The Russel Hotel

Address: Graham Street, Knysna, Western Cape, 6570, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Graham Street, Knysna, is near The Cango Caves, Knysna Elephant Park, Outeniqua Transport Museum, and Le Spa Tranquille.
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      Travel Blogs from Knysna


      A travel blog entry by victoriacronk on Nov 03, 2014

      1 comment

      ... ourselves geared up and boyy was there some gear. First there was a full length wetsuit, followed by a half length wetsuit, then there was a weird nappy looking thing that protected your bum, then a buoyancy aid, helmets, carabiner and clipping gear and finally our little booties. Feeling less than comfortable we piled in the back of the buccy and headed off. It was a serious start with a hefty abseil down the steep gorge. It wasn't easy but it was ...

      Shoppppinngggggg and Cheetah's

      A travel blog entry by victoriacronk on Nov 02, 2014

      1 comment

      ... the wildlife centre. After a short ride we arrived at the centre were they support a wildlife rehabilitation centre using the money from the animals that are kept at the park. The animals in the park are variety of either rescued animals or previously captive animals that cannot be released into the wild. We were shown a around the park on a guided tour an introduced to the caracal which was a the biggest of the small cats. We then got to see a leopard ...

      Tree, Bridge, Big Cats, New Camera!!!

      A travel blog entry by danib1985 on Oct 12, 2012

      27 photos

      ... blue cram e, tortoise etc... Was great to see. Even though they were behind bars, we went in most enclosures, it was just leopard that we couldn't go in as they will kill you! Cheetahs can scratch you but would test a human.....apparently! There was a time I was worried, we went in the cheetahs bit and as we were about to go in he is hissing at us and I said to the guide are u sure this is ok?! He was like yes yes just don't scream, he may come over to ...

      Adventures with bicycles and restaurants.

      A travel blog entry by watercycler on Mar 30, 2011

      4 photos

      ... I'm going to pay for the bike parts I need.
      Anyway, I took a little ride up into the Baviaans mountains before coming down to Knysna and seeing if I couldn't find a way to earn some money to pay for the frame I need. My lovely old steel frame giant iguana having been destroyed in an accident a few weeks previously. I've been riding a very unsatisfactory suspended frame ever since and I dislike it so much ...

      Angry Costal Waters.. oh and I jumped off a bridge

      A travel blog entry by bniester on Oct 07, 2010

      1 comment, 19 photos

      ... 5:00pm .. no truck.. I'm now in full blown Africa **** crisis having made a trip to the facility every 15 minutes.. 5:30pm no truck.. finally we call Clive.. who walks over to our cabins to find our truck there.. he puts us on with our driver.. who then blames US for not telling him when and where to pick him up. Colm finally has gotten angry about the situation and finally gets him to shut up and just come pick us up.. finally 6pm , 1.5 hours after ...