Cape Town January 19th 2011 Cape Peninsula Tour
Sir Francis Drake called it the ‘Fairest Cape in the circumference of the World’, which makes me suspect that Sir Francis was a very verbose person. Could he not call it just “The Fairest Cape”? Readers would have understood that it exists on our very own Earth and not on Moon or some other planet or satellite.
The word ‘circumference’ is impressive but total ... 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
The Internet has removed the stumbling bloke, the Editor, to publishing. So now we, i.e. Charu and Avi run freely, if erratically, like in a three-legged race. Our wanderlust has taken us all over the world and I would like others to see this beautiful world of ours through our eyes.... full info