Category Archives: Africa is calling

Decisions, procrastination, planning, announcing the big trip. And learning to blog!

Fascinating Facts


This is actually just for us, but maybe someone else might find it interesting. Just a few quick facts about the countries on our list. Continue reading

Progress. Finally.

I haven’t had time or enough news to do an update and all of a sudden so much has happened that this will now be a looooong post. Enjoy!

What a busy few months it has been. Organising an international move (albeit the fourth one, we are experts by now) as well as a yearlong safari is no joke. Continue reading

Health and vaccinations

Warning – booooooring! Important though…. This is mainly for us, but also for friends and family planning on joining us and other people (like my dad) who might find it, umm, interesting….
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Explore. Dream. Discover.

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do  than by the ones you did do.

So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails.




– Mark Twain

Jumping Borders

We love Africa. Always have and always will. When we were young and beautiful we always said we will never leave, and that was in a period when everyone who could was out the door faster than you could say “Why don’t we rather go on Safari?”.  People looked at us strangely, we were young, professionally qualified with sought after qualifications, still we said no. But life is full off surprises and before you know it we were living in Dubai with our one-year old son, Gustav. Continue reading