Life with BG

A series of letters about life in sub-saharan Africa.

 

Dawn 2016

First 180 Days

July 15 – This date has history for us. It is the date we moved to New York in 2002; of our return to London in 2005; and, after 10 years there, our arrival in Livingstone, Zambia.   Unlike our usual style of travel, hand luggage only, we left London with over 150 kg in […]

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Food platter

Travelled South

A holiday to South Africa and my visit first to Cape Town and the Western Cape. A visit packed with a wide varieties of experiences. History — Robben Island. That Table Mountain became engulfed in sea mist as we ferried out seemed a fitting for a visit to such an historic prison. The menu in […]

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Scarlet Chested Sunbird

Scarlet Chested Sunbird

A short video of a female scarlet chested sunbird as she started building her nest in my bathroom; Livingtone, Zambia. Opening all the doors and windows allows a cooler breeze through the house and encourages visitors. One particular visitor I enjoyed watching was a Scarlet Chested Sunbird as she tried to build her next in […]

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