Iceland dances to a different tune

My wife and I shut our eyes to the ZAR:EURO exchange rate and travelled to Iceland in July 2015 for a first and possibly even last visit to this strange and magical island. For us, as for many others, the allure was a combination of Iceland’s stark volcanic...

Impressions of Kinshasa

On 1-3 April 2014 two related but separate conferences were held at the Grand Hôtel in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): “Convening the Africa LEDS Partnership” was held on April 1st as a natural progression of the LEDS Global Partnership...

Listen to the Wrong Rock Show featuring Nakhane Touré

In August 2013 my wife and I went to Oppikoppi Festival 2013 – South Africa’s biggest, dustiest and most iconic music festival, now in its 19th year. Because I co-host the Wrong Rock Show on Bush Radio 89.5FM, I usually make contact with a few artists to...