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... hidden in his car. He then dropped the bombshell, when he also said that he was currently awaiting trial for manslaughter. Apparently he woke up in bed and disturbed 5 African young men in his bedroom, one of whom tried to shoot him, but the gun jammed. He beat one of them twice over the head with an iron bar, who later died. Fantastic, just the story we needed to hear when I am trying to convince Jackie that South Africa is safe!! Song of the Day - Pride by ...
So the time has come to finish my trip and also to finish my blog of the last few months! The last two weeks have been fantastic, filled with many odds and ends that shall stay with me for a long time.
It is bizarre to volunteer for seven weeks in a school in a way. As I am sure many of you can remember from your teachers at school, it takes a certain number of weeks for a new teacher to become normal. So in one sense for me, ...
... construction. Often, just the outer shell is finished. As Holgar explained it, people in "communities" (essentially, unincorporated 'towns') can own their land but then pay to build "in steps". If they run out of money at some point, the structure stays at that 'step' until they get the money to continue construction or they just leave it in its current state (or maybe patch it.) We saw shopping areas that didn't look too safe and yet passed through the ...
... where we entered this road from the Numbi gate). Traffic was stopped watching lionesses. One was on the west side of the road and seemed intent on watching something or detecting a scent. The others were initially staying on the east side. We eventually counted eight lionesses in this pride (but never saw a male lion). As we watched, the other lionesses leisurely crossed the road and at one point, three of them decided to "camp" on ...
Today is the last Australia game so we are flying up to Nelspruit. It is a more reasonable departure time and Match, the travel company for Fifa is organising it so there is extra staff everywhere.
Our group heads to Stables Restaurant and we enjoy the 4pm game, some free drinks and a buffet lunch. Again there is a bucking bull which Erin has another shot.
The crowd is mostly Australian and goes crazy when the Socceroos score first. All the ...
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