The Farmhouse Hotel
Travel Blogs from Langebaan
We used to come to Langebaan in the early 80's when I was in the Air Force. If you blinked you missed the town. There used to be a boat on the lagoon called the Big Bunny... I think. Friday night parties on the Big Bunny was hectic. 30 Air Force guys and 3 waitresses... Langebaan is a completely different town now. It reminds me a bit of what happened to Hermanus.... lost its flair through over ...
... night and went to "Die Stal", the local hangout, for dinner. R45 got me braaivleis consisting of a chicken sosatie, pork chop, wors, salad and a bun. The wine was only R10 per glass and it was not bad at all. Needles to say I had more than one Jameson after dinner ...
My first week at work went really well. After a great weekend I felt really ready to tackle whatever challenges were thrown at me, and to get me started I was invited to all the production, sales and services meetings to help me understand more about how we run things here in Paarl. Without going into all the boring\exciting details, I spent the week learning about the business and even was included in the decision making process of how to install a new press we are bringing ...
... the hour, so watch this space for Thursday, lol. Many embarrassing pics of me and a surfboard to follow I am sure, lmao.
So, after a good breakfast we hit the road to Langebaan which was wonderful, just to have the beamer on the open road again was excellent, although Janet had a ************ the back of the bike due to the strong Westerly wind and the fact that she was sitting higher than me.
After arrival ...
... Passeio: Port Alfred!
Muitos beijos e paz no coração
Elis e Ryall
Hi from the West coast of South Africa
Where the water is freezing but the scenery more than makes up for the cold water. As you all know from our last entry we stayed in a small town called Langebaan, in a beautiful house owned by my Dad’s cousin Briers. With breath taking sea views and everything. Langebaan in found in a huge bay that forms a lagoon, so on one side you ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking