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Memorial to the former president Nelson Mandela outside the outstanding Apartheid Museum, exploring Johannesburg
South Africa

Exploring Johannesburg: the good,the bad and the ugly

April / July, 2017: Johannesburg has a rather colourful reputation. We heard of people getting car jacked at lights because they forgot to keep their car locked; we were constantly warned against walking even the shortest distances at night;…

The best bath in the world at Away with the Fairies in Hogsback
South Africa

Away with the fairies in Hogsback

April, 2017: High up in the mountains above the eastern cape of South Africa is a rather random but no less gorgeous village called Hogsback. From the bustling town of Alice the R345 winds it’s way through rolling grassy…