Victoria Falls Town, Zimbabwe - Going Across the border for a few hours of fun! November 7th 2011 Almost as soon as we arrived in Victoria Falls town Angela spotted a warthog. It was walking briskly away from us, snout to the ground and spindly tail to the air, looking as if had some important business to attend somewhere. “Hurry up! Let’s get after it,” said Angela, and thus begun the Great Warthog Chase.
Quick as a flash we raced towards the corner where we’d seen the hairy beast di ... 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
My aim was to visit at least 100 countries, and with Brazil, I finally did it. I'm now loitering at 104. Or is it 105, I lose count...
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In 2013 I published an e-book entitled The Red Quest, detailing my mission to visit each and every country of the former Soviet Union. Along the way I sa... full info