Riverside Sun Resort
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... two-bedroom cottage on their estate, which is a couple of miles outside of Parys, in the Transvaal. Herman and Ananda work in the construction/building business but keep antelope on their farm here, mainly for pleasure. There are all sorts in the fields around us, including reindeer! They have given us a buggy to ride around in, which is fun. The property is bordered by the famous River Vaal, which is wide, shallow and rocky and we enjoyed watching the many species ...
... screen in a university lecture hall and Lindsey was the anthropology or sociology professor giving the lecture. Once I realized that no one seemed to even notice that we were there, or they simply didn't care that we were looking down over them and their neighborhood, the awkwardness was slightly diminished. I guess they have become immune to tourists like us standing on that very bridge probably ...
... placed his stamp. The so-called "shanty town" is still there, however most of the corrugated metal shacks have been replaced with small to intermediate houses. It is still classed at a “down” area due to the high unemployment and the state of the streets and roads with stuff lying around everywhere. The GPS got totally confused as it seems that roads are made at random. Any literature about the area recommends to do a guided tour and not to ...
... 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 ...
... asleep. We packed our 7 things (clothes to get dirty, clothes to go out, toothbrush, cam, ... ok only 4 things :P) and the drive started. About an hour away close to township of Soweto, we arrived at the arena. The rest of the story is best told by pictures and the video - that way you also need to read less than usual :). The video you will find on youtube - its almost 15minutes ...