De Oude Meul
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- Swimming pool
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Turns out Santa does come to the other side of the world, well i say santa its more like me dressed up in a santa outfit. John wondered whi it was walking threw the house in a santa suit. Claire bought him one aswell so we ended up kicking about in them for a while. It still didnt feel like christmas at all, even when we were openjng the presents we got each other. After that it got to hot and i couldnt hack the beard ...
... Stalactites and stalagmites, and a variety of strange formations made for a great underground walk.
And just when we thought we were done with Oudtshoorn, we saw a sign hanging from a post suggesting that if we stayed the night we could go on a meerkat safari first thing in the morning. Meerkats are one of the African Shy 5 (the others being the aardvark, the aardwolf, the bat-eared fox, and the porcupine) and we had never seen one in the wild ...
... by having just two toes on each foot.
... a cobra. Luckily both whilst driving.
We dined at Kalinka, Oudtshoorn's best restaurant and it was beautiful. Very expensive for SA standard but great value for us.
The whole Karoo area is full with ostriches. We have given the Cango Caves a miss as we thought it was too touristy, but maybe should have done them. Instead we did a small hike to one of the waterfalls and just relaxed at the ...
... fun part of the day was getting to play with the tiger cubs. I don’t know what’s gotten into me, but I just love interacting with these types of animals these days. I really want to see a panther, but I don’t think they have them down this far in Africa.
After leaving the ranch, the sun was well into setting. We set off for Mossel Bay, but unfortunately missed a turn in the dark, and ended up 3 hours away ...