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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... of buying a 5000R trailer dad built his own wooden roof rack trunk. It looks a lot like a coffin (for the slowest person in the group of course) but it's been beautifully designed and hand crafted. My dad, and yes there is a great deal of pride in that possessive pronoun, once built a 40ft catamaran solo-style, has designed gold panning machines and bio gas domes and in his words (not mine) his greatest invention ...
... and an adrenaline rush. It was so so cool. Safely back on sturdy land we drove down to the river, spotting warthog and baboons along the way. Then we sat in the shade and tucked into our now warm sandwiches. Post lunch we all had a go in the kayak and some of us stripped down and jumped in to the river. Peter, our ranger assured us there were no crocs or hippos. I believed him. After a fun filled lunch we drove back up to ...
... that the men of the town spend a lot of time drinking and watching sport. Not much different to home there! We also found out that Sheffield University do a lot of sport work (might be Hallam) with the township we were in and a group of students had run a football tournament about a month before we had arrived. Nelson was really grateful that foreigners were willing to come and give their time to his community. So it wasn’t all doom and gloom and we ...
So…when all of your gifts are open, what do you do when Christmas day actually finally rolls around? Easy. You go to the beach! And that’s precisely what we did! After, of course, a morning at church and Christmas puds at Pa and Petro’s. We went to Sardinia beach for a leisurely stroll amongst the surf and then drank some celebratory Christmas wine on top of the dunes. Then, of course, another feast for dins.
... hyenas and the highlight of the day …..Harry our ranger had located two cheetahs who were stalking a herd of springbok. We were privileged to watch them just metres from the vehicle as they stalked their prey. We were so close to them but they had no interest in us and were totally focused on their supper. The fastest animal in the world over a short distance, they probably had supper, but we moved on to have our ...