Is South Africa safe for solo travel?

June 29, 2015 by wwellend (image source: travelling the world solo) When I made the decision to backpack solo through South Africa, my safety seemed to be the topic on everybody’s lips. Don’t get me wrong, it’s nice that I have friends, family members and old acquaintances concerned for my well-being, but what I didn’t […]

Tannie Anna Uys se beskuit

deur skoorkos As die dae begin korter raak, en die veld is nat in die oggend as jy gaan stap, dan begin die nostalgie ook hiberneer in jou binneste (jy moet bo 35 wees om dit ten volle te kan beleef) Dan onthou jy die warm somers, en die koel Oros binne-in ‘n huis waar […]

moenie se ek het julle nie gewaarsku nie

deur Wag ‘n Bietjie Eergisteraand omstreeks 21:00 het ek ‘n drukking gevoel in my linker flank. Stelselmatig het die pyn erger geraak en nadat ek louwarm water met bietjie appelwynasyn (apple cider vinegar) gedrink het so teen elf-uur die aand gaan lê. Gisteroggend toe ek net na drie-uur wakker word was die drukking en die […]

Desert Plants of Avalon visit..

by Wag ‘n Bietjie Today I am rather thrilled about the 45 hits received from Ireland! I believe it was triggered by a comment I made on the Facebook page of Desert Plants of Avalon [Desert Plants of Avalon]. I subscribe to Desert Plants of Avalon on YouTube [ Desert Plants of Avalon on YouTube] […]

Why I like succulents and cacti..

by Wag ‘n Bietjie on August 25, 2016 When I went on retirement in 2010 my wife and I relocated to a small town in the Little Karoo, a semi-desert natural region of South Africa. I am told that the previous owner of the house we purchased had many other interests and subsequently the garden was […]

Reblogging

deur Toortsie Reblogging. Iets wat ek nog nooit gedoen het nie, maar die keer of wat wat iemand al een van my stukkies ‘reblog’ het, vir my geweldige vreugde gegee het. Om die waarheid te sê, ek het nog nie eintlik veel daaroor gedink nie. Nou het ‘Wag ‘n bietjie‘ vir my ‘n heel nuwe […]

Die Armlastige Miljardêr

August 17, 2016 deur blootvoet Ek is regtig tans ‘n baie arm, skatryk man. Brandarm in geld maar skatryk in vreugde, liefde in my lewe, daardie lied in my hart – dis nie nodig om redes te gaan soek om Jesus te prys nie. Vandag nog het ek en my darlingmost wificle nog die mooiste […]