The best tea.  Grown in the Eastern Highlands of Rhodesia.  The coffee might have been a bit iffy, but the tea was sublime.  The coffee was iffy because the cheaper brands had chicory added to it, and the French might like that kind of thing, but I'm not French.  The pure coffee was fine.

The local brew - Tanganda was a great tasting tea proudly grown and produced in Rhodesia

Rhodesia Herald - the day reality began to dawn.

Jamie Kelso: The Lesson of Rhodesia : Voice of Reason Broadcast Network

I had one of these stickers on my school suitcase.  And Rhodesia really was SUPER!!

I had one of these stickers on my school suitcase. And Rhodesia really was…

Bulawayo Coat of Arms

City I grew up in - Coat of Arms and armorial bearings of the city of Bulawayo.

Eskimos Hut, Bulawayo. Photo by Des Stella Goldhawk 26/12/2012. My Dad worked there

Eskimo Hut, Bulawayo - recently closed (they used to serve the best ice-cream in the world!

Rhodesia Railways - the train would stop at spots where peddlers came to sell their wares to the people on the train.

Rhodesia Railways - the train would stop at spots where peddlers came to sell their wares to the people on the train.

The fountain in Centenary Park, Bulawayo

I spent hours staring at this water fountain. Remember being told it was based on the little mermaid.

Lobels bread - nothing finer!  Delivered to your door in bread binned bicycles early each day....

Lobels bread - nothing finer! Delivered to your door in bread binned bicycles early each day.

Haddon & Sly - in the days when one dressed up to go to town!

Nick Baalbergen made these photos, of Salisbury from Salisbury Town Hall.

Convoy.  During the civil war in our country we had to travel in convoy when we drove from place to place - especially long trips - as there was always a chance of an ambush attack on individual vehicles.

During the civil war in our country we had to travel in convoy when we drove from place to place - especially long trips - as there was always a chance of an ambush attack on individual vehicles.

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