Hotel Vila Roca
Travel Blogs from Valea Draganului
... we should make the 12 noon church service.
Thanks for all the notes - it is great to get them.
To Chris/ Sue: The reason there are no pictures of Mike biking is that he is always ahead of me and has time to take the pics while he is waiting.
To Kibbon: Thanks for the Ultreia greeting. I guess the right response is et suseia!
That's it for now from the Camino. Will write when we get to Santiago.
Walking day today, so we opted for the shorter $10 instead of spending $25 on the longer one. So had a bit of a lay in, bacon and egg for breakfast and then set off on a long windy path down to the falls. Was really pretty, and we had abit of lunch whilst Dom and Jason jumped in and lasted about 2 mins before coming out it was that cold. Carried on down the hill and ended up on a little path through the woods, ...
Got up at 5.30 and started a drive day in the freezing cold, everyone wrapped up in layers and blankets after another freezing night! Stopped after a couple of hours at a cute little cottage that did fry ups and had a bacon roll, then drove onto the town of Mutare for shopping. Went to the bank, watch Dom run away from cars, and got lunch of cheesy bread with cheese in, and ended up with 6 lollipops ...
After last night Stacey and I decided not to go into Harare with everyone, instead laying in til about 11, which was so good and much needed! Did some washing and then joined some of the others who'd come back from town - only going to the bank and Nandos, just sitting in the sun for ages whilst some people went on a boat ride around the lake hoping to see hippos, but ...
Our journey to get here was fascinating in itself. I have discovered how Malawian reluctance to give refunds is actually a powerful bargaining tool, and that sadly there are very few people who genuinely ask how you are and mean it if you look like a tourist. Cape Maclear is such a beautiful place. It is extraordinary being at the edge of the huge Lake Malawi, complete with island sunsets. Such a contrast though are the group of young boys swarming ...
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