Lesotho & the Sani Pass - RTW 9 - Round the World in 30 Days
I didn’t have much planned for my two nights in Durban but the one thing I was dying to do was take a day trip to Lesotho via the legendary Sani Pass.
Matekane Air Strip, Lesotho This mountainous area doesn’t have a lot of flat land for an airport. So pilots who shuttle in food, medical supplies and the Lesotho Flying Doctor Service rely on makeshift runways like this 1,300-foot airstrip. Bush pilot Tom Claytor says landing isn’t nearly as nerve-wracking as taking off, which sometimes requires speeding off the end of the cliff before getting airborne. You “drop down the 2,000-foot cliff face until you start flying,”
Sani Pass self drive - Road to the sky - The Travelling Chilli
The Sani Pass is one of the most well known mountain passes in Africa, and for a number of reasons, one of which is the scenery is absolutely breathtaking. Self driving up the Sani Pass into Lesotho is really worthwhile. This is how we drove the Sani Pass from South Africa into Lesotho.
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How to Learn Sesotho
How to Learn Sesotho. Sesotho is a language spoken in Lesotho and South Africa. If you find yourself visiting those countries, you will need to learn a few essential phrases and words, so that you can make yourself understood. Just as you...
I Got Chased By Three Cows In Lesotho
Animals. At times I love them, and occasionally I question my decision not to eat them.It's not every day you visit Lesotho and three cows charge at you.