Not so much to write today.   Imagine that?!   😀.    We’re getting accostomed to life here in the bush.    Early morning wake up.  6:00 AM.   Coffee and biscotti at the lodge.   Out on the jeeps…

So before every game drive, the rangers decide what experience they are going to attempt to provide for their guests 😳   Always a plan of some sort.  Sometimes it works out.   Sometimes not.   Its a bit of…

Half a day has gone by and we are all amazed by the specialness of this place.   Wake up call was at 6:00 this morning.  Usually 5:20 but they changed it up so the little kids could sleep a…

Capetown to Sabi Sands.  It’s sunny today.   Wouldn’t you know . . .   Not complaining.    We didn’t get to visit Robben Island or take the cable car up to the top of Table Mountain.  But we loved…

We were hoping the boats would go out to Robben Island.   Alas . ..  one boat was willing to head out into the surf but the other boat was a no go.   If both boats don’t go, neither…

So, todays plan was to take the boat over to visit Robben island to see where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years.   Unfortunately, the wind was blowing like crazy and the swells were so big that they cancelled…

  OK.   Major stress attack for the past hour and a half!  😖.    So . . Departure from the hotel at 7:20 AM.   That was after a relatively late evening with our Boma dinner and all the…