Peermont Metcourt at Taung
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
Travel Blogs from Kimberley
... time to relax before preparing for afternoon teas. After that we will visit the mining town of Kimberley. It is the only stop we do before boarding the train again for more indulgence. Dinner will be at 7.30pm. I expect there will be more drinking ...
Up at 5am - yikes, it wasn't easy!
We could smell the dead rhino long before we got to it and made sure we weren't downwind of it as we watched the lion trying to chew his way into it for breakfast......mmmmmm, yum!
We were late getting back to the lodge for breakfast as the safari Jeep got a puncture. John was the handyman and helped our tour guide replace it. The rest of us helped by drinking coffee and watching.
A very decent breakfast ...
After months of saving the day has finally arrived ,Bhanga Nek here we come.But first the horrific Johannesburg traffic to pick up the bait from all out angling in Centurion.Just a quick reminder of why i hate the city so much.Now why would i go back to Rustenburg i am already half way to Vanderbijlpark.might as well head straight ...
... bird, the white quilled bustard.
As usual, we stayed too long and as a result had to get a bit of a move on. We wanted to be at our next destination, Madikwe Game Reserve, by 3pm. We followed the long straight road towards Gabarone and entered the reserve. The roads were poor and it was hard going. We did have a sneak peek at some zebras and elephants en route though. Eventually we arrived at ...
We left the Vanzylsrus Hotel with heavy hearts this morning. We have had a lovely time in this unique place and could easily have stayed another few days.
A simple drive to Mafeking is all we had to do today and the road was long and straight and empty. We arrived at around 3 pm and found our guest house, the Ashden, to be a peaceful, green haven of loveliness so we stayed there for the rest of the afternoon.
Dinner was a quick and cheap affair at Ocean Basket. Not bad fish and ...