a "transfer" service for backpackers to move between South African cities without having to bother with local transportation to bus terminals. One needs to pre-book a seat on their 22-seater vans in advance and specify a pick-up point which is usually at the backpacker hostel one is staying in. They operate four times a week on three routes, Cape Town-Port ...
... right? WRONG he ran away like a ***** saying "im not touching her, im scared of her shes nasty!!!" nice :) of course this didnt give lucy a huge confident to help me either so i just screamed and this seem to work as she soon jumped off. Not fun. Anyways we then hand some bonding with Batman, Foxtail and Foxtrott our bat eared fox friends :) Love them and they are really becoming v close with us. We then popped in on our new friend on the ranch Tammy, shes a manager of ...