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Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Oumie » Fri Oct 09, 2015 6:21 pm

All Packed and ready for our trip on Sunday :D :dance:
Satara 17/4/16 - 31/5/16
Lower Sabie 01/6/16 - 27/6/16

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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby MATTHYS » Fri Oct 09, 2015 8:14 pm

:mrgreen: Enjoy, Oumie :D !
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri Oct 09, 2015 8:21 pm

Safe travels and take lots of :cam: , oumie.

Just be careful of the dassies at Storms River.... :lol:

ps: a must visit is Storms River Village and enjoy a delicious Milk Shake at Marilyns....
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby hilda » Sat Oct 10, 2015 4:22 am

This is going to be a fantastic experience Oumie! Travel safe and enjoy every minute! :dance: :dance:
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Oct 10, 2015 4:47 am

I am looking forward to this Oumie.. :D

I also hope this means your knee is feeling much better.

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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby barryels » Sat Oct 10, 2015 7:17 am

Have a safe trip Oumie and looking forward to the report back :D
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby phhun » Wed Oct 14, 2015 9:54 pm

Hope the trip is going well - you'll be in Addo now. :mrgreen:
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby vinkie » Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:47 pm

Sounds like a wonderful route....hope you had a great trip 8) ....ready to read all about it... :popcorn:
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby HiggsieNJules » Sat Oct 24, 2015 4:47 pm

Oumie, I'm settled in on board and eagerly anticipating your trip report. :popcorn:
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Satara 17-19 Nov
Letaba 20-23 Nov
Lower Sabie 24-26 Nov
Graff Reinet / Camdeboo NP 27-30 Nov
Mountain Zebra NP 1-4 Dec
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Oumie » Tue Oct 27, 2015 10:09 am

Got back yesterday afternoon after a wonderful 15 day holiday :D
Have to now unpack the caravan...do washing...clean the caravan :?

Will sort the photos to post :thumbs_up:

ps...the knee is getting better....no more pain :dance: although I have to still walk with a walking stick for a while...not long to go 8)
Satara 17/4/16 - 31/5/16
Lower Sabie 01/6/16 - 27/6/16

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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Oumie » Tue Oct 27, 2015 5:39 pm

Storms River

Arrived at 2pm ...nice day afternoon...sunny but a bit cool :D
Set up camp.....
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This guy were sunning himself on the braai...
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Another one came and joined him/her
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This one found something to eat on the grass..
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They were tame...did not worry that we were walking around....at one stage I counted 8 of them..
This seagull posing for a photo....
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Sunset...
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Satara 17/4/16 - 31/5/16
Lower Sabie 01/6/16 - 27/6/16

Kgalagadi booked for September 2016 :dance:

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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Oumie » Tue Oct 27, 2015 5:53 pm

12 Oct

Geez could not sleep with the waves making a noise...crashing so close by :roll: One has to get used to the sound of the sea....
We did not get up to early.....had our coffee outside....this seagull came again....he likes to pose for photos :lol:
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After breakfast SO decided to take a hike to the waterfall.....he says that it was quite hard...climbing over the rocks...but worth it...
A few of his photos he took....
The waterfall....
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Comerant and Seagull sitting together on the rocks...
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Rock formation....
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The Otter Trail finish line....
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After SO got back we went to the restaurant for tea....
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While having tea we saw these people come out of the lagoon into the sea...it was really a hard rowing to get to the calm water to the yetty....
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Leaving 2morrow for Addo....
Satara 17/4/16 - 31/5/16
Lower Sabie 01/6/16 - 27/6/16

Kgalagadi booked for September 2016 :dance:

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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby billyf » Tue Oct 27, 2015 6:28 pm

My goodness Oumie, you do get around :D Lovely pics of the first part of your trip - looking forward to your Addo experiences :popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn:
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby phhun » Tue Oct 27, 2015 6:31 pm

Oumie, those dassies look like they've eaten a braai... :D
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Croc Bridge
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Re: Visiting 4 Eastern Cape Parks....

Unread postby Pumbaa » Tue Oct 27, 2015 11:06 pm

Love the dassie on the braai - Indeed a nice place to take a sun bath :thumbs_up:

Thanks for a brilliant start, Oumie :dance:


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