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PostSubject: Visiting Zululand!!!   Tue May 17, 2011 2:38 pm

Hi,
Just to say that, I could be wrong, but, judging by a lot of memmber's comments on the Zulu War, it seem's to me that quite a few of you have not actually been out to Zululand. Now, sorry if this sound's a tad rude, but also, a few of you maybe, let's say, not getting any younger! I see member's saying "Oh, I would love to go out to the Battlefields one day", etc, etc. My Dad recently died, and his dream was to explore the Normandy beaches associated with the D-Day Landings. He kept on putting it off, not because he couldn't afford to go, but just didn't get round to actually doing it. My point is, just bloody do it! If it's your dream, then fullfill your dream. Travelling around Zululand can be done extremely cheap. Don't put things off untill it's too late to do anything about it. If your well- off, don't forget, you can't take a penny with you when you peg out!!!
Sorry for going on!
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Tue May 17, 2011 2:48 pm

Thanks Runner2.
You can't put the point across any plainer than that.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Tue May 17, 2011 5:56 pm

It's not so much the cost. Flying scares the life out me. I have only flown once, and I hated every minuite of it a nd that was to Ireland i caught the boat back. So I'm resigned to the fact that I will never see the Zulu War Battlefields.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Tue May 17, 2011 8:01 pm

Runner2. Sorry to hear about the loss of your father. There are many of us that would love to visit the Battlefields, me for one. But with three kids a mortgage and living costs I have to get my priorities right. Idea
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Tue May 17, 2011 11:40 pm

Classic. This thread had me in stitches! :-)

I'm just waiting for runner2 to inform us that he's running a bus to SA at a very reasonable rate. There you go Dave, you're now sorted ;-)

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PostSubject: Visiting Zululand   Wed May 18, 2011 5:26 am

Hi Runner2 .
Well said ! , I'm one of those not getting any younger . Suspect
cheers 90th Idea
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Wed May 18, 2011 8:16 am

Intend to take a holiday in South Africa. Rorke's Drift & Isandlwana will be a part of it maybe on a days excursion.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Fri May 20, 2011 9:06 pm

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Classic. This thread had me in stitches! :-)

Glad it made you happy. I take it you have no fear of flying.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Sat May 21, 2011 10:51 am

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Classic. This thread had me in stitches! :-)

Glad it made you happy. I take it you have no fear of flying.

I don't have a fear of flying. I didn't mean to offend you, apologies if I did.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Sat May 21, 2011 11:18 am

Dave. Try taking a plane. It's easier on the arms.
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PostSubject: Re: Visiting Zululand!!!   Sat May 21, 2011 9:42 pm

Chelmsfordthescapegoat wrote:
Dave. Try taking a plane. It's easier on the arms.

Not if you're Mr T.
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