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Cape Town

cape town sunsetSlowly I take a hearty swig of homemade maize beer. I’m in a township, a temporary collection of scrap metal shacks that is home to a hundreds thousand people. Behind me the imperious Table Mountain stands above the city, 260 million years of rock dominating the skyline. [Read more…]

Exploring Japan

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Tokyo immediately assaults the senses, dragging my eyes and ears around flashing lights and bizarre scenes. People are everywhere. They crowd my vision and carefully sidestepping me as I stand engrossed by what’s going on. [Read more…]