The Kennaway Hotel
Travel Blogs from East London
... and I….. I jetted off to Manchester for the Medics Rugby reunion (that’s a whole other story), and Alice stayed in Belfast. We had organized with Harvey that I would fly back on Wednesday, and surprise Carmel, Tom and Hannah. I got to heathrow in the afternoon in good time, however London decided to go retro to the 1960s and have a pea souper style fog, causing flight delays. BA did their best to help ruin the plan by not letting me move in to the earlier flight (that ...
... And there are about 30 penguins in a 30-40ft enclosure.
On another note, it turns out that taxis are not really advertised over here in the same way, they are just cars that go around beeping at people as if to ask "would you like a lift instead of walking?"
I am without wi-fi currently so sitting in reception writing this on Windows XP and a version of Internet Explorer I don't even recognise. ...
... the past I knew immediately what was up. Well, I must say he had the courtesy to break down within shooting distance of the garage, which was very considerate. I tried to sound like I had some idea about mechanics, asking if he thought it was the synchromesh (my dad's standard answer when asked about gear box problems) but he just shook his head and said whatever it is, it isn't cheap. So, the boss exited the circle of trust, and sadly there is no way back in. The thought of ...
Affectionately referred to as Buffalo City, East London is one of the major cities in the Eastern Cape. This coastal destination is located along the south-east coast region of South Africa, in a stretch of coastline that is called the “Sunshine Coast” by locals.
A city that still manages to retain some of its old fashioned values.
We spent the day at Mpongo Game Reserve!!
We set sail tonight for Cape Town!!
... it turned out she and Brian were both born in the same little village near Margate.
Funny how that made everybody feel happy.
I have never been to Margate and it sounded pleasant enough. Brian thinks he can put me in touch with a project there. School children. Well, you never know and I have got to start somewhere.
As I am doing here, now, starting somewhere, trying to get back into the blogging mood. Didn't intend to but ...