Joburg part II June 19th 2010 Well tonight is our last night in Johannesburg at the Ball and Kicka Soccar Fan Village. Laura and I got a much smaller more private room tonight sharing with just one other couple instead of the usual 16 in two rooms. So this will be nice. In a bit we are heading to Melville, a nice area of Joburg to watch the last football match of the day. So the last few days have been some of the most fun ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Gauteng » Johannesburg After the British seized the Cape of Good Hope area in 1806, many of the Dutch settlers (the Boers) trekked north to found their own republics. The discovery of diamonds (1867) and gold (1886) spurred wealth and immigration and intensified the subjug... ... read more
Around the world trip; April 1, 2010 to August 1, 2011 (apx return date).
It will look something like this!
April-May: Washington DC to Roanoke, VA to Buffalo, NY
June-July: Cape Verde, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique
August-September: Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya
October-November: Qatar, Sri Lanka, Nepal, India
December: Dubai, Abu Dabai, Oman
January-May: China, North Korea, Mongolia
June-July: Japan, Austrailia, New Zealand, French Polynesia... full info