Riverside Sun Resort
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... birds and wildlife on a buggy ride yesterday. Last night our hosts invited us to dinner and we sat outside after the meal by a roaring fire, the landscape lit by a full moon. It is very, very beautiful. Ananda has a mere cat as one of her many pets - it is absolutely adorable and loves to be petted and held. It sleeps with the cats and chases the Jack Russells!
Just eight days to go before this adventure must end -what a lekker place for a holiday!
... were neither of the food choices I would usually have, but they were worth trying and turned out to be quite delicious. Although, their soup was my favorite - I had seconds. After lunch we made our way to our final destiantion, the Apartheid Museam. The Apartheid Museum is a museum complex dedicated to illustrating apartheid and the 20th century history of South Africa. Apartheid (word meaning the state of being apart) was a system of racial segregation in South ...
I have to admit, when buying a sandwich for lunch in Soweto, the last thing I would have expected to be asked would be "would you like that on ciabatta, French baguette or wholemeal loaf?". Far from being a desperately poor slum, Soweto is more a thriving city of some 4 million people (so considerably larger than Joburg). There are poor areas, to be sure, but plenty of money around as well, especially in the parts more often visited by tourists.
... others his age. It was a little difficult to get to know the other mums, but I learnt a few things - breastfeeding here is not the norm, and jolly jumpers are very popular :) I realised yesterday how important it is for me to have this time to spend playing with the little guy. Back home I was so busy before we left, packing up the house and madly sending emails, but here I am a traveller, with time to give to the present moments. It is a joy. On that note, E has just woken up - see ...
... very cold in the evening, so I can't imagine what it would be like in inclement weather. There is no school, so the children can't get an education. As we were walking, a crowd of kids were following us and talking with us and what most of them said broke my heart. Almost all are malnourished and many said they had not eaten and wanted food. There is an area where you can buy a ton of sweets to give to them. They also ask for money, but you aren't supposed to give them money ...