Zimbali Beach Estate
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Today we left the hotel and had a quick tour of Durban and then visited the Indian market which cost a few rand! Great market for traditional Zulu wares and Indian spices. Now I need more cash.
On the bus and a drive out of Durban north to meet our boat for the river cruise. This was a long drive but necessary to get us into the area ...
... Bushmen. They were hunter-gatherers who lived in caves. In Afrikaans, Drakensberg means "Dragon Mountains" and in Zulu uKhahlamba means "Barrier of Spears". The mountains cover an area of approximately 1000km and are divided into the northern, central and southern berg regions. Our journey today takes us the the central berg and a region called Giants Castle. Typically, the first 20 minutes of our road trip consists of me 'back-seat-driving' and my husband getting ...
The day started early with much excitement, a nice change to the rather stressful last while. We got the final things packed and headed to the airport where we enjoyed a R20 breakfast with my mom and Pet. Waving goodbye brought tears to my eyes - the sadness of saying goodbye (even if only for a few months), the excitement of the journey ahead and the relief of having successfully pried our hands off our ...
... with sea view a lucky option. They are mainly holiday lets owned by big men in Jo’burg sick of making a killing in high season and having his place destroyed by all too eager 18 year old Afrikaans holiday makers.
Later in a café by the beach we met two UK doctors stuffed with the same frustatration regarding the paper work to start work. Coming out early to try and hurry things they have now been waiting over a month. There are ...
... Although, it was already a very different to the West Africa we left behind us.
Back then a night of persistent harrying by mosquitoes in the sweltering lofty airport departure hall of Duala airport and the confiscation of our motor bike taxi man's vehicle by the military had added to our confusion. This time the only confusion we felt was our own making.
I could see the bush through the windows of our pristine hire car. It was very clean and very ...
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