Category Archives: May 2017

I guess I should probably wrap this up then…

I don’t really have a leg to stand on do I – we’ve been home for around seven weeks already and as far as you guys are concerned we never left South Africa! Anyway, we made it home eventually, after … Continue reading

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Days 365 & 366 – Monday 22nd & Tuesday 23rd May 2017

You’d have thought that with just of a couple of days left to go things might start slowing down a little, but not for us. Apparently there’s no such thing as slowing down when you’re travelling with Nomad South African … Continue reading

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Days 363 & 364 – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May 2017

I can’t quite believe that I’m writing this, but here’s how we spent our very last weekend of travelling: ​Day 16 – Tsitsikamma National Park Tsitsikamma National Park is one of South Africa’s premier marine reserves and this morning we … Continue reading

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Days 361 & 362 – Thursday 18th & Friday 19th May 2017

I remember when ​we first arrived in Africa going crazy over spotting our first elephant. Now though, we’re starting to get used to it… Day 14 – Greater Addo Elephant National Park Famed for the Elephants after which the park … Continue reading

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Days 359 & 360 – Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th May 2017

Lesotho was absolutely stunning, but blisteringly cold. After just two days we couldn’t wait to get back to South Africa! ​Day 12 – Graaff Reinet Returning to South Africa, we descend the mountains and take aim across the Great Karoo. … Continue reading

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Days 357 & 358 – Sunday 14th & Monday 15th May 2017

Given that we’d never heard of Lesotho a few weeks back we had absolutely no idea what to expect upon arrival. That’s the beauty of surprises though, right? ​Day 10 – Lesotho to Malealea Our journey today begins with a … Continue reading

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Days 355 & 356 – Friday 12th & Saturday 13th May 2017

The beach in Durban was a nice change of scenery, but South Africa just doesn’t stop giving. Next up for us, it’s to the mountains: Day 8 – UKhahlamba Drakensberg Park A lazy morning offers the chance for a final … Continue reading

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