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... to let go and the trainers grabbed your arms as you fall. They offered Glenn a turn and ever suggested he give it a go without the trainers help but that ended about as well as you can imagine, We ended the tour with a "neck massage" which includes you holding a bucket of food in front of you with your back to the ostriches meaning the have to bend bang and stretch over you to feed. We then had turns standing or sitting on ostrich eggs ...
... to an ostrich farm which is quite interesting if a little touristy. The tour includes having a hug with an ostrich, sitting on an ostrich and also riding an ostrich!! And there are some brave, or silly, enough to have a go at these activities. One guy was even sucked in to having an ostrich "massage"!! After all this fun and also having petted three day old ostriches guess what we got to have for lunch?! ...
... at higher elevation. A Dutch couple who had travelled on the Baz Bus from Cape Town shared the ride with us to Oudtshoorn.
What attractions did Oudtshoorn have for us that we chose it as our first destination on the fabled Garden Route? Oudtshoorn had plenty to offer in the form of Ostrich farms (where one can ride Ostriches or get kissed by one!), mountain caves, wildlife ranches, but we were not interested in these. We were looking for a ...
Monday – We started the day with otter feeding and training with Speckles and Freckles. We then bonded with the lemurs on lemur island whilst given them their breakfast. We then joined Garth's tour for a while. After tea time, we did some enrichment with the meerkats and gave them the meal worm and silk worm lollies we made last week which they loved, we also gave some to Xena the red squirrels and the monkeys who equally enjoyed them. We ...
... the American Indian being displaced and the South African displacement. I think we all agreed that there wasn’t much difference, the greatest difference being that the South African movement was on a much larger scale.
We went to the Colony Restaurant in the Queens Hotel for dinner. Once again we shared a lovely bowl of soup and had a very nice meal and a couple glasses of wine by the ...
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