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Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn
... and crawling through small cave holes. Every so often my **** would get wedged (Kim kardashian - if you're on the off chance reading this- I would not recommend this activity for you!). Although it was scary was great fun! If you stay at paradise backpackers you get a discount too #bargain. Now on route to hermanus on the baz ...
... saw right on the main road - our Hungarian friend, Peter! We stopped, said 'Hi' and talked about what each of us had done for the past 3 days. What a co-incidence.
On we went and then made a turn towards the city of George. We headed north on N9/12 national road through the mountains to the other side through the Outeniqua Pass.
This 800m pass ranks as one of the world's most scenic road passes. Every time we went over a ...
... Python. It eats mammals and birds. Females reach 16 - 18 feet and 120 – 150 pounds while males reach 12 - 14 feet and 85-100 pounds. Albinism is the lack of melanin in the skin so the skin is white or pinkish. Since pigments give the eyes their color albinos have red eyes (so colored from the blood vessels).
- Southern Rock Python. It eats typically mammals. It has no venom. It grows up to 5 m. It lays between 20 and 100 large eggs. These ...
... We are notable famished and we glance down the road. Yup, it’s long. It’s long and equally deserted. As they say, a bird in the hand is better than two in the bush… I have a bacon quiche and Erik orders bobotjie (pronounced-ish ‘ba-boeur-tee’), a Cape Malay dish which has been adopted by the Afrikaans. The Cape Malays were slaves from Malaysia brought to the Cape by the Dutch East India Company. It’s basically ...
... the lions for the first time and it went down a treat.By the end they were covered in blood and looked like they had red lipstick on. We also gave two small lollies to the servals but they were less then impressed lol. After lunch we decided to bond and say our goodbyes with Toni to all the cheetahs and bat eared foxes. So sad :( We also had some time with Bambam and checked on Prickles and Penny. We left the ranch early to get ready for our Braii. It was ...
Other places to stay in Oudtshoorn
Cnr. Baron von Rheede and Van Der Riet Streets, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $81
PO. Box 370, Oudtshoorn | 1 star hotelfrom $57
5 Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Farm Voorbedacht Matjiesrivier, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $111
51 North Street, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $85