Nightmare on Visa Street

It was an eerie night, sitting candlelit over a map of the central Asian region of the world as thunder and lightning clap around my house. Flashes of storm appear in the windows…

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Vaal River Wine Meander

Winter in Jozi can be pretty nippy. It doesn’t snow (though it’s been known to), but there’s no mistaking the pink-nosed chill of a Jo’burg morning or late afternoon, when…

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Visitors to South Africa would be well-advised to sample the local wines. When in Russia, don’t miss out on a vodka. Enjoy the ouzo while in Greece (be careful not…

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