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Book Review: Under the Baobab Tree

Jane Chidgey wrote her memoir about the seven years that she helped run a game reserve in South Africa with Peter whom she later married. Jane’s direct personality shines through the pages as she first chronicled her time as an executive to CEO’s of large companies in the city of Melbourne, Australia. 124 more words

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100 Days Of Awe: Day Eleven The Upside Down Tree

Day 11: The Upside Down Tree

The baobab tree is known as the Tree of Life of the ‘Upside Down Tree’ and is an icon of the African Savannah where it survives by storing water soaked up from the rainy season to ensure fruit production later in the year. 266 more words

Crossing Frontiers

African Baobab Tree Pub

Located on the Sunland Farm near Modjadjiskloof in South Africa, the Sunland Baobab or the Pub Tree as it is also called is a bar that is quite unique since it is placed in a huge hollow baobab tree which is 6000 years old. 129 more words

Aduna Baobab Fruit Pulp Powder

My first encounter with the baobab tree was as a child, while reading Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic piece of fiction, The Little Prince.  Based on the story, I viewed these mysterious, gigantic trees with a sense awe and wonder.   309 more words

white sand, clear blue waters

Earlier this month, I discovered paradise.

I’m talking about white sandy beaches and clear blue waters. Where might this heaven on earth be? Only an hour of a flight away from Nairobi…to the shores of the Indian Ocean – … 753 more words

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