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Bulungula is not for the faint-hearted. But going there certainly gives one perspective.
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W2fullthrottle stayed here on Dec 23, 2015 during their trip titled: Cape to Katse.
There was a drought in the land 23 June 2015
An early morning message woke me from my sleep. The repeated reminder to pick up my message dragged me from my bed to my phone charging itself away on the kitchen bench. As I tried to open my bleary eyes and squinted to try and focus, I could see that there were three messages ….. all of them with the same message. Please bring water with you to Candu when you come tomorrow, we have no water !!!
Before I ...
Since my first trip to South Africa in 2012 I have been hearing about this mysterious, serene, majestic and peaceful place called “Candu” which is in the Eastern Cape state of South Africa, about an 8-10 hour drive south east of Durban.
Candu is also home to the Xhosa Tribe peoples who have lived and farmed the Eastern Cape area for over 300 years. Candu is also on the main N2 south highway that runs from Durban and down to ...
When we first got to Africa we were blessed to meet Tim and Helen Morse who have become amazing friends. At the time we met they came and stayed with us and Tim, who had been to South Africa many times before showed me lots of amazing pictures and particularty of a place called "Candu" that he said "If you get to go anywhere, this is where you must go"
Candu is a township about an hour and half out of East London on the way ...
... welts with intense itchiness to boot.The reaction didn't go down until I took antihistamines a few days later. A bit of a bummer but on the positive side we did manage to go for a snorkel with some humpback whales which was incredible! The massive barnacle speckled creatures were quite happy to let us observe them for a bit before elegantly diving down and out of sight into the endless blue. Truly spectacular and totally worth the jellyfish sting :) The surf wasn't ...