Posted in 2018 Trip Southern Africa Southern Hemisphere

Non-stop adventure and exploration continues

It’s Thursday evening, November 15th, and I’m in a hotel (with good internet service) at the JoBurg (Johannesburg, South Africa) airport getting ready to leave…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Southern Africa Southern Hemisphere

History DOES Repeat Itself

1959 – June-September As a freshly minted college graduate I went to Europe, bought a Vespa Scooter and explored the continent – UK, France, Germany,…

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African (Jackass) Penguins

They’re called “Jackass” because their sound is like that of a braying donkey. They are one of the 18 types of Penguins, all of which…

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Cape Agulhas

    You can’t get any further south on the African Continent than Cape Agulhas where the the cold Southern Atlantic and the warm Indian…

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Animals of Southern Africa (and some birds, too)

Actually, there are many, many, many more birds than animals (mammals), as these books at “reception” at one of the game lodges show I did…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Namibia Southern Africa Southern Hemisphere

Fantastic Dunes in Namibia

Namibia has one of the world’s largest National Parks, covered with incredible sand dunes – many sizes, shapes, colors, all dependent on minerals, wind conditions…

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