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... of hill. To go back at this point would mean an extra 3-4 hours of travel and lots more kilometers. I forged on while Deanne gritted her teeth. It reminded me of the time we took our rental car on a goat path in Crete. On the map, it sure looked like a road to me. And besides, it wasn't my car then and it's not my car now.
I was mostly worried about getting a flat tire on one of the ...
... a manual transmission and it's not as hard as I thought. And the car is only $20/day here.
We booked a room in advance and it was lovely. The Afrikaner owner stopped in to say hi and we had a delicious breakfast in our room before we left in the morning. All we really did in town was shop for supplies and catch up on ...
... a private area there is much less traffic - just a few jeeps from the neighbouring lodges. It makes it much easier for us to get a good look at the animals..
It is amazing how the animals just accept the jeeps being there. We are not allowed to stand up to take a photo or put and arm out because it would alter the profile of the jeep and we would probably be attacked. George told us that when they started going out in jeeps 18 years ago the animals would run ...
... At this point Cathy was saved by the immigration officicer returning to his desk. The road takes a massively meandering path beneath the arrow-straight cableway. It must have been quite a job to build this in the 1930's - all the concrete, steel and water had to be carried to the mountain tops and desolate valleys......it's a tremendous and brave piece of engineering and it ran for 70 years. With a bit of grease would probably run again....... I wish we'd seeing it ...
... had a few national holidays. Nito, a friend of Tenteleni who we met in our first week, has done an amazing job of fundraising and building an orphanage in a neighbouring township. So, as we had several days free, we volunteered and helped to paint, move rubble, plant and put in glass windows. (I personally did not do the latter) Was good fun, especially as the children who will stay in the orphanage were there as well as an American family. A fair bit ...
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