Tag Archives: African Safari Challenge

And The Rally Hasn’t Even Begun


Oct. 6, 2017. We are in Cape Town, a vibrant city set against the backdrop of Table Mountain. The African Safari Challenge rally begins on Monday, Oct. 9, however our adventure began last week while we were (supposedly) relaxing in … Continue reading

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Trouble in Beetle Land


May 31: On an earlier post (Driving at Night in Zululand) I had bragged that Stewball was doing fine. Our only problems had been a tire puncture and a hood latch to tighten. Well, that all came to an end. … Continue reading

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Bond of Brothers- and Sisters


May 29, 2014: We’re back in North Carolina and I feel empty inside. For me, it started three days before we flew home from Cape Town, parting from this group of men and women  that we shared so much hardship … Continue reading

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Stewball’s First Friend in South Africa


May 1, 2014: The rally hasn’t even started and I’m already behind. So much has happened. The only negative was the long trip over. No matter how good-and only the second leg from London to Cape Town was good- two … Continue reading

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