Aliwal Shoal...I don't want to go out of the water! June 7th 2010 After a week in Shanghai, I made my way to Lubumbashi...few flights, with stop in Hong Kong and Johannesburg. My usual trip to Lubumbashi, visiting great friends and working for a week. Than last Sunday, after few short nights, Lubumbashi-JNB-Durban. Landed in Durban at 6pm and it was already pitch black....you know, it's winter here, and by 5pm, it gets seriously dark.
I pick up my rental car ... read more
Africa » South Africa » KwaZulu-Natal » Umkomaas 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
This blog is just short of 10 years old. We have now move to South Africa.
Why South Africa? Simple, great wine, great food, great golf and even more amazing diving! I will for once continue to blog from time to time about home. After all, this is just my fourth continent after having grow up in Europe, lived in Asia for twenty years, and even spent a full year living the life of Buenos Aires.
Come to visit....there is so much to do here! ... full info