Travel Blogs from Kruger National Park
... drinks and snacks. This evening there were 18 people at the lodge with 8 of the 9 rooms occupied. We had a lovely dinner outside on the patio. The food was delicious with a good variety of entrees including duck, beef, Dorrado and a vegetarian option. After dinner a staff member walked us back to our rooms. Francois, Maryse and Shen are in the closest cabin and we said goodnight. After leaving then our guide pointed out ...
... it is tipping it down! Had to pop up our tents and find some shelter! We went to a traditional village and were given a tour which was followed by the most amazing African singing and tribal dancing in the coolest circular woven hut. It was loud and authentic and a good way for our trip to begin! We were made a traditional meal of chicken stew, pap (like porridge ...
... the bay.
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Our next stop is Addo Elephant Park, which is the final game drive we do on the trip. We see the largest number of elephants together at the watering hole throughout the hole trip and catch sight of some yellow tailed mongoose as well as some meerkats and Susie and Dave's first rhino sighting. We spend our last night at a very outback and weird chalet with some of the dodgyest home paintings hanging on our walls, a clowder of cats awaiting ...
... with free wine to get the evening started. After dinner we headed down Long Street which is party street in Cape Town, found ourselves a bar and danced our way into 2013.
New Years day Michael and I made our way to the V&A waterfront for our trip to Robben Island to see where Nelson Mandela was held prisoner for 18 years. Although it was a lovely sunny day it was quite windy and because of this the tours to Robben Island had been cancelled. Michael ...
South Africa has General Attitude as high employment, violent crime,huge wealth inequality, and a high rate of HIV infections. Families are small live as a nuclear unit generally are close knit.As 2 children at the most. Black Africans live in extened families as more than 2 children. Housing for whites usually have the largest and most expensive houses. Urban blacks live in a formal settlements called shantytowns. (Iron,wood,cardboard,single room no elect, outside water ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Fitness/Health center