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Natal North Coast by Car, Train, Bus, and lots of Walking.


As a treat for our visitor from Germany — a friend met by Younger Daughter many years ago when they were both on a working ‘holiday’ (ha ha) as chambermaids, waitresses etc at Inversnaid Hotel on the banks of Loch … Continue reading

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ALOE, ALOE – IS THAT A STOM UNGENE OR A REELWAY TRIN?


  ‘There is a lovely road that runs from Ixopo into the hills. These hills are grass-covered and rolling, and they are lovely beyond any singing of it.’ – Alan Paton: Cry, the Beloved Country.  And, some 30Km into those … Continue reading

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