Thanda Private Game Reserve
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On Sunday we flew from Port Elizabeth to Durban and then spent several hours on the bus before arriving at Thanda Private Game Reserve. As soon as we arrived at Thanda we were quickly transfered from the bus on to open 4WDs and off to spot the Big 5, being Lion,Elephant, Cheetah, Rhino and Leopard. Within minutes arriving a herd of elephants …
... Vaalharts is situated east of the Harts River and is enclosed from the south by the Vaal River. The canal system consists of a total of 1,176 kilometres of concrete-lined canals. It irrigates a total of 39,820 hectares of licensed land, currently supporting 1,040 irrigation farmers. That number includes roughly 47% of commercial farmers as well as 53% of upcoming small farmers. The scheme also provides industrial water to ...
... He lived in the north of Kimberley, in an area my father would not usually have driven into, and offered to give us an exclusive tour despite suffering a heavy cold.
The centre itself turned out to be an excellent experience. Unfortunately funding cuts had lead to staff cuts and the closure on Saturdays and Sundays. Petrus ignored all of that, opened the centre and showed us the informative video and then guided us up the small hill to see ...
My friend Harm (who works too hard in my opinion and looks a bit like Moses with that beard) is in Kimberley, so I decided to go and visit him since he never visits me. We started in the courtyard of the Halfway House Hotel at around 2 pm ..... and stopped 11 hours later. The way I see it, we skipped at least 5 "get together s" in the last year so we added them all together ... end to end. I heard the sun come up this morning (Saturday 5 ...
... excellent exhibit of what it used to looked like. Some of the buildings are original although not in their original position and then we found pub, a real one too. Well it would have been rude not to sample their refreshments, so a couple of cold beers were had. Time was getting on so we headed back to Bloemfontein for some dinner and a few drinks and prepare for our long trek tomorrow to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet