Trolls are not well known in Africa yet there is no doubt in my mind that they do exist, together with the Tokoloshe and other spiritual beings of African folklore.
The woodland habitat has many species of climbers and epiphytes. It makes sense, because why stand on your own legs when there are so many trees to lean on?
All right, whatever you do, don’t panic. Keep calm, stay calm, because yours truly is about to give you some really good advice on coping with this fascinating time of year.
This has to be one of the most age old questions asked by children/teens (in particular) every day for centuries: What’s for dinner?
Some of the larger caterpillars use patterns and colour to mimic snakes, displaying large ‘eyes’ on the sides of their heads or tails. In doing so they appear less appetising for birds.
Heavens what are things coming to? When it comes to the fair sex, is there a man alive who can suppress that oh so natural urge to score a point?
As ons boswereld mooi groen is en kos volop, kry ons elke jaar besoekers van tropiese Afrika in ons tuine. As jy n voel is kan jy nogal ver trek in n kort tyd, oor landsgrense heen.
Up until today I haven’t really considered myself as old. In years perhaps, but in physical ability and mental alertness, I am able to match most youngsters.
Plants started to use insects for pollination and the first flowers appeared.
I am not a great believer in the occult, and I’m pretty certain that there’s always some logical explanation for things that go bump in the night.
During our stay in the UK we came across a small band of genuine gypsies living in a small clearing in the New Forest.