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Because we have had poor internet we have not been able to upload videos until now. Here are a few:

Driving through Botswana near the South African border. We thought the potholes were bad, but they got much , much worse on the South African side





South Africa power plugs

South African earthed 240v power plugs are a wonder to behold, they are huge. We brought adapters for South Africa, but when we travel we often go to a local hardware and buy a couple of local plugs and wire up a couple of items with the local plugs. It makes it easier if you have lots of appliances and only a couple of adapters.

So we bought two South African plugs (at Crazy Plastics near the hotel in Joberg) and wired them in, here is one wired in next to a standard Australian plug: