Day 4: Kruger Park and the Big Five April 11th 2010 06h00. Already. The cockerel was telling us that it was time to get up and the river was telling us … well … let's just say that the bathroom beckoned! After a cold wash and shave, I returned through the wet grass to the tent and, after packing everything in my rucksack, took it to the bus. Back at the tent, I learned how to dismantle it and pack it and took that to the bus.
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Africa » South Africa » Mpumalanga » Kruger National Park 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
Having been made an offer I couldn't refuse, I left 30 years of (office) work behind and now 'work' outdoors.
As Nehru so neatly said, we live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Thus, with eyes open and asking questions, I hope to continue learning through experience and travel, as these are as education in themselves.
Happy reading - I shall be happy travelling ...
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