The Ultimate ThrowBack: SA Travel edition

2014-06-19 13:14

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Cape Town - We’re such a fan of Thursdays, because if Thursday was a person, she would be that one who encourages you to hold on, and push through for a better tomorrow, and well, we know what comes after Thursday right?

But before we get to the cool kid of the week (Friday), Thursday has some pretty cool things going for it too. Just like this one trend that’s called Throwback Thursday that’s supposed to bring back the nostalgia in you, and is (for some) an excuse to share their baby pics with the world.

Well, we have our own Throwback Thursday, one that has dug into our travel memories and highlights everything that once was, and (in most cases) still is quite special to do in South Africa.

1.   Remember Sun City??




2.    And the Blue Train??



3.   What about school tours to Maropeng & Cradle of Human Kind?? OMG!!




4.    Or The Cableway at Hartbeespoort Dam
!!!


5.    Or Top of Africa, Carlton Centre, Jozi?



6. Or the time where one could go ice skating at the Carlton Centre ice rink??




7. ROBBEN ISLAND IN THE '90s & early 2000's





8. When Ushaka Marine World first opened its doors in 2004???




9. Remember this???





10.And how June school holidays + Kruger National Park + family = [insert best word in the entire universe here]






11. And the Dolphin show at Bayworld Oceanarium?




12. HOLIDAYS IN DURBAN (Marine parade style)




13. The beauty of the Valley of a Thousand Hills!!




14.Thrill rides at Ratanga Junction and Gold Reef City
! YES!



15. Padkos packed by your folks for trips!! YUMMY!



16.   Singing along to road trip CDs!!!



17. Visiting the Wolf Sanctuary in Tsitsikamma
!!!





18. Going to see
the Post office tree in Mossel bay!!!




19.
Scouting out the Noon gun on Signal Hill (that never gets old)



20. A good old visit to the Planetarium!!!







21. Planning a road trip along the Whale Coast in whale season!!!


22.Playing board games while on a family holiday!!!




23. And travelling by train(long distance)




24.THE KIMBERLY BIG HOLE
!!!




25.  And the good old Garden route road trip :)






We'd love for you to share your best throwback travel memory in the comments section below!

Happy Thursday


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