Three Men and a Teenager – the ‘boys’ road trip from Sth Africa to Botswana

A road trip with three work colleagues and my son from Lanseria (Johannesburg) to Gaborone (Botswana), surely would be a great bonding exercise for a 14 year old and his father. Whilst I'm not sure how much of this was true, it was certainly a great experience and had some similarities to the Hangover movie, … Continue reading Three Men and a Teenager – the ‘boys’ road trip from Sth Africa to Botswana

How to kill a day with bureaucracy – between Sth Africa and Nigeria

One of the 'fun' aspects of being in a different country is having the experience of dealing with bureaucratic systems and processes as a part of the day to day doings. One such day occurred this week, and certainly came with all the usual and not so usual events to make what you would think … Continue reading How to kill a day with bureaucracy – between Sth Africa and Nigeria