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Travel Blogs from Bloemfontein
Heading for the town of Bloemfontein to visit a national museum unfortunately
we could not get anywhere to park as it is in the middle of the town. We then
headed for the Boer War museum and managed to just get around before
it closed. It was extremely interesting and went into a lot of
detail about the Concentration camps, which were first introduced by
the British so that the men would have no one to go back to for ...
Downhill skating is an extreme sport that requires specialised equipment that will ensure good performance and guarantee you are safe while you push the limits of your sport. Good quality head protection is essential and can save you from serious injury.When choosing your gear check the safety rating, there are international safety ratings for helmets and these tests ensure ...
... in Addo to find we had been moved to another guest house because of double booking. Annoyed to start with but then realised we have better accommodation at same price so all resolved!
Left Bloemfontein 08.45 arrived Addo 16.55 - a long day but a good journey.
Early dinner then spent the evening looking at photos and listening to ...
Our journey will take us from the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic and we will travel over 2,500 miles. Some days you had to ignore all the tourist and adventurous stuff and just drive. That is what we did on Sunday and Monday. Our destination was the Addo Elephant Park.
To go west after leaving ...
... in the States, this constructed village told the story of the Basotho people who lived in the area from their initial customs to how their customs, housing, and clothing changed. We got to visit the king and hear about the ways in which the men interacted, how the healer healed people and got to see traditional Basotho family dwellings from the 1600s, 1700s and 1800s. It was fabulously interactive with people getting to try on traditional ...
Other places to stay in Bloemfontein
202 Nelson Mandela Drive, Bloemfontein | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Cnr Nelson Mandela Drive & Parfitt Avenue, Bloemfontein | 3 star hotelfrom $94
101 Henry St, Bloemfontein | 4 star hotelfrom $103
Cnr. Nelson Mandela and Melville Drive, Bloemfontein | 3 star hotelfrom $131
Bloem Plaza, East Burger Street, Bloemfontein | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Dersley Street 10, Bayswater, 9300, Bloemfontein | 5 star hotelfrom $99
Rochester Road, Bantry Bay, 8001, Bloemfontein | Hotelfrom $138
17 Markgraaff Street 9300, Bloemfontein | Hotelfrom $11
19 President Street Steyn Avenue, 9301, Bloemfontein | Hotelfrom $61