Parys Rally April 22nd 2012 Went with Steve to Parys in a small Cessna 172 for a Rally.
Left Pretoria before sunrise to take off at 7 from Brits Airfield and arrived into Parys one hour later. The flight there was very smooth in the cool crisp air and the view’s just amazing!
Met up with Steve’s dad had a good breakfast and attended the briefing before the Rally started. I was invited to do the 2 hour R ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Gauteng » Pretoria 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