The first thing you see on the way in is a quirky fallen angel in high heels - a bronze sculpture by Prospero's brother, Beezy Bailey, one of South Africa's well known artists. There is also a large painting of his that hangs on the wall of the restaurant - of the artist as an angel of sorts.
We went on a game drive in a Land Rover (no Toyotas in sight!) and saw some interesting antelope, birds and grassland flowers, and this intriguing piece of rock that has has been polished to resemble a meteorite and has ribbons of lettering in lots of different languages wrapping around the shiny, iron-rich rock. For an interesting article in the NY Times on The Cradle, click here.