Peermont Metcourt at Taung
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Today we were to do our large game drive, we got all the breakfast stuff together and we set off.
Little did we know that we would see something that the game driver who had done daily game drives for 18 years, had never seen.
The day started well with us seeing a white rhino in the bushes next to our road within 10 minutes, we carried on and came across a whole herd of Zebra including 3 foals and then again, within ...
Today was the day! Sam and Emily’s first ever official African Safari! Due to the 6am start, we simply grabbed a rusk (a south african cake that is hard like a biscuit) and some coffee and boarded the land rover.
This was no ordinary land rover though, it was a specially modified land rover with 4 rows of bench seats under a canopy, we boarded and set off and instantly it ...
Do you know who the "Big Five" are? In the park the big five are, elephants, buffalo, rhino, lion, and the leopard. All of these are amazing to watch. So we are hoping to see all of them here in this park.
After last night's adventure, we still got up at 4:30 a.m. after all we are here to see the big five. The gate to the park opens at 5:30 a.m. We are in line waiting our turn to go in, but ...
This afternoon we left Cape Town, but before that I took a stroll to where all the vendors set up. As I was crossing the street, there were about five police cars, lights blinking. policemen standing around, and I saw one with a machine gun. I don't know what was happening, but one policeman was pointing to all of us to continue on our way. None of us stopped to ask questions. So I continued ...
... disappointing holes like Beaufort West we had seen on the way here. Decked out with antiques and refurbished it was a delight and surrounded by cottages from a similar period. It was also great value for money.
That night we walked through town past old shops and a church to the local pub, where we had a traditional pub meal with all its Boer meat splendour. A portion of lamb chops here was actually three chops.
The next morning ...