"Scrap That - BABOONS!" December 5th 2007 Wow, we are actually in South Africa!
Deplaning here was surreal - definitely a moment where we stood there staring at each other like "Holy shit, you're kidding me, we're in South Africa!!"
We don't even know where to start! We could express our extreme pleasure to be in a land where English is widely spoken again. :D Not that we didn't love the "Hola" and "Senor" of South A ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Cape Town 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
We are two liberally minded, non religious, officially homeless and jobless bums out to see the world! Our passports are good for a few more years and one can live for long time on Kraft Dinner - or the African and Asian equivalent!
We have decided that after 24 years and only ever leaving Canada once, it's time to jump off the deep end and travel the world. We'll hit up South America, Africa, Europe and Asia, and the plan is to just go with the flow and see and do whatever our little hearts desire! Departure is October 2007 and we'll return sometime in October 2008... full info