African shoestrings – South Africa Day Sixteen

The rest of our journey in Lesotho passed without incident as we passed the odd town, which appeared more western than those we had seen in the Malealea area, but still dusty and neglected and yet somehow thriving and functional! As it was Sunday a lot of the locals tend to dress in their best … Continue reading African shoestrings – South Africa Day Sixteen

African shoestrings – Lesotho Day Ten

That night the local Basotho children's choir performed for us. It was quite stirring stuff. They sung songs of peace and hopefulness with a great deal of emphasis on finding a solution for the poverty and a drug problem that was, surprisingly, becoming more prevalent amongst their youth. They were followed by the local band that … Continue reading African shoestrings – Lesotho Day Ten