Kruger National Park

Photo: Flowcomm, Wildlife Kruger National Park is located in northeast South Africa and runs along the border of Mozambique in the east, Zimbabwe in the north, and the southern border is the Crocodile River. Home of the legendary Big Five, the park covers 20,000 square kilometers and is considered the flagship of South African National …

Martin Heigan

Twitter Avatar Elsewhere on the Web Martin Heigan: “I am a 3D VFX Supervisor/Motion Capture TD, and specialise in Visual Effects and Mocap for TV and Film. I also have a passion for Nature Photography (from Wildlife and Landscapes, to extreme Macro and Astrophotography) … As I live in South Africa, unspoilt wide open spaces …

2019 African Protected Areas Congress

Poster Upcoming event November 18-23, Nairobi, Kenya 1st African Protected Areas Congress Key Links apa-congress.org Programme Questions What is the event’s hashtag? Will the event have live and recorded video? Does the event have a Facebook event page? How can remote participants engage and amplify the event? What are relevant online resources? What would locals …

Ethiopia Links

Ethiopia Flag Links related to Ethiopia presented in a somewhat random fashion: Tourism Portals tourismethiopia.org Headlines The sacred forests of northern Ethiopia – BBC Sahle-Work Zewde becomes Ethiopia’s first female president The story of Ethiopia’s incredible economic rise Ethiopia’s world heritage sites are fueling a tourism boom as Kenya and Tanzania take a hit impromptu-trip-to-ethiopias-south-omo-valley …

South Africa Links

South Africa Flag Links related to South Africa in somewhat random fashion: 2019 General Election, May 8 electionguide.org https://www.elections.org.za/content/Elections/Election-results South Africa election: everything you need to know – Guardian 2019 Election Results – Where to find them online – My Broadband 2019_South_African_general_election – Wikipedia https://elections.timeslive.co.za/results https://www.iol.co.za/trends/elections2019 2019 General Election Headlines Follow all the 2019 election …

Cape Town

Bus Station Cape Town (Afrikaans: Stad Kaapstad; Xhosa: IsiXeko saseKapa) is the metropolitan municipality which governs the city and its suburbs. We’d like to explore this further: Cape Town is located on an underground river called Camissa, meaning ‘place of sweet waters.’ Natural World Cape Town is famous for its harbor as well as landmarks Table Mountain …

South Africa

Photo: Martin Heigan, Blyde River Canyon Sunset Hello, Rainbow Nation. South Africa is bordered to the north lie namibia, Botswana and zimbabwe; to the east are Mozambique and Swaziland; while Lesotho is an independent country wholly surrounded by South African territory. Annual Events September is Tourism Month in South Africa July 18 Nelson Mandela Cities …

Xhosa

Indigenous Peoples Xhosa is a Nguni Bantu language with click consonants and is one of the official languages of South Africa and Zimbabwe. Xhosa is spoken as a first language by 8.2 million people and by 11 million as a second language in South Africa, mostly in Eastern Cape Province. Video Headlines https://qz.com/quartzy/1558970/oscars-2019-what-did-trevor-noah-really-say-on-stage black-panther-wakandas-language-is-isixhosa-of-south-africa Elsewhere …

South Africa Slang

South Africa Flag Here we translate South African English and a bit of Afrikaans to American English and Spanish. Howzit, my China! Don’t check me skeef. Ag Shame – I feel sorry for you (often sarcastically used); also: how sweet! (e.g. in reference to a child, or a young animal) – Lo siento por ti …

Indaba Travel Conference 2019

Hashtags Durban, South Africa hosts the 2019 Indaba Travel Conference. Hashtag: #indaba2019 The event runs through May 4 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre. Key Links indaba-southafrica.co.za Facebook @travel_indaba Questions What are the hashtags used for this conference? Are any of the presentations and resources mentioned available online? Is there live and recorded …