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An Owl's Eye at the Joburg Zoo

I still have more stories lined up about my recent African traveling spree. In the meantime though, it pains me that so much time has passed since my last Joburg post. 279 more words

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South Africa - A Nation Gone To The Animals

South Africa – go there today, and you will be rewarded with a broken arm and, if your a woman, a HIV infection. That’s just the way things are in South Africa now, unlike in previous times, when this nation was a world-leader in solving the worlds health and medical problems, today it is a world leader in the spread and natural-development of new lethal human diseases. 429 more words


I Jumped Off a Bridge. Here's the Video.

I’ve already mentioned my birthday bungee jump a couple of times (see posts here and here), but it’s taken me more than a month to edit the video footage from the GoPro camera I wore during the jump. 632 more words

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Frozen underwear and poisoned fingers... Africa

July 11: Camp Itumela > Kubu Island in Lekubu, Botswana

This morning we woke up and it was FREEZING. Last night was so cold that the laundry we had done was frozen to the hood of Henry, and I literally thought I was going to die. 227 more words


Off again... Botswana bound

July 10: Johannesburg, South Africa -> Camp Itumela in Palapye, Botswana

In a rush of excitement and last minute panicked scramble, we woke up at 5am to finish our last minute packing and start our drive to Botswana. 174 more words