Voortrekker Monument close to Pretoria, South Africa
Expat, Pretoria, South Africa

Learn about The Great Trek at Pretoria’s Voortrekker Monument

Who were the voortrekkers? What was the Great Trek? Find out by visiting the Voortrekker Monument near Pretoria.

Expat Life, The Great Trek, Travel

The Great Trek: A Chaotic Air Travel Tale

Despite previous travel trials with the kids, I was almost looking forward to flying home this Christmas….almost.  A night flight with two well-seasoned little travellers, an unlimited supply of movies, plenty of white noise and a nip of wine (for me) to assist with fragmented sleep.  It should have been a piece of Christmas cake...… Continue reading The Great Trek: A Chaotic Air Travel Tale