Travel Blogs from Constantia
... everything. Afrikaans is a language with old Dutch words (before our times!) and so many words are so funny! It sounds a bit like Belgium and Dutch farmer language.
This part is maybe only our Dutch readers, don't know if others will understand the humor of it!
Bodybuilder = lichaamsbouwer
punaise = duimspijker
pickup truck = motorbakkie
elevator = hijsbakkie
email = E-pos
... it on tape. After much activity in this part of the reserve we headed to the lion’s den. The first thing we see as we crawl our way past the second gate was a smaller enclosure and another watering hole. The other group that we originally were to go with was leaving as we made our way in. As they left in their bigger stadium seat trucks we see two males and 4 females in this 100X100 yard section and we drive right in with our Toyota truck and ...
... feel great to accomplish it though. I felt in pretty good shape, surprisingly. However I cannot say I looked good doing it. Parts of the mountain that were straight up and down I found myself nearly crawling as I scaled up. Yikes!! The good part was that the weather was absolutely gorgeous, almost too hot even, with the sun beating down on us nearly the entire climb. The mountain has many days where it’s impassable due to inclimate weather and fog so we got very lucky today. ...
... recommend them.
For those that are interested in socializing, check out a place called Cafe Caprice (order the Big Five and say hi to Simone!). Great place with great people!
Sadly, all good things come to an end and it's time to say goodbye to South Africa. Having traveled well over 5000 Kms on motorbike and seeing some of the most amazing things this country has to offer.
Thank you to everyone who made this trip ...
... yellow and pink and green, orange and purple and blue' rainbow song and it's really lovely when they sing it - I'm going to try and get a video of them singing it before I go.
This weeks theme is 'Opposites' and Porshe used the example of 'Teacher Porshe is thin, teacher Rebecca is fat!' and they all copied her and did the actions of a big round person. I'm so glad that I'm able to laugh at myself because they were all there going 'thin, fat' and once ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services