Category Archives: sunset

Celebrating 50 years of marriage !!

A very special occasion indeed !!!   Cheryl and Bob celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with us at Umngazi !!!   I thought couples celebrating 50 years were old !!  These two are not in that category at all !!!  Not even close … 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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BJ’s at La Vierge, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley

A visit to Hermanus is not the same unless you have a meal at BJ’s.  Very sadly, it was burnt down not long before hubby and I visited Cheryl and Bob last month.  Totally devastating for locals, and visitors alike, many of … Continue reading

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More birds, cows, kiddies and a sunset

Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa :   http://www.umngazi.co.za Sunday’s braai (BBQ) at the hotel, cold beer for hubby and my delish strawberry daiquiri    was calling !!!!    Making our way to the estuary after a 5km beach walk,  hubby and I came across a … Continue reading

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Beach walks at Umngazi

Back to my posts on Umgazi Bungalows and Spa. Beach walks.  That’s what hubby and I did every day, as well as eat, sleep, eat, read, eat, drink, eat, watch sunsets, eat !!!    Before our delectable breakfast, I took a stroll to … Continue reading

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Two little Dickie birds .. amongst others

There are a few photographs from our four days away in Somerset West that didn’t ‘fit’  into my last couple of posts.  They had nowhere to go except here 😉 I will never tire of this view from Ian and Kathy’s home … Continue reading

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Sundowner cruise on Umngazi River

Another thing hubby and I had heard about from friends who’d been to Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa, is that the sundowner cruise is a must!! You order your drinks beforehand, yummy snacks are included and you cruise up the … Continue reading

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