Travel Blogs from Constantia
... with non legal electricity. There are millions of people living this way. When handing out apples to the kids, I couldn't help but think of the children back home. I have never seen kids run for a free apple, patiently waiting their turn in a line, desperate for food. 81% of a survey reported insufficient food and 70% reported hunger.
Onto the visit to the kindy, another place that touched my heart. To sit and be cuddled by these beautiful little children who sung us ...
On Day 2 we scheduled a tour of Hout Bay, Cape Point and Kirkenbosh Gardens. The guide was great, but the small van used for the tour was a bit cramped and did not offer great visibility. We were disappointed that we didn't arrive at the Kirkenbosch Garden earlier - the sun was already low in the sky and getting dark - not good conditions for viewing and picture taking.
On Day ...
... 160; There were three beds, a tv, and an electric stove in one room that was about 80 square feet. What was even more amazing was when she told us that there were three families living in this room, a total of twelve people in this 80 square foot room. They shared community restroom. There was a street in the middle of the town called Harlem St. where the very prominent of the people in Langa get to live. Their name is written ...
... some pictures.
When Niko woke up, we decided to go back to the wharf. We used the same parking lot as last time, but I wanted Niko to park all the way on the side so that the car would be in the light. So he backs up and wouldn't you know it; after driving the car for 3 weeks without any problems, all of a sudden we hear this crash. So we get out and it turns out he's hit one of the little wooden poles, which were too low to see in the dark. ...
... br> when under taking each other or driving on the wrong side of the road. Just
beep, you’ll be alright! We got to our hostel and crashed! It had been a very
long journey to get here. We flew from Cape Town to Singapore and then after 12
hours in Singapore we flew on to Mumbai.
Day 2, challenge 2 was slightly bigger…The passport control man
at the airport had spotted that our visa’s didn’t match up with our flights out
of India ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center