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Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn
... Football (Barca vs Ajax) Messaged Jess earlier, really pleased that she saw sharks today, she was so disappointed on Sunday, I would have loved to have been there with her but it wasn't to be. Missing her badly today, silly little things like how she smiles when she stretches, how she always says 'do you know what I mean' and how she strokes my forearm, I have literally never felt this close to anyone, I need to keep it cool though and not ruin ...
... most of us had already had breakfast and were standing around….soooooooo….. we decided that to give the sickie a bit of time and allow David a leisurely breakfast some of us went to do the shopping and come back for the sickie, David and some others who were in the lobby. One of the people who was waiting at the bus headed toward the restaurant and so Rick ...
... a few hours and the white goes clear - looks kinda wierd. We also had a lesson in making "Roostekoek"(?) a bread that is cooked over coals from the owner of our hostel. We drove up the crazy Swartberg Pass, (poor rental car!) - first gear all the way! We also went to a local game lodge and spent a well worth it 20 minutes one on one with their ...
... some very narrow passages..... scary :( i waited in the peaceful dark cave alone. We had some lunch at the caves before going to Garretts for a afternoon of beers in the pool :) bliss considering the 38 degrees heat today....no complaints tho. We then spent the evening with pizza in front of a film.... cant wait for next week to begin....i just hope it doesnt go too fast :(
... As you can see he passed calmly.)
There are many of the usual game, also smaller creatures. At one waterhole where you are allowed to get out of your car, we spent a lot of time watching tortoises. You need time for that. The park also abounds in dung beetles, but although there is elephant dung all over the roads (as a conservation measure for the beetles, you are asked not to drive through it, which is difficult) and we slowed ...
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