I'm a Billionaire! August 31st 2011 M - And it only cost me US$3!
... but the chap in front of me on the bus was a Trillionaire!
As you are probably aware Zimbabwe is a mess at the moment and has rampent inflation as one of many of its problems. As a result the locals sell large denomination notes for a few bucks. I managed to get my $50 billion note for US$3 but I never did find what my fellow tourist paid for his $ ... read more
Africa » Zimbabwe » Victoria Falls The UK annexed Southern Rhodesia from the South Africa Company in 1923. A 1961 constitution was formulated that favored whites in power. In 1965 the government unilaterally declared its independence, but the UK did not recognize the act and demanded ... ... read more
We are 2 English citizens who live in California. After much planning and some angst we are taking a break from reality and taking a trip around the world. One car is sold and the house is rented but before kicking off in Central America in mid June we are driving through Oregon to visit friends in Seattle, taking a quick trip to see family in S Carolina and then we are off!
434 days on the road and now we are home!
Use the links below to see maps of Our Trip Route to Date and Our Original Plan/Intended Route.
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