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Travel Blogs from Port Elizabeth
... is being developed as an enormous industrial park and as we drove further and further on, every road came to a dead end. It seemed that there was nothing there at all.
Disheartened, we headed into PE and booked into a really rather nice Radisson hotel. The view from our 11th floor bedroom window is out of this world and after a fish ‘dinner’ at a little café by the sea, we retired to bed rather early. It had been a tiring day and perhaps ...
... and he managed to get into the park as a South African. He also had Braaied sausages in a bun for his lunch. He had offered to cook a roast dinner for ten people so as soon as he came in we set away making Yorkshire pud batter, prepping the chicken and peeling tatties for the roasties and mash. I felt quite a lot of pressure cooking for the family and found it stressful trying not to mess it up. Next time I might stick to spaghetti ...
... bought what we can carry. Loads of Zim banknotes on offer, from R10 (about 65p) for 10 billion Zim dollars. Probably a fair reflection of the exchange rate.
Back home for lunch and a relaxing afternoon in the sun.
PE is a lovely city, not too big, streets wide, nice and comfortable. Maybe we should think about retiring here?
Another big project of mine while I have been here, as part of the Youth Ministry component, was putting together a retreat for the teens. We'd done a Stay Awake in the Church Hall, a bowling outing, a car wash, Shrove Tuesday fundraiser, the hike, and Christmas cookie decorating... but we hadn't actually had a proper camp.
It was my goal when first coming down here to do this for the teens. Religious camps aren't as popular as they are in the ...
... zebra ostrich elephant owl kudu elephant hare spring rabbit elephant hyena elephant buffalo elephant elephant and more elephants. The highlights were watching about 70 elephants of all different ages hang around the waterhole, drinking, splashing, cleaning and playing. On the night drive we watched a hyena eat a dead buffalo that was killed the night before by lion. A few male buffaloes were hanging around chasing the hyena ...