The Tazara train

“A hasty person misses the sweet things.”
Tanzanian proverb

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Sitting on my little platform looking ot over the lake

“The day will come when cats have horns and Dutchmen will be circumcised.”
Malawian proverb

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“If you do not travel, you will marry your own sister.”
Mozambican proverb

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Johannesburg :: Soweto, Apartheid Museum & The Cradle of Human Kind (Maropeng)

“No second Johannesburg is needed upon the earth. One is enough.”
Alan Paton

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The Wild Coast

“We’re all going… It’s like all the NATO countries are going. We’re going to annex Lesotho.”

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The Garden Route, South Africa

“The Garden Route blows”

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Cape Town

“Slow down. It’s Cape Town”
Cape Town road sign

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Vic Falls to Cape Town: Overland travel in Africa

Anne Karen in the truck

“Being sober on a bus is, like… totally different than being drunk on a bus…”
Ozzy Osbourne

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I have no fear, for I walk with lions…

…And make toys made of elephant poo for them… And shovel their poop into bags to clean their enclosures… And wash their water trays… Yeah, it’s just like a relationship, the magic fades after you scoop your partner’s shit…

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Touchnote – send postcards from your phone


A friend of mine introduced me to Touchnote by sending me a postcard showing a beer can next to the ugliest, dead fish I’ve ever seen. Obviously I put it on my fridge to show it off. I then researched Touchnote a bit, tried it out over Christmas and here I am recommending it… Read More