Travel Blogs from Manzini
... which the reserve is really famous for.
Although the park boasts that you are more likely to see rhinos here than anywhere else in Africa, the guides were not willing to tell us, how many animals they had in the park, as poaching is a big threat - the same amount of rhino horn is sold for a higher price than gold on the black market, which is why every day 2-3 rhinos are being killed for their horn in South ...
... Swazi nous sert de guide dans un ancien village reconstitué, genre
UPPER CANADA VILLAGE mais en plus petit... nous apprenons qu'un
village est constitu é d'une seule famille: le pere qui a sa case a lui
tout seul sa mere qui joue un grand role de``
réconciliation et d'apaisement dans le village``
de ses épouses a 3 cases: une pour faire les repas, une pour faire la
biere et une pour dormir... le plus vieux des garçons a sa case, ainsi
... The building technique is magic - no concrete! Once the foundations are down, you just stack pressed mud bricks on top of each other and give it a skim of cement plaster. Brilliant! - but I'm not sure that Building Control in the UK would be too impressed. The plumbing was done by a gang from the US and as soon as the septic tank is finished, we'll be able to stop using the pit latrine. Alicia was a little ...
... Once we got near Reilly’s Rock Hilltop Lodge the roads were horrible and DIRT, or should I say MUD. We only had about 2 kms to go to get to our hotel, but it was mostly up hill. It was a very stressful situation for both of us. We really didn’t think we’d make it without getting stuck. Eldon was sweating bullets the whole time, as was I. We got there safely at 6:00, got checked in and told dinner would be served at ...
In my last entry I told you about a remarkably good week that I had at the beginning of the month. Sad to say the 2 weeks that followed were remarkably terrible. I've been stuck at sight, sick, bitten, kicked, hit, and abandoned on more than one occasion. I guess that this is just Newton’s law at work. My good luck couldn’t last.
I’ve had a low grade fever for the last 2 weeks and although I haven’t been all that sick I have felt just ...