Archive for January, 2019

‘The Great Lesotho Cover-up’

My first impressions of Lesotho were brown, a lot of brown, sprinkled with little specks of bright colours, like candy coated buttons on a caramel cake.

In retrospect, this perspective was right, as the vast mountainous highlands areas do appear brown at first sight.  It is only  on closer inspection that you see green brush, goats, sheep and birds and all kinds of wriggly and crawly things. However, the little specks of colour were in fact shepherds wondering through lonely terrain, all swaddled tightly in bright blankets read more