DATE IMPORTED: March 10, 2017 Air Namibia and Kenya Airways aircraft are parked at the OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. It was a welcome to South Africa that passengers disembarking from an El Al flight from Tel Aviv at O.R. Tambo Airport near Johannesburg will never forget.
It can feel a bit disorienting, unwinding at a busy rooftop bar in inner-city Johannesburg hours after a sunrise game drive in the South African bush. But not long after our group's final safari adventure at Madikwe Game Reserve – where the landscapes are beautiful and the wi-fi refreshingly scarce – we're testing out food stalls and mojitos at Joburg's lively Neighbourgoods Markets.
David Rowe, a dedicated volunteer with the Rotary Club of St. John's Northwest's Tshelanyemba Adopt-a-Village project, pictured with wife Linda on one of the Conception Bay South couple's missions to the remote Zimbabwe village, took ill and died in Johannesburg, South Africa, last year. – Contributed Almost every Saturday for many months, a vacant St. John's school has been humming with the work of a group of Rotary volunteers, and Linda Rowe has been contributing for both herself and someone else who tragically cannot be there.
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