This morning, at breakfast, I met the owner of the B&B we were staying in. I was telling him the circumstances of why we visited Port Elizabeth. I told him how my dad had come to move to South Africa after WW2 and that he had spent time in India before being sent back to England. The owner replied that his dad had also been in the RAF and had also spent a year in India. His dad was in 426 Squadron Bomber Command while my dad was in 89 night fighter squadron. ...
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Don't have too many pictures today as we drove the 250 km to Port Elizabeth with a 4 hour stopover at Storms River Village where we went on a zip line tour of the Tsitsikama Forest canopy. There were 10 zip lines and Jean and I were totally bagged at the end of it. I was amazed at how fragile the forest is. Some of the trees were 600 years old. There were 2 species of yellow wood. We did the zip lines with a family from Yorkshire and a couple from Germany. It was...