What's a risk assessment? Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia & South Africa August 25th 2015 Another summer, another trip, it's a thankless task but a cross I bear without complaint, you're welcome. This year I returned to Africa to take in 5 countries: Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa. Some were new to me, whilst I had flirted with some in the past so I was keen to get back and take them for a proper ride-only I'd be sure to wear protection in this region. I embra ... 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
Hi all, I'm Mike, a teacher from Wales and travelling plays a key role in my life. I am fascinated by the endless variety this world has to offer and the people who inhabit it, I live to travel to faraway places to seek out as many experiences as possible.
"If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It's lethal." - Paulo Coelho. I suppose it's a desperation to avoid the norm of home, that feeling that life is mundane and unfulfilling. I don't want to be like the majority, stuck in the rat race working all day and sat hunched over a smartphone checking Twitt... full info