Electrifying order

I am not a techie when it comes to engineering but do have a friend who is an engineer from the industry currently working in Zambia. Thanks to him, I have some understanding that to plan and construct an electric network takes a methodolical and competent mind of the greatest order. At the electric pillar […]

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Being egged on to wanderlust

A few blog friends have urged me to place more photos even if it is without commentary. It is also the first time I do a second installment of the same topic of the weekly photo challenge. If you want to know more about Elands Bay which we visited last weekend  go to my previous […]

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Wandering about an e-land on ebay?

If the heading doesn’t make sense don’t worry, it is not your lack of understanding but my attempt at wordplay.  I suppose a lot of people wanderlust off to a mythical programmable surreal electronic land/world which can be purchased on eBay (your standard computer game).  Nothing wrong with that, it is just that I prefer […]

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“In spite of the opinions of certain narrow-minded people who would shut up the human race upon this globe, we shall one day travel to the moon, the planets, and the stars with the same facility, rapidity and certainty as we now make the ocean voyage from Liverpool to New York.  Jules Verne as Professor Lidenbrock […]


Surprised and aMAZEd

Today my family and I were at the Waterfront in Cape Town and went for a boat ride on the Pirate ship the Jolly Roger. it was very enjoyable and we even had dolphins accompanying us for a few minutes, but that is a story for another day.  I was not going to take part […]

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A different kind of DENSE

Inspired by the WordPress Photo Challenge with the theme Dense In the early hours of Saturday morning 11 March 2017 Hout Bay experienced the worst ever fire to occur in the Imizamo Yethu informal settlement. Three people lost their lives and thousands of people lost their homes. Due to very strong winds and difficult access […]

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