Read my column on Expat Focus every month. April’s column – Chapter 8 of my South Africa Diaries is entitled ‘Back for Good’ and chronicles my return to Cape Town in 1995 and the real beginning of a permanent life in South Africa until 2011. Read my South Africa Diaries from the beginning. Related articles […]
Marius was closed so Jake strolled on down from Heritage Square in search of a friendly looking coffee shop. He enjoyed his early morning heart starter almost to the point where it had become compulsory. Marius had provided the near perfect quirky environment. An eclectic mix of battered old leather sofas, rickety tables and chairs […]
Read my column on Expat Focus every month. November’s column – Chapter 5 of my South Africa Diaries is entitled ‘Langebaan here we come’ and chronicles the second part of my experiences on the West Coast cruise 1990. Read my South Africa Diaries from the beginning.
It seems that a lot of readers are not aware (probably because I haven’t publicised it very well!) that I wrote a monthly column in Expat Focus entitled South Africa Diaries. The Diaries trace my journey starting in 1990, when I first started taking three month trips to Durban to work with scratch card lotteries in […]
EPISODE ONE – CAPE TOWN TO KUALA LUMPUR “I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand…Adventure is a state of mind – and spirit.” (Jacqueline Cochran 1910 -1980) ‘Flight 535 to Kuala Lumpur is now boarding at Gate 8’. On my third visit, I would begin to […]