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Africa 2017

  • Africa 2017 Travel

    Makgadikgadi Meerkats

    Travelling the world can change many things about you. It may change the way you view other cultures, how you want to live in this world or your sense of what is important. You…

    15 January 2018
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    Rhino trekking… on foot

    Have you ever felt the need to go looking for rhinos? In the wild? On foot? No? Neither did I.   But now I am telling you, if you ever get the chance, do…

    10 January 2018
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    …the worst of safaris

    With safaris you never know what you are going to get. Sometimes, you get elephants. Sometimes, you get lions. Sometimes, you get lions eating an elephant. And just sometimes, you get absolutely nothing. You…

    6 January 2018
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    The best of safaris…

    With safaris you never know what you are going to get. Nature, by its very nature, won’t be tamed and this unpredictability is one of the reasons we chose to visit these wild places…

    3 January 2018
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    Devil’s pool dreams

    Six years ago, I spent three months in Cape Town and fell in love with Africa. I always told myself I’d be back and this trip is me making good on that promise. After…

    23 December 2017
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    Zambezi hippos

    “I want a hippopotamus for Christmas”. As great as that classic Christmas song is, I have to disagree. Knowing these animals to be very territorial and aggressive is one thing, seeing it with your…

    16 December 2017
  • Africa 2017 Travel

    Torrential rains and safaris

    Most people coming to any country in Africa come to see the wildlife. And we are no exception. So far, we’ve seen mostly birds and a few monkeys, but now, it is finally time…

    8 December 2017