Lone Creek River Lodge
Travel Blogs from Sabie
... off to Long Tom pass. We drove for 21 kms and on the left-hand side of the road was a replica of a Creusot siege cannon. This monument marks the spot where, from 8 to 11 September 1900, two of these cannons were used for the last time by the Boer commandos against the British army. The cannons - with their long barrels - were nicknamed the "Long Toms" by the British forces. We stopped off here ...
Day : 420
Temperature : 20 degrees
Weather : Mixed
Change of plans. We decided to come up to Sabie to see some of the awesome scenery in the area and take a trip into Kruger National Park rather than go straight to Mozambique, since we were actually in the area anyway.
And so the following morning, in FREEZING temperatures, we drove up to Graskop and onto The Pinnacle and God's Window. The landscapes were amazing, ...
... decided I must have sprained it (and also bruised my @rse because that was a bit tender too). I got back in as T was busy bandaging A and said that he now had a copy cat to join him with gravel rash, showing my elbow. I decided first prioritry was to have a shower and clean my graze and check my @rse was ok too. While doing so I realised my elbow was also really sore so mentioned to the guys afterwards that I may have sprained that too. I asked T to complete the Attendance Log while ...
... it was like it was never going to end, we joked we’d wake up to find it still shooting, haha.
Because today is New Years we get the day off (a relief for me to get out of the heat a little), however the work doesn’t stop. We’ve had issues with one of our workers that had to be sorted out. I’m going to start a bit of a clean of the kitchen today too, my OCD tendancies require me to at some point, ...
... through them which I'm glad we did as there was no way we were to know there was lights inside. Some areas we couldn't take photos as it would've startled the bats (yip they were there... shudder) but they were still really cool. Inside there were two seperate arena areas where apparently they have had shows inside the caves, we kept saying that would be such an awesome experience to see a show ...
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