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Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn
... at an ostrich farm and then checking into our B & B for the night. The ostrich farm was interesting and silly- they have ostrich-back races, which a few young women from Chicago partook of. Of course, we weren’t all that interested in eating ostriches or buying ostrich leather products, but it was neat to learn
about them. In a nutshell, they are ...
... meerkats). Besides encounters with different animals they also offer free guided tours. I was really impressed by this place and as a true animal lover I could stay there forever, just observing their fascinating creatures.
After entering the Cango Wildlife Ranch we took a free guided tour which was pretty amazing. Our guide was only 18 years old but his knowledge made him much older. He presented us almost all animals they had in the ranch. Besides stark facts ...
Today is Destination Middle of Nowhere, aka Oudtshoorn in the Karoo, via Ronnie's Sex Shop.
Before hitting the open road again, we enjoy a leisurely breakfast at Noordehoek Village Market with Greg and Jamie. These people are smart. They’ve put a play area immediately beside the eating area. We are able to have an adult breakfast at a table and Jamie is able to have a kid-style breakfast running in and out of the ...
... cleaned. The water stank and the fish were hard *******s but it was fun and i think every labourer was there to help :) After lunch we spent most of the afternoon socialising before a early finish to feed the tigers....my fav job so far :) Chilled night to follow.
Friday - Our last day working on the ranch and i cant even begin to tell you how sad i am. First off we went hunting again with Eugene, I have to experience it. So we headed to a farm ...
... I must have burnt them at the beach yesterday on the hot sand or something... Then it came to me....malaria fricking tablets make ur skin more sensitive to the sun....but my hands and feet???!!!! So weird!!! So I reluctantly, RELUCTANTLY put socks on with my Birkenstocks, really not a good look but my feet were burning in the sun!!! So when I realised this at lunch we were all sat round on the chairs and I had a bit of a freak out and thought oh my god I don't want to be ...
Other places to stay in Oudtshoorn
Cnr. Baron von Rheede and Van Der Riet Streets, Oudtshoorn, 6620, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn | 1 star hotelfrom $57
Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Farm Voorbedacht Maatjiesrivier, Oudtshoorn, Western Capeq, 6625, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Northstreet 51, Oudtshoorn | 4 star hotelfrom $85