SA 2008 JOURNEY

Page 24 - February 7/8

ADDO to MORGAN BAY

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Road construction
on Route N2
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The sky was overcast
and we experienced
several soggy drizzles
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After some 70 km,at 10:35 we
reached Grahamstown a pleasant
(Rhodes) University town
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The outskirts of
historic Grahamstown
(1820 settlers)
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Here we are in
King Williams Town
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where we ate "vetkoek" in
"Something Fishy" (above)
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I also found a Thai restaurant...
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...and asked for the "Thanakan
Hollanda" or NEDBANK!
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We are now anxiously
looking for Route R349
to take us to the coast ...
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Back at the Indian Ocean
which looked a bit wild
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After a harrowing potholed
descent we found the "boulevard"
and the Mitford Lodge
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To the South, a promontory
on which the waves broke
(see photograph below)
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Although they sent us to Morgan Bay
Hotel for dinner, Book served a fine
breakfast the next morning
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Mercia enjoys
the sea breeze


The full name of the waitress
was Bukelwa Zayepi
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View from Ashley's porch

the UK mgr was "Jade" and
the owner Mrs Vermaak.
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BLO fecit
20080511
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(above and right):
All four of us on the "Boulevard"

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