• Ich Liebe Deutschland (and all things German)!

    Yay! My first post for LindseyTinsey! 😀 Finally! Allow me to introduce myself: Hi. I’m Alaric. I’m 25 (but not for very much longer – Rocky Horror reference FTW). I’m a scientist (or at least, that’s what I pretend to be most days) and a huge Harry Potter nerd (Potterhead, if you will). I’ve known Lindsey for 7 years, and through our mutual love of Harry Potter, amongst other fandoms, and Lady Gaga (Yaasss Kween!), we’ve become great friends (queue: emotional music and staring vacantly into the distance). However, I digress – this post is not about our life-story… Anyone who knows me, knows that I’m, by and large, in love…

  • Trains, Planes, and Automobiles

    One of my dreams is to travel and see as much of the world as possible. As I thought about what to write for this post I went over all the times I’ve traveled and the different means of transportation that I’ve taken. Car, Minibus, Land rover I’ve been on several family road trips in the past. If it was in the Western Cape then we’d travel by car. When we went to the Kruger National park we went with the combi. When we went to on 4×4 trips we would go with the Land rover. The annoying thing about travelling with cars is the cramped space and close quarters.…