• Day16

    White pearl 2

    March 24, 2019 in South Africa ⋅ ☀️ 23 °C

    We spent a very relaxing four days at the resort. We did not do a lot apart from the occasional walk on the beach, eating lots of very nice food and of course drinking some nice wines. Brian did sample a couple of the local beers which were very welcome as we reclined on the beach loungers ( Brian said he only had the beers because our butler had tramped across the beach to see if we needed anything and he did not want to disappoint her!). All in all a very satisfactory stay, we would certainly recommend the hotel.

    Our sojourn finally came to an end and we set off on the drive to Maputo to catch our flight to Jo Berg. The first 45 minutes was over a very rough, sandy, potholed track which is barely passable. After that we had a smooth ride to Maputo. From a distance it looks like a very modern city with high-rise towers of offices and apartments. However, as you pass through the city to the airport, you see the very poor housing, streetside markets and open sided shops much like you would see in India. Fortunately the airport is quite modern and efficient.
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