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Disney Land Meets Las Vegas… In Africa
April 2nd, 2009

The first stop on our trip was in Sun City, South Africa. fjallraven rucksack no 21 medium dark garnet cover custodia case iphone 11 T7498 goku wallpaper 24lR7 Tshirt pokemon Every year the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) holds and International Destination Expo (IDE) in a different region of the world to educate travel agents on that region through educational seminars and first hand experience. nike dernières coque samsung s7 edge one piece warm yellow fjallraven kanken backpack big Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max Calvin and Hobbes Play Comic Strip Jump L1219 Case cover iphone 11 femme nu This year, Sun City was the chosen destination and myself and my mom were attending. coque samsung nike officiel fjallraven kanken kids backpack salvia green fjallraven kanken kids backpack ox red royal blue cover iphone 11 new holland We wouldn’t have chosen Sun City as a destination in and of itself, but we couldn’t pass up the excuse to visit Africa and I do gain a lot of value from many of the opportunities offered at this conference each year. coque iphone JORDAN 5 BAMBINO nike air max iphone 11 pro max coque supreme lord marksman and vanadis custodia iphone x tyui17388 To note, there are five of us traveling, but not everyone attends the conferences as they are just here as our loved ones, not as travel professionals. coque iphone coque samsung galaxy a10 fjallraven kanken classic backpack lake blue fjallraven kanken big backpack ochre un blue and navy fjallraven kanken backpack classic Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max The Lion King Disney L0582 Case If I had to describe Sun City in one quick phrase it would be “Las Vegas meets Disney World, with an African slant”. coque samsung nike air jordan 1 brick fjallraven kanken backpack classic fjallraven kanken mini backpack putty cover iphone 5 le perle di pinna 158rdl coque iphone It’s not that the resorts are not nice and that there is not stuff to do, it’s just not what I (or anyone in my group) looks for when traveling to Africa. coque iphone 11 pro max coque huawei mate 10 lite nike fjallraven kanken mini backpack purple violet Sun City is a resort area basically plopped down in the middle of a rural region which includes 4 hotels/resorts, a vacation club, and and entertainment complex as it’s main attractions. coque huawei cover custodia case iphone 11 M9013 sun ken rock wallpaper 61iL6 Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max Vintage Polaroid Camera Z0076 Case We stayed in the most exclusive resort there, the Palace of the Lost City. coque samsung coque iphone 12 pro coque sony xperia e5 stitch bijoux bracelets While certainly a bit over-the-top, it was a nice place to stay in that the rooms were large, the property was very nice though boarding on a bit gaudy and the service was absolutely fantastic. coque iphone coque huawei fjallraven greenland backpack small dark navy cover iphone 11 multicam The Palace included a beautiful restaurant, a lounge, several shops, two pools, very large grounds with walking trails, several pools a man made beach-looking wave pool area and a water slide among the trees (no we sadly did not get to try this given our shortened stay after the cancelled flight). ox red and royal blue fjallraven kanken backpack classic Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max The Hundreds Diamond Pattern Z5379 Case cover custodia case iphone 11 A4890 avengers wallpaper 4eA9 cover custodia case iphone 11 X8781 wallpaper aesthetic 70kT4 Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max avengers W8685 Case Unfortunately, Sun City did not exactly live up to its name, as it was overcast most of time and down poured on afternoon. 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