Category Archives: sea

Walking with Africanis (the dog of Africa)

“ Some dismiss them as mongrels and strays. But these dogs are a distinct breed, endemic to southern Africa and with a proven lineage going back some 7 000 years. They are the Africanis – the dog of Africa.”   Quote … Continue reading

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Tidal wave in the Umngazi River mouth

I called it a mini Tsunami as I’ve never seen this before, mainly because I’ve never been close to a river mouth as the tide rises in the sea and consequently the river.   This particular morning, as I sipped my early … Continue reading

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Dark clouds loomed over Umngazi

… as they are today at home- hopefully to bring rain.  There is a chilly breeze though so we may not get rain .. typically autumn.  Winter is not far off sadly This was on our first day at Umngazi which … Continue reading

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A day in the life of Umngazi guests

That’s us in this case ..  hubby and I This is basically how each day unfolds in paradise.  Our mornings began with a cup of tea with a view .. (I am cheating here.  I took this photo on our last day.  Each day … Continue reading

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Relaxation is the key at Umngazi

Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa is one of those places where, when your feet touch the ground in the car park, you know you’re on holiday.   Actually 200 metres or so before you reach the main gate there’s a hint … Continue reading

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Serenity

My favourite set of photographs Early morning, before our departure, absorbing as much peace and tranquility as is possible Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa – March 2017 …

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We’re back !!!

We had a fabulous holiday!    Catching up with my special family in Ramsgate, four glorious days in paradise at Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa on the Wild Coast of Transkei and a weekend at Champagne Castle Hotel in Central Drakensberg breathing fresh mountain … Continue reading

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