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Journey to South Africa – Day 11, November 23 – Robberg and Tsitsikamma

Somehow we managed to get some sleep last night even though it was cold and we had to use pillows and extra shirts for blankets.   We spend the morning just … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Journey to South Africa – Day 10, November 22 – Plettenberg Bay & Robberg

The next morning we’re up early for an 8am visit to the Elephant Sanctuary in the Crags.  We’re the first visitors of the day and are met by a small … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · 2 Comments

Journey to South Africa – Day 9, November 21 – Plettenberg Bay

The next morning, I’m up early – again – with the sun.  The rain has stopped so I go for a walk by myself on the beach.  I stand for … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Journey to South Africa – Day 8, November 20 – Plettenberg Bay

Our last morning at Fynbos is too overcast for coffee on the patio.  Instead, I spend the morning packing and we say goodbye to Liz and the pigs.  Our next … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · 2 Comments

Journey to South Africa – Day 7, November 19 – Plettenberg Bay

It’s our last full day at Fynbos and I wake up early. Somehow over the past few months I seem to have become a morning person.  Problem is, I’m also … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Journey to South Africa – Day 6, November 18 – Plettenberg Bay

Today’s our third day at Fynbos and Nick spends most of the day wrapping up his solo, and second, book on mountaineering titled, K I I. It’s been a busy … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · 4 Comments

Journey to South Africa – Day 5, November 17 – Plettenberg Bay

After a year of hard work and many late, sleep deprived nights, it’s nice to enjoy some peaceful [and coherent] morning time.  Right here, in this moment at Fynbos, I’m … Continue reading

November 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

Journey to South Africa – Day 4, November 16 – Plettenberg Bay

After breakfast at Oakhurst, we drive on the N2 towards Plettenberg Bay.  As we get closer we can see views of the ocean off to our right.  Dozens of hang … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Journey to South Africa – Day 3, November 15 -Road Trip to Plett

This morning we began our trip to Plettenberg Bay. It takes roughly 8 hours to get there from Bloem. After some lackluster customer service at the rental car place, we … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · 5 Comments

Journey to South Africa – Day 2, November 14 – Bloemfontein

Saturday begins with a visit to Naval Hill for Park Run.  Naval Hill is situated in the middle of a game park.  It has a 5K loop with sweeping views … Continue reading

November 16, 2015 · 3 Comments