Life & Travels Afloat in our Moody

Ramblings of a Kept Woman

Having earned an honest living for so many years, it was a bit of a shock to accept my new status!  Abandoned in the UK for two months whilst Steve wandered … Continue reading

October 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Bush break

For another weekend off, we drove back up to Madikwe, a game reserve on the border with Botswana. This was the same lodge we visited last year, so no need … Continue reading

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Victoria Falls

   Time to be tourists and take a break from work via a British Airways flight to Zimbabwe! (Actually I thought that relations between that country’s Government and Britain was … Continue reading

October 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Hennops Trail

    Just outside Johannesburg, there is quite a well-known 4×4 playground in the bush. Having had a quick pitstop to replace a badly squeaking prop-shaft joint after Lesotho, and with … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

…….and down again!

  So leaving Oxbow early it was again long climbs up the passes, first Moteng and then Molomong. At this time of morning, it was so cold at their peaks of … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · Leave a comment


     The start of Day 3 of the trip was a rude awakening. Daniel spotted a leak with a pool of liquid under the Landy. At 7 in the … Continue reading

October 3, 2014 · 3 Comments