Monthly Archives: June 1999

Desert Honeymoon – Richtersveld and Kalahari


2 – 3 June 1999 Writing a journal isn’t very easy when you’re perched on a spiky piece of dolomite next to a smoky fire, with your only light coming from a paraffin lantern suspended from an acacia thorn.  A scuttling scorpion, seemingly pissed off to share a camping space with us, adds a certain [...]