African Fabrics and a New Side of Pretoria

After living in Pretoria for nearly two years now, I thought I knew the the city fairly well.  Turns out I didn’t. I’m leaving for the US in five days, and my sister asked me to bring her some African fabrics.  I’ve seen women selling beautiful fabrics on the streets in other African countries, butContinue reading “African Fabrics and a New Side of Pretoria”

Rugby and National Anthems

Last night, we went to a rugby match at Loftus Versfeld Stadium here in Pretoria. The Springboks pretty much killed the French.  I won’t mention the score, because that would just be mean. South Africa has three main sports; rugby, soccer, and cricket.  And they take all three very seriously.  But it seems to meContinue reading “Rugby and National Anthems”