JOHANNESBURG

  Trip up uneventful. Stopped in Aliwal to see the old pharmacy – strangely enough still a pharmacy. For those that don’t know this was the chemist operated by my great grandfather in the boer war. Where my grandmother (Laura Serrurier) was born.   Amazing changes here. The city is 20X the size it used…

KENTON ON SEA

Time spent renewing friendships has been invaluable. Last night Janey and Johnny’s daughter and partner joined us and it gave me enormous pleasure to see them chatting to each other. We had dinner with Ian Roberts who is a well known SA actor. He had some incredibly funny stories to tell. A kind of Herman…

KENTON ON SEA

KENTON ON SEA Very exciting arriving here. We knew our way immediately and it was all so familiar. A thousand summer days memories came flooding back. It was actually quite overwhelming. Met up with Janey and Johnny immediately as they are two houses away form us. Had lunch together and in the evening Jonny did…