Posts Tagged With: Maputo

ANIMALS Moments You Never Forget … (No. 46)

If you see this flying horror, close the windows, get out the gun!I didn’t believe it until I saw it. And before I saw it for the first time, I read about it – in the entertaining book „Delagoa Bay“, written in 1891 by the English lady Rose Monteiro. That’s what she wrote, living near … Continue reading »

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WISDOM A Conversation Piece … (No. 47)

The philosophy of Africa is still a buried treasure!Sometimes, but not very often, you detect the wisdom like hens pecking grains of wheat from a courtyard. A tracker out in the savanna might suddenly say something which burns into your mind like an Indian arrow into the roof of a Wild West farm. Or Laurens … Continue reading »

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GOLF Moments You Never Forget … (No. 13)

Playing in Mozambique ended after 16 holes – now after 9!Well, flags didn’t exist. They are too precious to be left standing around. Greens and tees, yes. No markers. Cut grass? Of course. Roughs? From Maputo to Beira. Clubhouse? Yes, a burned war ruin. But they had more than 100 caddies. And my banknotes were … Continue reading »

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