Diaz Surrey Street Hotel
Travel Blogs from Randburg
Day 10 Friday, February 22, 2014
I think my granddaughter was a bit scared. She thought she was only doing a floor routine and they scheduled her for all events. She was the youngest and smallest girl there (she was actually 2 heads shorter than the rest.) The Bronze ( a lower level) competition was the first to go and she was the only American competing at this level so she had to ...
No, not a zombie apocalypse film, the end of my tour of South Africa. Having slept in 13 different beds between 12 bus journeys spanning 63 hours, I've still not been able to experience all of SA. It has been an amazing 28 days though. From walking along the waterfront in Cape Town to mixing it with elephants in Kruger NP, via the worlds highest bridge bungee jump and largest gorge swing, I've enjoyed every minute. Nowhere I've been ...
... bits of time creative time into your regular day. ‘I always carry a small sketch book and try to draw a picture or two during my lunch breaks from work.’ Joe admits. Likewise, Menezes carries small canvases to the beach to quickly 'sketch' with paint because she loves the sea. 5. Prioritize. ‘Time management, prioritizing, all things you have heard before—it really does work!’ Menezes urges, ‘There are 24 hours in a ...
... cross paths with a single animal. It was interesting to see the camaraderie between drivers. They would radio each other about sightings and inform other passing cars as well. Upon seeing something remarkable, our vehicle would quickly be surrounded by others hoping to snap that great shot. Within our first hour on the road, we were so lucky! We spotted a male lion by the road, stretching before starting his day. Very cool! Minutes later, we ...
... beginning? I am
going to tell this story through its characters, as they more than
anything have been my journey so far. And staying true to this
journey with heart, every one of the characters in my story is full
of heart, and has filled mine with joy and warmth.
Cast list - Pt. 1:
Zann Hoad, Freddy, Max, Vinny, Jet
I stood outside the arrivals gate
looking around at a sea of people and wondering if Zann Hoad (the
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service