Close encounters - South Africa - March 2014 (Part II) November 3rd 2013 This is the second entry of our multiple excursions to the motherland. Honestly this one is more about the pictures because I think we got some awesome pictures on this trip.
When people think South Africa they usually think wild animals, big game parks, hunting, etc. (you get the picture). Having lived in South Africa for 18 straight years I have to confess that I have never gone on a safari. It ... read more
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