Monthly Archives: September 2014

From baboons to warthogs, animals are aplenty in South Africa

Sept. 6, 2014 My time in South Africa has allowed me to see and interact with animals I had only previously seen in books or at zoos. And of course,  I encountered a few species in grocery store meat counters … Continue reading

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A snow-covered Hogsback lures South African “snowbirds”

Sept. 1, 2014 In the U.S., people who flee New England snow in the winter for Florida are nicknamed snowbirds.   But in South Africa, where snow is rare, I witnessed a different type of snowbird: the ones who flock … Continue reading

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