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May 7, 2007 - Lesootoo, Besootoo, Sesootoo!

Lesotho (le-soo-too) where the Besotho speak Sesotho! This stunningly beautiful little country, aptly named the Kingdom in the Sky, rises like an island in the clouds in the middle of South Africa. The eastern border is formed by the dramatic Drakensberg escarpment where the highveld plunges down over 1000m before spilling onto the plains. All the guides book warn you not to attempt to go into Lesotho unless you have a four wheeled drive, and, even though I got permission from my rental company to take the car into Lesotho, I decided that...

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