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Category: Always

Chronicles of the Extraordinary. The tale of a never-ending journey, for two.

January 18, 2008
Airborne, Always, On the road, South Africa
Late at night somewhere over the Hudson Bay aboard Air France flight 045, an Airbus A-330 à destination de Paris. We're cruising at flight level 370 on our northeastern course....
Off to Africa
January 15, 2008
Always, On the road, South Africa
Tuesday 5:00 am. Je pars. ETA at destination, Thursday 9:00 am. Is the world really still such a big place? The short night was agitated and restless. I spent most of it in and...
Le vent dans la voile
January 11, 2008
Airborne, Always, On the road, South Africa
It’s a pretty big bag, I said to myself. It’s a heck of a big bag. I sat comfortably in my leather chair, coffee at hand, mentally gaging the size of my luggage and imagining...
2008 on final approach
December 31, 2007
Always, Schtroumpfissime
The New Year is upon us. It comes in from the East like a tsunami, rushing in, charging in at 463 m/s, faster than the speed of sound. If people were to shout Happy New Year to...
An evening
December 23, 2007
Always, Schtroumpfissime
The Gipsy Kings are playing in the background, Tu quieres volver; the downtown lights shimmer through my windows, a rather wet evening is unfolding out there...Christmas is on...
Bridging The Gap
December 17, 2007
Always, On the road
Well, not even a week after I left New York, Marie is on a plane too. It's her turn to fly, she's bridging the gap between North America and her South African roots. The week in...