Alive with Possibilities! September 3rd 2008 Ke Bona Lesedi-- "I see the light"
Well, it took 24 hours just to get to South Africa, but the flights weren't as bad as I though they'd be. First, I had a 10 hour flight from Seattle to Amsterdam. Knowing we'd arrive in Amsterdam at 7am, I wanted to force myself to sleep on the plane. I was tired, but it was hard to sleep because I was excited and NWA ha 'fantastic seat-back monitors ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Gauteng » Johannesburg 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