Christmas in The Vaal & The Kruger, South Africa.

After we made our way back from Durban, we headed back to The Vaal where we would stay for Christmas. In the days leading up to it we went shopping, in the evenings we went for dinner and drinks. We had started to decorate the house, wrapping the tree with tinsel and baubles and fairy […]

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Durban, Kwazulu-natal, South Africa.

After picking up C’s cousins on the way back from Sun City, we headed back to The Vaal for the night. We went out for dinner and then drinks at a little bar called Manhattan’s. After a one day stopover, we packed our things and headed out in droves of cars for Durban.

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The Vaal & Sun City, South Africa

We stopped at home in The Vaal for a mere evening where we went to a brilliant local Austrian/German restaurant – Dean’s Log Inn. C tucked in to pickled eisbein (pickled pork knuckle), I went for cordon bleu chicken, and the others opted for steak. To say the portions were generous may be an understatement, […]

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Capetown, South Africa.

  We started our month in South Africa in Capetown, renting a penthouse villa with an infinity overlooking the ocean. The first evening, we hit the main strip of town for cosmopolitan cocktails and a seafood dinner at one of the local restaurants. Β We awoke the next day to a brilliant clear, sunny morning, and […]

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