Cape Town twenty years on April 2nd 2010 Well we are probably a good sleep away from being totally on top of our game still. Those flights had seemed fine on paper. No appointments on the Monday morning when we get back please Penny, I'd hate to fall asleep mid-meeting.
But its great to be here. Jeff (brother) and Cornel have got a great set up. They live on the northern edge of the city out near all the wineries. Bugger. They are bot ... 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
28 April 2012: Just back from another family experience, this time in Hong Kong (where we used to live in the '90s) and China. As usual we all loved it. We've already told the boys that we are leaving them to do Europe and the UK themselves. They won't want us there to cramp their style by the time they do their OE anyway.
But that still leaves some fairly major parts of the planet still to be explored by the Travelbugs if we can swing it. It is getting hard to fit in around various activities we are all involved in, but I'm pretty sure the boys will turn up as long as we are paying.
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