Sandford Park Country Hotel
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... so the slot for advice had long passed. Matt missed out on his day hiking. How sad. The evening was relatively uneventful. We chatted to the owners, packed our bags which took a very long time trying to find space for all of our accumulated souvenirs, we also were joined by a power cut which lasted a couple of hours. South African luck! Oh, and later we heard there had been a tornado in a nearby village! No wonder it was so ...
... Bernard) which clean up the scraps of food the birds don't eat. So they'd release a falcon or eagle into the sky, it'd climb to 1000 feet, descend down in a dive and catch a piece of meat thrown into the sky. If the bird doesn't catch the meat, the dogs get it. Talk about competitive markets. I learnt it's tricky for the trainers to have a show, because wild birds of prey circle the show. We saw several vultures, eagles and kytes. The trainers have to make sure the wild birds ...
... are 8" long here) Interesting facts from Marius... Pretty well all of the powerful people in SA including president Zuma consult songoma's (witch doctors) on a regular basis for advice. It's no wonder there is so much corruption and evil in this country. The tourist trade grows by 6% every year. Last year, approx 10 Million tourists came to South Africa. Auto body shops are called "Pannelbeaters" If you want to buy tires for your car, you go to a tyre ...
Today Jandre went into ladysmith all morning so we were with Michael. We got to do rhino monitoring which is nice and relaxed, just watching the rhino.
On the walk there we stumbled across a very upset ostrich who ran away, and two huge ostrich eggs. Apparently this is the first time the ostriches have been seen breeding, and Jandre was very excited when we told him the news later and wants to put up a camera trap.
... way there, we caught Lumpy in the act again! We only drove past quickly and saw them briefly with the search light, so whether it was the same female it is hard to say. Was pretty funny though to highlight them in the middle of the night, by the side of the road with a searchlight. They definitely had that sheepish, surprised caught in the act look about them! We may have just witnessed the miracle that is conception... twice.