Posts from my visit through Africa


Visit Cape Town, A Remarkable Experience

Table Mountain

The heart of our trip to South Africa was the visit to Cape Town.  It is the oldest city in South Africa and the continent with waterfront and a ...


Soweto, A Sprawling Urban Memorial of Complex History

Nelson Mandela's House in Soweto

​When you talk about South Africa, its apartheid past is not far away. In Soweto is where the struggle began. Soweto is a sprawling township that is t...


Experiencing Johannesburg | Uncertain Nelson Mandela Legacy

A Well-fed Cub Taking a Nap

Going to South Africa was a very last minute decision. Like many people, South Africa was not in our "bucket list," but our experience in Johannesburg...

About the Author

I am a recent retiree, and have been taking advantage of my newfound freedom to travel the world. So far, travelled to over 55 countries on six continents, and I've set might sights on 30 more countries while I am still able.
This blog is my journal of the wonderful cities, less traveled, that should be on everyone's proverbial bucket list.
Happy Traipsing the Globe!