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South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland

South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland
Lonely Planet – £17.99

Lions at waterholes, township art, clouds pouring over Table Mountain, Kalahari dunes, Drakensberg peaks, Swazi and Zulu ceremonies: Southern Africa’s famous trio is rich with adventures and experiences, culture and scenery. 491 kata lagi

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Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial

Unlike last year, there have been no adventures and no surprise trips anywhere.   This does not mean that I have not been busy.   Planning has been going ahead for the celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth next year.   610 kata lagi

South Africa

“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”  ― Nelson Mandela

Inspirational Quotes

South Africa at a crossroads, new chronicle of Mandela’s presidency looks back for guidance


While Nelson Mandela remains a larger-than-life symbol of historic change, there’s a national debate going on in South Africa over the nation’s progress since its turn to democracy. 35 kata lagi

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PBS NewsHour full episode December 12, 2017


Tuesday on the NewsHour, Alabama voters head to the polls to decide a competitive Senate race marked by sexual assault claims.

Also: Helping schools prevent school shootings, the global consequences of recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, on the ground with immigration enforcement agents and Nelson Mandela’s presidential years.

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