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Jacob's ladder

First stop – the remote island of St Helena

By on June 21, 2014

Somewhere in the Middle of the Atlantic Ocean there is one not particularly big, but quite a remarkable volcanic island. Remote and isolated from the rest of the world, St. Helena archipelago is an extraordinary place. Time seems to have


Volunteering at the Two Oceans Aquarium Cape Town, South Africa

By on April 2, 2014

Meantime in the Aquarium, the kindest, nicest and coolest people are working hard to keep the fish happy and healthy. I am deeply grateful to them for offering me a chance to observe the behind the scenes of the aquarist


Flamingoes, caracals, lemurs and white bengal tigers

By on March 12, 2014

Eco Tourism – what a weekend!! Zoos make me sad – wild animals, captured and caged,  under stimulated and overfed, watched by a contingent of humans with similar problems, only the humans at least have a choice in the matter.