The Land Down Under

Our Love Affair with Australia Australia is the flattest, driest and probably deadliest inhabited continent on earth and we are in love with it.  Maybe it was the fact that we just left a country in which we had been robbed or it could be the 21 sleep deprived hours we spent locked up in…

South Africa: Cape Town

It took us a bit longer than usual to write our posts for South Africa as it was an experience that feels hard to describe and one of mixed emotions.  You can see from our Garden Route post that there is a lot of beauty in the country, a lot of great people and a…

South Africa – Cape & Garden Route

Our flight from Zanzibar to Cape Town took us through Johannesburg, or as locals call it Jo’Burg.  When we landed, we were required to collect our bags, go through customs and then re-check them for the flight to Cape Town.  After accomplishing this task – which was much more challenging than it should have been…

Flynnbob Shark Adventure

One of the first books I remember from my childhood was about Sharks, I think I was around 5 or 6 years old when my parents gave it to me, and from that very moment on, I have been obsessed with sharks.  My obsession grew when I was 13; my Aunt and Uncle took me…

Zanzibar

“Doctor Livingstone, I presume?” Those famous words uttered by Henry Morton Stanley were probably the reason I was most excited about going to Zanzibar.   It was Zanzibar that was at the heart of the beginning of so many explorations into the African continent, and a place intimately linked to both Dr. Livingstone’s travels and…

Tanzania

We have often heard it said, that once you have visited the African continent, you fall in love with it.  We now understand why.  The Safari was one of the most amazing experiences in our lives, but it was our travelling though and between villages and cities, seeing the landscape and meeting people, that made…

Flynnbob Geographic

Well as promised we have compiled some of our favourite Safari pictures together – which was extremely tough given the amazing things we saw and the fact that we took over 1000 pics!  We have put 55 together in the sideshow attached to this post so we hope you enjoy them. We had such an…