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... Ocean and joined what seemed like half the population of Plettenberg Bay in having lunch in the Lookout Deck Restaurant - it was heaving. We were lucky to get a table (it is school holidays at the moment).
My dish to share was my honeyed Prawns and Rice. Delicious.
We have an early start tomorrow - to head off again to find our elephant friends.
... about it in my Coast to Coast guide . I was picked up by an incredibly friendly and radical Afrikaner named Leon who only ever referred to me as "Boston Bro" and was inextricably connected to the world of surfing in the Garden Route. His general easygoing attitude made me even more excited to sandboard The Dragon, and that enthusiasm seemed to be contagious when we met up with Eloise and Scott, a South African couple that would be joining us. We all ...
Day 9 - Thursday 21/04/11
We moved on from Swellendam this morning quite early after visiting an interesting looking Dutch Reform Church. We headed to the Western Cape's coast and stopped at a couple of small shops on the way for the daily intake of biltong. The one farm shop called the Blue Crane stood out amongst the rest with "The Cheeky Chef" telling us all about what real chefs should pick up from her shop. We ended up with a Cranberry and ...
... the other caves I've been too. The main difference was that these were very dry caves since we were in a semi-dessert area so it was actually humid instead of cold in there.
After the caves we wanted a semi early night and headed for Mossel Bay. I had this great idea to stay in a cheap hostel on the beach because I wanted to wake up to the waves and walk out onto the beach (literally it was only steps away). The hostel was ...
We picked up our nippy Hyundai and cruised towards Mossel Bay. Its always good to be driving after a few months of buses, planes, trains, taxis, jeepneys, boats and tricycles. We stayed in a quirky train parked right next to the main beach in Mossel Bay. It was comfortable enough, although I couldn't fit in if I lay straight.
Sunday was the day that I’d been dreading for nearly two years. ...
Other places to stay in Wilderness
N2 Wilderness, Wilderness | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Dumbleton Road, Wilderness | Hotelfrom $57
PO Box 12002, Garden Route Mall, George, 6546, Wilderness | 5 star hotelfrom $120
Cnr George & Owen Grant Roads, Wilderness | 4 star hotelfrom $100