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Dec 30, 2006 - "By the way, I have an artificial heart..."

After a great few days in Swaziland, we headed south towards Durban. I needed to turn the car in on Jan 1 and pick up my airline ticket to Australia on Jan 2. Durban would have been about a 7 hour drive from Swaziland, so we decided to stop in Eshowe about 2 hours from Durban. Nick had read about an inn run by a man from his hometown and favorite soccer club Middlesbrough. Since 'Boro was scheduled to play that night, Nick figured it would be a good bet they'd have the game on, and he'd be able to watch with a fellow fan. It turns out, the...

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Reilly on the Road

Aug 15, 2006 - Zululand

We were able to get on the Baz Bus without difficulty so were very relieved! We visited a museum yesterday and learned a lot about the Zulu culture and history. Today we went with a guide to a rural village and spent time with some local Zulu people. They were so happy that we had learned a few words in Zulu! Tomorrow we head to Swaziland for 3 days. We'll be staying within a game reserve. Sunday (August 20th) we leave South Africa for Botswana. Watch for the default map to change!

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