Day 1 –
After the first frisson of excitement wears off, and backs, knees and eyesight reaffirm their age,we reach Hazyview:
51km down – many thousand to go.
Enter the Kruger Park – after leaving our calling cards:
Mine a stream of antifreeze
Trevor’s newly repaired swivel pin rejects its new oil like a transfusion of incompatible blood.
4 hours of driving; 1 hour of peering into bonnets.