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MIDLANDS MEANDER
This is the highlight of the area - a country treasure trove of arts and craft shops, restaurants, and dozens of captivating ports of call.  For a closer look at the wonderful places to visit on the Midlands Meander, click on the map below.
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BIRD WATCHING
Excellent and unique bird watching possibilities with over 200 species in the area with 100+ on our property alone.
Bird watching information and assistance from experts in the area. Visit http://www.africamag.co.za/ or contact S.A. Birding\Roberts Multimedia. Birds of Southern Africa. E-mail address guy@sabirding.co.za 


FISHING
There is some of the best trout fishing in the country available in the area around our home and in the Drakensberg.  Trout fishing for wild brown trout in the Mooi River at the bottom of the property and in rivers/dams nearby. 
Visit http://www.africanangler.co.za/ for general information on fishing in this country.
Rods, gear and expert advice at very low cost in the village. 


GOLF 
(2 courses) close by and virtually no waiting to play (tournaments excepted).

SUPERB WALKS & HORSE RIDING NEARBY!


GAME VIEWING
Easy drive to the Game Parks in Natal and small game can be often seen around the property such as buck, duiker & beaver.

BALLOON RIDES
From the village 4 kilometers away.
Visit http://www.ballooning.co.za/ 

BOER WAR BATTLEFIELDS 
Tours available covering the surrounding famous battle fields. Visit http://www.parkertours.co.za/ for further information.
LOCAL CRAFTS AND GIFTS
Manwood Lodge is situated on the famous Midlands Meander Route with dozens of craft shops to visit.  See http://www.midlandsmeander.org.za/ 
SEA SWIMMING
All year round at the coast 1 hours away.  Famous shark diving site at Aliwal shoal.
DINING
Many top class restaurants and inexpensive pub fare meals within minutes of the house.

MISC
Health hydro for the ladies only a few kilometers away (we can book for you) bhh@futurenet.co.za.  Mountain air and beautiful countryside, friendly people and magnificent unimpeded scenic views from the house.

 
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