The Journey Around the World

Katsjourney around the world: 13 October, 2002 Cusco, Peru

10/13/02 Greetings from Cusco, Peru. Keep in mind that I am at an internet cafe using hispanic hotmail. Spell check does not recognize English words, and the keyboard is slightly different. Things take twice as long. Patience, Kathleen. I am with my mom, Lucy, on the first leg of this journey. She is in the …

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Katsjourney Around the World: 27 October, 2002 Puno, Peru

10/27/02 Greetings everyone! Okay, let me start by saying, you really have to want to see Lake Titicaca to get to Lake Titicaca (sound familiar?)!  The options from Cusco include a 12 hour train ride or an eight hour bus ride.  Flights?  There are none. Unless you want to fly back to Lima and then to Arequipa and …

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Katsjourney Around the World: 19 November, 2002 Cape Town, South Africa

November 19.2002 Greetings everyone, I am back on the road again.  I had a great visit to the States.  I was able to clear up the legal matters, refinance a rental property, get my downtown condo leased, saw the Texas Longhorns win in Nebraska, and best of all, see my wonderful niece, Rebecca, and her husband, Andrew, tie …

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Katsjourney Around the World, 7 December, 2002, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Date: 07 Dec 2002 06:57:58 -0600 Editors note: I had some frustrating formatting issues with this one. But the entire email is there…. I am back from an amazing safari and solar eclipse trip to Kruger National Park.  Let me start by saying that I was quite surprised at the lack of security at the here.  I flew …

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Katsjourney Around the World, 30 November, 2002, Cape Peninsula, South Africa

November 30, 2002 Subject:  Cape Peninsula Date:  Sat, 30 Nov 2002 03:35:34 -0600 Greetings everyone! I hope that everyone had a great Thanksgiving holiday.  They, of course, don’t celebrate it in South Africa, so it was a regular work day here.  No turkey for me.  But I have seen some of the most beautiful coast line in …

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Katsjourney Around the World, 19 December, 2002 Cape Town, South Africa

Thu, 19 Dec 2002 03:20:53 -0600 I just spent an hour on this newsletter and lost it.  Agggh, the internet in a foreign land!!!  I will try to reconstruct… Greetings All, I hope everyone is having a brilliant holiday season.  It has been interesting here in South Africa.  Christmas is not nearly as commercialized as in the States.  …

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Katsjourney Around the World: 27 December, 2002 Cape Flats, South Africa

: Fri, 27 Dec 2002 06:36:27 -0600 New Years Greetings to my dear family and friends! Can you believe it is almost 2003?  I’ll probably writing ‘02 for the next three months!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas.  Mine was the sad and enriching. On Monday I did a Township Tour in the Cape Flats.  You …

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Katsjourney Around the World: 3 January, 2003, Cape Town, South Africa

Fri, 03 Jan 2003 10:39:20 -0600 Hello and Happy New Year 2003.  I have expressed to some of you individually that I have great concerns for the state of our country and the world with the great possibility of war brewing on a couple of different fronts.  I pray for peace in my naïve way here in Cape …

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