So with the Great Wall of China, the Colliseum in Rome, Petra in Jordan, the Pyramids in Egypt, and now Machu Picchu under my belt, I’ve achieved 5 of the 7 Wonders of the World … what’s next?
From the 2nd of May, Paul and his wife Elsie joined the Joy! Magazine tour group for an unforgettable 11 day trip through Egypt, Jordan and Israel. They congregated at the airport in Johannesburg feeling excited but nervous, not knowing what to expect of the political situation in Egypt and Israel. As a Christian, making [...]
The ancient Greeks were the first to compile the list of the seven wonders of the world. Limited mostly to Greek sites, it’s no surprise that they hadn’t seen or heard of the Great Wall of China and many other wonders that might have made the list if the compilers had been more seasoned travellers. [...]
I am always continually adding to my Bucket List. I read travel magazines and books, and look for things that blow me away – it has to be something that has that ‘wow’ factor. Something like climbing the Seven Summits – the highest mountain peaks on each of the world’s seven continents – and visiting [...]