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Silvermine/Elephant's Eye/Hout Bay Lookout

We originally planned to do this hike during Sanparks free week but life is busy.  So busy that I was on leave that week (12th – 17th September) and couldn’t even take advantage of this 1 week a year opportunity. 1,714 more words

Mountain Safety And Tracking

Beho Beho Bushblog - Roel -15th September

As I went out the other day with Anna and Andrew towards the Hippo Pool for an afternoon drive we got a bit distracted on the way there. 284 more words


Chacma baboons: Gentle mothers

It was cool in the early morning,  9*C when a passing rain shower caught this baboon troop out in the open.   The mothers sheltered together paying attention to their babies gently cuddling them to keep them warm.  26 more words

Nature Photography

The Friday Dose #123: Female Leadership

What if women ran things? Would government run differently? Would business run differently? Would their natural inclination be toward more cooperative efforts? I’m sure there’s advantages and disadvantages to each perspective but I would welcome giving more women a chance. 166 more words

Society And The Future

The Cape Peninsula.

We had beautiful weather for our trip to the Peninsula. Stupidly I lost all my photos from the day. The attached photos are courtesy of Gary, thank you Gary! 242 more words

South Africa

Our first camping trip

A must do, bucket list task for me while in Botswana was to go camping and explore the natural environment as much I could.  I try not to use Africa as a general term while describing my time here, as it is an entire continent and shouldn’t be used as a general term, but the name can’t help but bring conventional thoughts to mind. 508 more words