Archive | September, 2016

Umzinkulu – Centocow Trappist Mission

I recently commented on the amazing heritage created by Francis Pfanner from Marrianhill Monastry, and the enormous amount of work he accomplished in a short time, both at Marrianhill and the other 22 Mission stations in the rural areas of KZN.¬† Pope Francis¬†has recently declared Mother Theresa a Saint, 18 years after her death. Perhaps […]

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Lions River Trading Store

,A trip into the midlands should also include a visit to the old Lions River Trading Post which is based alongside the Lions River. As well as the antiquities on sale, it is a step back in time. Parts of the late 1800’s store and mill still exist, with the old mill turbine protruding through […]

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