September 19, 2011

Ostrich Riding in Oudtshoorn

Posted by Evelyn Mervine


Self-explanatory sign.

I’ve been so busy working on my thesis recently that I haven’t had time to post many pictures from my new home in South Africa. That’s okay since I’ve been spending most of my time in my home office, which looks pretty much like offices back in America.

My fiance and I did manage to escape for a weekend trip, however. We visited some incredible geology near the town of Oudtshoorn. I’ll write up a few geology posts as time permits, but for now here’s an ostrich riding interlude:

Saddling Up:

Preparing for the ride. Remember to hold onto the wings, not the neck.

Video Evidence: