Over Victoria Falls – Or Not?

Over Victoria Falls – Or Not?

“Lyn, relax. Raise your arms and smile at the camera. I’m your guide. I’m here to make sure you don’t go over. ” Hard to relax when just inches behind you the powerful Zambezi River is pouring its enormous heart over a 300-foot vertical...
Meeting The Locals in Malawi

Meeting The Locals in Malawi

As well as chilling out on the beach of Lake Malawi in what was called Nyasaland in 1960, my trip notes said to be sure to hang out with the locals as they are the friendliest people in Africa. Malawi, the new name of the country which got its independence in 1964, is...
Durban, South Africa

Durban, South Africa

So here I am in Durban. Last time I was here, in April, 1960, I wandered into the Durban Publicity Association to buy some tours, got talking to the folks behind the desk and they invited me on a couple of weeks’ free tours if I became a tour guide myself for a...
Frank Hedingham – A Canadian Hero!

Frank Hedingham – A Canadian Hero!

God works in mysterious ways! While waiting for the 10am church service on Sunday June 28th to begin, I glanced at the announcements in the bulletin and was transfixed. No, it wasn’t notice of a retreat or a bottle drive that roused me from my “comfortable pew.”  It...