Welcome to Uitwaaien

Welcome to Uitwaaien which means to come take a break in the country-side.  Uitwaaien is situated in the picturesque village of Botriver  just over an hour from Cape Town on the N2 at the foot of Houw Hoek pass.
Words That Can’t Be Translated To English
 Literally, this Dutch word means to walk in the wind, but in the more figurative (and commonly used) sense, it means to take a brief break in the country side to clear one’s head. It is amazing that one word needs so many in English to make the same sense. In fact, it is so amazing that I might need to take an uitwaaien before I continue on with this list!

Sourced from – http://listverse.com/2010/09/23/10-words-that-cant-be-translated-to-english/


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