A small group of "Saffans" were iceclimbing on a frozen waterfall in the Bokong Nature REserve. This young and happy lad had an icicle crashing into his face while he struggled with his iceaxe and his crampons on the vertical coldwater-wall.
Thoughts from Mr Rittersport's back seat July 16th 2007 It had been a cold night with little sleep. I looked out of the tent and found Mr Seja scraping off frost from his tent and efficiently packing his belongings into his red German rental car. We'd met him one day earlier as we - resembling two bagladies - had dragged our plastic-bagged belongings across the border at Maseru bridge. He was efficiency personified. Punctuality, rationality, German h ... read more
Africa » Lesotho » Maseru Basutoland was renamed the Kingdom of Lesotho upon independence from the UK in 1966. King MOSHOESHOE was exiled in 1990, but returned to Lesotho in 1992 and reinstated in 1995. Constitutional government was restored in 1993 after 23 years of military... ... read more