Singita Sweni Lodge
Travel Blogs from Kruger National Park
... where she was hiding. We were told that this time of year it is the hardest to see the animals since the grass is at it highest after their rainy season so the sandals are hiding in the bushes and they are hard to see. As well they are not as active since it is very cool in the morning so they stay in protected areas.
We were very lucky to see two giraffes but were unable to find any zebras. As we were driving back to Lion Sands Ismael told ...
... at the little stalls and ended up buy an big 20lb wooden hippo...it was one of those "had to have it" moments and then we realised it was probably not the best purchase when you are traveling hehehe
Anthony found a butcher and bought his first taste of biltong (like jerky) and was addicted...i have to agree tho it was very good...not dry and chewy like jerky...it was like a rare meat with seasoning..yummm!!!
Happy Birthday to me! Happy Birthday to me! Happy birthday dear...ah never mind. I've had my birthday on the road a few times now, and to be honest it's usually not that great an experience. I find myself taking stock of my life, engaging in unhealthy moments of introspection, never confident that my choices have been....Oooo look! A rhino! Two of those beautifully poachable animals lie right ...
... our doors and some very harsh rules which would imply zero fun factor including NO music at all.
We reach Jo’Burg at a reasonable time have another last supper with the team and head back for some wine as we sit round a little bonfire checking out the Jo’burg skyline at night. The next morning we say goodbye to old and new friends and a very sad hug to Leanne our tour guide. We grab our rental car and head East to Swaziland.
... were absolutely gutted. The next available slot to go to Robben Island was Saturday but we were leaving on the Thursday! So Cape Town was not being kind to us, shark diving had been cancelled, Robben Island had been cancelled and Table Mountain was still closed due to the weather!
So we had a walk around the V&A waterfront went to the Aquarium and decided to go to the movies to see Skyfall. Dinner was fish and chips before going to bed disappointed. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet