Day 7: Mkhuzi and the Missing Animals April 14th 2010 Luxury. Sheer luxury. 06h30 and still the alarm hadn't gone off!. However, it was now time to get up. Having ensured everything that could be fully charged was, I packed the rucksack, collected all my bags and took them to the bus and then went for a breakfast of tea, toast and Bovril and my malaria tablet.
Bus packed, we left the reserve and headed into the early morning sun. The views across ... read more
Africa » South Africa » KwaZulu-Natal 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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