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... old memorabilia and kuk from the good old days ,laying around. I never order milkshakes, but apparently they are very well know for them, so guess what.........I ordered a chocolate milkshake, which came in a old fruit jar...........needless to say I couldn't finish it. Shared a Diesel Hamburger which was delicious but huge.............
On the road again.........we then saw the well know Ronnie's Sex Shop/Pub, ...
... to relax before dinner at the hotel.
Dinner was a Cape Malay lamb curry that has been on my radar to try. It did not disappoint and I think that I will try and make it when we get home. More good food for breakfast as we watched several staff wash and dry all the guests cars in the parking lot at least twice. It seemed a bit unusual but we were glad to have a nice clean car again.
When we arrived at Warmwaterberg, we spent the night in a 60’s style caravan - you have to see the photos! It was like travelling back in time, with the floral curtains and dated fittings! The seals in the windows were not quite as they used to be, however we put it down to natural ventilation. :)
We didn’t get into the hot baths until ...
... Well, I guess that a sex shop brings in more curious road trippers than just a fruit and vegetable shop.
You can't miss the building as you drive along the highway. There are no other buildings on the road in that area and the letters are big and bright red.
At first, it felt a little weird going into the shop. We felt that people were looking at us in funny ways, but hey, they were ...
... and then a clicking noise from Kirsty. We
stopped to try to find out what was wrong and ended up with me
driving and Mike walking alongside trying to hear what was wrong. In
the end we phoned for a tow truck at midday. We ended up sitting by
the side of the road and at 10 pm we gave up and went to bed. ...
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