Archive for the ‘Travellers Tales’ Category


Smile, You’re on Kulula Low Cost Airline

Another arrival in my inbox: Kulula is a low-cost South-African airline that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Kulula is an Airline with head office situated in Johannesburg . Kulula airline attendants make an effort to make the in-flight “safety lecture” and announcements a bit more entertaining. Here are some real examples that have been heard […]

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Voulez Vuvuzela – VuVu WHO?

A few weeks ago many of us would have responded to the word “Vuvuzela” with “Vuvu WHO?” but with the 2010 World Cup Coverage all that has changed. The unmistakeable VuVu sound has been floating out of television screens across the world as people tune in to watch the first ever Football World Cup to […]

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Touchdown Jesus – Lighting Strike – Ohio

A six-story statue of Jesus Christ in Monroe, Ohio was struck by lightning and burned to the ground, leaving a blacked steel skeleton. Insurance companies are calling it “An Act of God” The “King of Kings” statue had become one of southwest Ohio’s most familiar landmarks having stood at the evangeliocal Solid Rock Church since […]

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Power Cuts for the South African World Cup – Don’t Worry

Just in case anyone was worried about their visit to or their viewing of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa – good news… Good news from the South African authorities – on South African news tonight was an assurance to South Africans regarding possible power shortages during the upcoming World Cup in South […]

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