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Moving slowly downriver

Tuesday 16 June  S28° 42.34’ E20° 54.39’

It was a cold and windy day. I moved on from Keimoes to camp at Tkabies campground, about 10 km downriver. 1,243 more words


Time of the year

Rain or shine, day of night, Spring, Summer, Autumn or Winter; in South Africa we have a year-round floral display. Lithops (living stones)  originate from Southern Africa including Botswana, Namibia and South Africa. 24 more words


Three more great stories in the next issue of The Paddler ezine

Volga the national river of Mother Russia

By Mark Kalch

Russia’s Volga River is not only the longest in Europe at some 2,300 miles in length, it is also the continent’s largest river in terms of discharge and drainage basin area. 157 more words

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Mystery Bridge Nr. 57: Havenga Bridge in South Africa

At 2,200 km in length, the Orange River, which goes by many names in different languages, is the longest river in South Africa. Starting in the Maloti Mountains in Lesotho, the river slices through the state before emptying into the Atlantic Ocean at Alexander Bay. 706 more words

Mystery Bridge