Cabanas, Sun City
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Watch out Valley of the Waves we are coming in tomorrow & spending the day going CRAZY!!!
... with it! Didn’t see any of the big animals, but had some great up close sightings of giraffe and zebra, and zillions of wildebeest! In the heat of the day when the animals are all resting out of the sun, we thought it a good time for us to have a rest too, so here we are back at the hotel drinking beers and updating the blog! We are going to head back into the park around 4pm when it has cooled down a little, in the hope we might be able to
find some lion. Fingers crossed!!!
Here we are again already. This internet thing is working quite well! We survived the Joburg traffic this morning though it was a bit stressful! Not exactly excited about the drive back in again. We did ok though! Leaving the city we passed a sign "Hijacking area next 4kms". Not sure of the point of this - why would hijackers hijack cars specifically where there is a warning sign?? Anyway maybe the ...
... warthogs. Unlike yesterday where we saw many kudu, so far today we had not seen any.
We arrived back at 1pm from our morning drive. We were hungry, hot and tired. After a filling lunch consisting of sandwiches with last night’s leftovers, we had a little siesta.
We got back in the car again at 3:30pm for our afternoon drive. We drove past Tilodi Dam again hoping to see the hippos from earlier on. They were still there, bobbing about in the water. ...
So today is the day I have been waiting for all my life - to pet a lion. After breakfast we headed to the lion park. It is a place where they rehabilitate lions and raise lions rejected by their moms. Eventually they are released to game reserves to hunt for themselves. We were allowed into an area with three lions aged 4, 5 and 6 months. I was the first one in and made my way right up to the lions. ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking