Daily Archives: 2003-07-30

Rainbows and Sand Angels – Pondoland, South Africa

We packed up quite early hoping to get a jump start on the day when all of a sudden we were inundated by the monkeys! They were everywhere and after nicking a potato they decided it was a free for all. We scrambled about trying to guard not only our food but our shoes even. Oh no! Not another pair of shoes stolen!

I really felt like we were in a scene from planet of the apes. We hastened our packing but not before the mischievous critters crawled right into the front of the land rover grabbing a bag of nuts. They threw the bag to each other from tree to tree as if to play keep away. Ah but I fooled them! Somehow I managed after shaking the tree up and down to get the bag of nuts back. Ya! Victory over the monkeys! read more

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