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Stamping the ground
Yesterday we crossed into the tiny country of Swaziland. I said tiny as it measures just 200 x 130 km. Half of it is made up of steep mountains with the roads leading over 1600 meter high passes. Swaziland was always separate from South Africa and in the days of Apartheid and strict laws, many South Africans came here to let their hair down as they ...
We drove to Zwasiland today, that is a country inside another country. The have their own king.
We were very high in the mountains today about 1600 meters that is 5 times higher than Mount Tambourine!
I was getting dizzy a few times so I asked RIchard if he had another spot for me to sit when he opened the door. and guess what, of course he made me happy giving me my own place in the door.
Ok Amy, I hope you like the pictures. ...
... yum!!!!! Seriously yum and filling! Went back for juice and pastries and at approximately 8:20am we headed to the foyer and waited... Until we saw a man look at us... Continue to reception desk.. Look back at us and mutter the word Australia.. then looked back at us again- yep it's us! We got into the car feeling a tiny bit uneasy.. As there was silence and then he introduced himself again and asked if we wanted to buy groceries for the family which was a definite! He took ...
... Planet to see what to do for our next leg to Mozambique. An expensive visa ($80 per person), plus we need 2 triangles, 2 reflective jackets, an SA sticker for the car, and who knows what else. If it's anything like Cameroon, it'll be made up on the spot. Looking forward to trying to get out of bribing the police when we don't have a word of Portugese between us. Or maybe I'm just too cynical these days....I guess this diary will tell us in a few ...
... have to rent a car and drive.
This brings us to another recently recurring theme - the availability (or otherwise) of automatic transmission rental cars outside the US. During our walking tour of Pretoria, we took time to stop at a couple of car rental agencies and luckily found one that was expecting a suitable vehicle back that night and would be ready to for us at 7:00 a.m. next morning. In the course of our conversation we mentioned to the affable young ...