Category Archives: South Africa

Winter Break in Summer

After our two weeks in Cyprus, we met up with Daughter in Milan.  Her fall semester completed, she had a month free.  Previous years, we spent together in Istanbul and in Morocco.  Instead of a chilly apartment in Europe, we … Continue reading

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Remembered Places, Remembered Stories

This is what my blog is all about.  After publishing my last entry, a review of my Picasa files showed stories I had forgotten to include.  Let me relate some of them now. We found the City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-Off … Continue reading

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To the Cape of Good Hope (and back)

After crossing Africa from Dakar to Nairobi at the end of January, we headed south to South Africa. We spent a week in Johannesburg, then two weeks in Capetown. One of our goals was to see the Cape of Good … Continue reading

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From African Skies

We prefer to travel overland when possible. Due to the distances, differing bureaucratic visa requirements, and questionable roads and rail, we opted for flying for most of our travel in Africa. As much as possible, we booked daytime flights in … Continue reading

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