Journeying To And Through Johannesburg

Monday March 27th - The view from the surf lodge was taken in one last time that morning before we drove off, looking for breakfast in the town of Jeffrey's Bay. During the drive there, my first flamingos were spotted ๐Ÿ˜ They're actually super weird... which I pretty much knew, but seeing their spindly long legs [...]


We Write To Taste Life Twice

Saturday March 25th - Almost the worst I'd felt yet ๐Ÿ™„ Waking with a pounding head, aching body and runny nose. The plan was to get breakfast and then medication. We made it into 'Ile de Pain', the breakfast place Mike had been wanting to go to and a coco nutty smoothie was ordered to share [...]

Knysna – Heart Of The Garden Route

Thursday March 23rd - (Knysna - pronounced with a silent K) Morning began with breakfast at our hotel. A large spread was waiting for us in the breakfast room and our hostess brought over our coffee. The weather wasn't as hot as our previous days and it wasn't a bad thing ๐Ÿ˜‹ We checked out [...]

The Garden Route Awaits

Tuesday March 21st - We took time and enjoyed our last breakfast together. Still having things to talk about and discuss, plus the fact that Jolien (Pronounced Yolien๐Ÿ˜‰) and I had both moved away from home added a whole other extra topic to be explored ๐Ÿ˜‹ Coffee was sipped and the morning taken slowly, them [...]

A Sunday, A Funday And Steak ๐Ÿ˜

Sunday March 19th - Church in South Africa. I forget Mike has been to South Africa two other times already, so most of the experiences are not new ones for him. But as I expected, the song service had a little more sway and a higher volume level then our usual service๐Ÿ˜‰ But it was [...]

Our First Days Learning The SA Ways

Friday March 17th - We slept fitfully until around 8:30 am. I woke up with a headache due to some allergies still hanging on but other than that it had been a great sleep. As soon as Mike and I were ready to go out, we four headed for breakfast. Our hosts were maybe regretting [...]