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... part sugar-cane, and as one
could expect with this group, a large part set aside and managed
solely as pristine wildlife habitat. Many of these farms have been in
the same family for several generations and their knowledge of the
history of the area is extensive. As we would drive or walk they
would keep up a constant stream of information:
“Over here is where King Dingaan created a shrine of sorts to
contain his ...
... traffic free. We stopped at a service station and had a burger and chips. Jackie declared that she definitely wasn't having steak tonight! Jackie also went to panic mode about now, disaster of all disasters, she believed she had not packed her hair straighteners. We then had a lengthy conversation about how she would do her hair and I had to promise that I wouldn't moan if her went fluffy. Of course, I never moan! We ...
... lunch since Craig was driving and couldn't- ha ha!
After lunch we started our waterfall drive- seeing three different ones. Some required a bit of a walk so we were on the lookout for snakes (none found) and Craig managed to crack his toe so was bleeding everywhere (can snakes smell blood? maybe that's just sharks???) but the waterfalls were all really beautiful (and Craig's toe was fine!).
We rolled into Graskop ...
... Gods Must be Crazy) and Wonder view, which are basically the same viewpoint of the area...very nice views. We drove to Echo Cave, but didn't go in as they said it takes like two hours to hike. So, we headed back and visiting the Three Rondavels along the way, a natural rock formation that resembles a rondavel, or traditional African-style house. Then we stopped by Bourke's Luck Potholes, an area known for its natural swirling whirlpools (in high season). It's ...
... back I nearly ran into 2 Common Duiker. If I was going at day time speed I’m sure there would have been an incident but luckily I slowed down and got to see them. Very cool. (Though I’d have much rather seen the porcupine that F saw as he was driving back.) So I’ve gotten back and sorted out some of the shopping we received and now it’s time for pizza before maybe a movie then off to bed too see how tomorrow ...