Monthly Archives: September 2010

Link to Angola photos

So far I’ve assembled a slide show of our 2 weeks in Angola. The other countries will be forthcoming. Please look under Blogroll to the right for the link. Advertisements

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Thoughts on unemployment

Unemployment is high everywhere we went in southern Africa. I’m no economist and don’t have a sophisticated understanding about the economies of Angola, Namibia, Mozambique, and South Africa. These comments will be based on my observations only. In Angola, with … Continue reading

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Tasting at Solms-Delta

A winery partly worker-owned near Franschhoek

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Mountains, oceans, wine, food!

A connection with Bridget, a South African friend at home in Durham, led us to the place where we’ve spent 10 days in Cape Town. It is the lovely former home of my friend’s parents, located in the Somerset West … Continue reading

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Protea on Helderberg Mountain

Too many to choose from!

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Cape Town

The last 10 days of our southern Africa tour are in Cape Town. We go from the grit and vibrant street life of Maputo, and the amazing beaches of the Indian ocean, to the very European city of Cape Town. … Continue reading

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Good bye to Moz

Far too soon we had to head back to Maputo from Tofinho. It’s an 8-hour drive, but this time we left at 8:00 am. This gave us time to take some photos of the little towns and villages, and the … Continue reading

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