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Russell of (nearly) Spring – A trip north of Auckland

Seventeen months to the day, after our arrival in New Zealand, a little Toyota Corolla made its way out of an Auckland driveway and northwards along the State Highway One. It didn’t do it on its own, of course. The … Continue reading

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Visiting Cape Town? Tranquility and Serendipity.

I think the word Serendipity is used all too seldom, don’t you? For those unacquainted with the word, it is NOT the happy discovery of a good hair product – which is Serendipity-Doo – and something else entirely. Could the … Continue reading

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Namaqualand Travels–Chapter 4

In the manner of the better photographers everywhere (well, we can fantasise can’t we?) we were up before sunrise and, with an oats breakfast bar removing all traces of moisture from our mouths, we drove off into the park looking … Continue reading

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Namaqualand Travels–Chapter 2

There is something profoundly agreeable driving, windows down, through the vast Karoo veld. At times like these, one’s senses are heightened, and the soaring joy of being alive in God’s great Creation cannot be overstated. With a kind of detached … Continue reading

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Namaqualand Travels–Chapter 1

Friday, 23rd August and the first suggestions of dawn’s gentle presence was felt as she caressed my brow. As consciousness pierced the fog of slumber, Dawn disappeared into dreamland, to be replaced by the awareness that Mrs Chips was up … Continue reading

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A journey through the Karoo – in episodes

Over the next few days, I intend recounting a recent trip through the Karoo in South Africa. We visited three of South Africa’s National Parks – the Mountain Zebra Park, Addo National Park and the Karoo National Park. The posts … Continue reading

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