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Signs of the times

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From the game parks in Kwa-Zulu Natal to the fancy western cape towns of Stellenbosch, Simon’s Town and Cape Town were many interesting and humorous signs and quotes. Here’s just a few – click on each to read more…


Children of Madagascar

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The kids in Madagascar are friendly and happy. They love to have their photos taken and will grab the camera from your hands to have a look at their image. They play simple games and have a simple life. But … Continue reading

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La Réunion in pictures

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La Réunion – a small French island to the east of Madagascar and west of Mauritius – is a stunner. Mountains up to 3000m high; excellent road system to get to every corner and peak; delicious French pastries and cheese; … Continue reading

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Scrubbin’ and jiggin’

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North Thilandhunmathee, Maldives Oh, this is the place where the fishermen gather, In oilskins and boots and Cape Anns battened down; All sizes of figures with squid lines and jiggers, They congregate here on the squid-jiggin’ ground. – Arthur R. … Continue reading

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A galley wench in Galle

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Outside the Customs station at Galle Harbour we were met by local tuk-tuk driver, entrepreneur and all-round nice guy Ekka. For a small fee he took us around Galle town so that we could get some cash from the HSBC ATM, … Continue reading

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