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Mad? Lucky? Or just plain stupid, with a death-wish?
A memory surfaces, now and then, which makes my brain freeze. It’s the late 1990s. We’re staying with a farmer outside Lusaka, Zambia’s capital city. He’s very hospitable, bought us new, blue mats to step onto when we get out … Continue reading
Posted in Travelling, Zambia Tagged black mamba, burglary, bushfire, crime, farmer, home made firearms, Lusaka, murder, rock art, shaman, spiders 8 Comments
A spot of welding, a leopard and a mission
He’s looking worried. It was meant to be an overnight stop – but there’s no way we’ll fit everything in and reach Kalambo in time to pitch camp by daylight. We have to stay another night, but not at Thorn … Continue reading
Posted in Travelling, Zambia Tagged Banksy, Kasama, Manchester, Marianhill Mission, Northern Province, Old Trafford, rock art, Travel, Zambia 12 Comments