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After a truly wonderful six months of working, traveling and adventuring, we unexpectedly ended up at home. We were torn between feeling like our adventure was not yet over and being over ...
... with Leon and Cam. We all caught the same wave together at one point, but I didn’t last so long. Haha. It was so much fun and so peaceful to be out on the ocean. There were a lot of surfers out that first evening. It’s a really cool environment: everyone out on their boards just hanging out and watching for the next wave. I will tell you more about my surfing next, I promise!!
... woke up the next morning absolutely REEKING of the stuff. That taste stayed with me for the whole of boxing day, urgh.
Boxing day was quiet - we laid around suffering and watching movies... followed by an early night. The bad point to the day was discovering my camera had broken - not happy about that at all! So, Monday I took myself off on an (unsuccesful) trek around all of the local shopping centres. Four hours I walked around and couldn't find the camera I ...
... and shown the ropes... the place is 90% birds, caged birds... not the "endangered wildlife" they told us was there... but whatever, everyone is nice, we'll deal with it.
Our first full day we all had different peolpe to follow to learn what to do... here is the routeen:
Get the Dishes from the cleaning area (where they wash down the dishes with cold water and no soap), Prep the food (which is dog food, bread, ...
Off along the rest of the N2 Garden Route.
Wonder where we will end up tonight? Aim is to get to Jeffreys Bay. wonder if the surf will be up? We had been advised no need to go all the way to Port Elizabeth.
Then we ...