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... and in the long run for the future of South Africa.
People convinced you can make a change and that every little bit counts.
As does a day like today, planting not only vegetables, but also little seeds of hope.
A big thanks to all, for letting me join in, and maybe I should come back, just to see how the plants are doing, cos I'd love to share lunch with those kids:)
... by that point, and frankly my excitement caused
me the need to surface and yell cheers of amazement. The rest of the day saw more
great whale action from the surface; tail slapping, fin slapping and breaching,
rounded off the incredibly long day with more action from the gannets and
After yesterdays’ incredible encounter we
predicted today would seem dull in comparison, and the morning proved this,
seeing little more than a ...
... Stellenbosch on Sunday to join up for Laura and Ben's wedding. I know Laura from medical school, however she is from Norf London too, and we did our F1 year together in sunny Watford. Her dad is South African, and they've spent a lot of time in SA, so decided to get married here. It was great to see some old faces from uni, and meet some new folks in the process. We all stayed at a wine farm/hotel called Spier. The rooms and grounds were beautiful, and Alice and I made the ...
... home yet, and it was good to see a familiar face! The first outing was to the rugby club end of season awards dinner, with Alice and myself. This pretty much went along the lines of all rugby dinners the world over, ending up in a late night and a sore head the next day! What is astounding is that it cost 50 rand per person (£3.50), including 3 course meal, wine and a bar tab. Unbelievable value. George got to meet some local East Londoners, and a ...
... to expect. At least now I knew I was going back to a great place, and a life that we are really enjoying. Plus Sam was here and I had missed him a lot. We spend so much time together that it felt really weird to be apart; I suppose it's just what you are used to. Sam's mum and dad came to meet me for my albeit brief stop over at Heathrow which was so lovely and such a great effort on their part. It was such a bonus to see them, but emotional to say goodbye. ...