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When rehearsal in Hyde Park, a Cavalry accidentally fell from horseback

Fell off the horse, a cavalry is going back to clinic

Prince William and Kate Middleton wedding has already begun, 20 million Global viewers in front of the TV watching this century wedding, let us wish for them and hope they happy.

The Royal Household Cavalry will send 150-member cavalry escort Prince William and Kate.

The Royal Ceremonial Household Cavalry has always been known for a professional and robust, has never been an error in the activity. However, this rehearsal in Hyde Park, Yet there are two cavalry members broke the solemn atmosphere, fell off their horses and fell on the lawn.

That day, I’ve come to Hyde Park to watch the rehearsal, heard local people said “This time they really out embarrassing.”

Prince William himself is a member of the Royal Horse Guards. The Royal Ceremonial Household Cavalry has 349 years of history, in many important occasions executed escort mission.


South Africa’s good? Yes, South Africa has the world’s most comprehensive luxury goods for sale, up to the cars, down to the clothes and cosmetics. South Africa is very poor? Yes, South Africa has the lowest level of black poor people live in tin houses, food is “Baba”, and use of vehicle is a dirty van.

                       The main trip tool for blacks.

The main trip tool for blacks.

In Internet search Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Bloemfontein, Durban pictures of the big cities, you will be completely shocked by where the modernization.

South Africa’s scenic, every year, millions of tourists come here especially. Where tourism developed areas, commercial development is very developed, you can find out the world’s any brands.

South Africa luxury store, guide speak Chinese

Foreigners in South Africa the total amount of spending more than 250 rand (1 RMB is equivalent to 1.05 rand), the consumption tax can be refunded in the Customs. More surprise is that, In the Thornton area, a formal name brand clothes store; A South African black male waiters can speak Chinese, like” Do you think the price is right”, Mandarin pronunciation is not much worse than me.

The coexistence of luxury and bargain

Have high prices, nature also have low prices. The streets of Johannesburg, Sandton area where has better security In South Africa. You can always see some black people in the street vendor, eat, also useful, most certainly is selling clothes. Clothes for simple T-shirt or leisure replica jeans, they are very cheap, most in 100 rand below. Their customers are some poor black people, although prices have been very low, they still want to bargain. Stall said with a smile:” Maybe this is learned from the Chinese.”

How to Plan a Volunteer Travel?

Posted: April 21, 2011 in travel
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Combining travel and volunteering, voluntourism is a popular trend, whether it’s helping the environment or local community—and it’s not just for travelers who have months to spare abroad. Major disasters, just like Japan’s latest earthquake and tsunami, inspire a great deal of to provide back again but occasionally you could be far more efficient in other locations that aren’t part of the news cycle. Costa Rica, New Orleans & the Gulf Coast, Africa, and Thailand are all common destinations exactly where you can assist defend specific environments and cultures. Here’s what to expect and some resources to find the right program for you.
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