A train ride in Africa July 19th 2008 A train ride in Africa seems like and is a good idea. No more sharing a seat with two other people, no more sitting down for 12 hours, no more potholes which could swallow a truck, being able to eat and drink and actually enjoy the scenery. That is if you book second class. Third class is just like being on a bus. No surprise then that second class was filled with mostly white faces.
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Africa » Mozambique » Northern » Nampula Almost five centuries as a Portuguese colony came to a close with independence in 1975. Large-scale emigration by whites, economic dependence on South Africa, a severe drought, and a prolonged civil war hindered the country's development. The ruling ... ... read more
We are doing it again... The family is packing up and we are heading to Mongolia, Russia, Germany and Central America.
Expect to see lots more activity on this blog in the next few months. We left Oz on the 1 July
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