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 ...
... with the San people over hunting grounds, private ownership of lands and cattle, wow, the English really did **** off a lot of people! We depart from the caves and make our way back to the lodge via the river walk, surrounded by the scent of wild flowers. The mountains have so much to offer, there are day walks and longer walks with overnight camping in caves, unfortunately our time here is limited. We head out for our final hike of the day, to make sure we are back ...
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 ...
... 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 ...
... the DJ and all of the speakers were. There were a couple of skinny dudes up there jiving but everyone else seemed to be gathering in gender groups in other areas of the bar. A couple of the girls decided to get up and dance and I decided that I have no inhibition left and joined them. The couple dancers and DJ welcomed us with shouts and we got down the best that we could. When we began, there was an amazing moment where amidst our wholly comical dancing, the whole place erupted ...
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