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OK, so the cricket is over, apparently South Africa offered England the draw 10 minutes before the tea interval.
So the tour is coming to a close, highlights would be the company for one, again a good crowd, good weather and good food. Some spectacular sights, memorable evenings, some evenings which I struggle to remember!! Only a couple, wine was involved.
We had a braii on days 3 & 4, we saw James Vince score 150, got chatting with 'Woody' the tea total, ...
Heading for the town of Bloemfontein to visit a national museum unfortunately
we could not get anywhere to park as it is in the middle of the town. We then
headed for the Boer War museum and managed to just get around before
it closed. It was extremely interesting and went into a lot of
detail about the Concentration camps, which were first introduced by
the British so that the men would have no one to go back to for ...
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... in Addo to find we had been moved to another guest house because of double booking. Annoyed to start with but then realised we have better accommodation at same price so all resolved!
Left Bloemfontein 08.45 arrived Addo 16.55 - a long day but a good journey.
Early dinner then spent the evening looking at photos and listening to ...
The Anglo Boer War Museum and National Women's and Children's Memorial were on the agenda for today.
Looked around the museum, but found it a little confusing for those with little knowledge of the Afrikaaner nation and the Boer War. The Memorial is, however, a striking and moving tribute to those who died in the camps. The tablets on either side of the approach list the numbers of women and children who died in the concentration camps ...