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2018 May Battlefields Tour


Battlefield Tour with Nicki von der Heyde and John Edmond. From 25 to 28 May 2018.
Join John & Teresa Edmond and Nicki von der Heyde on a Battlefields Tour with a dramatic difference. Great entertainment each evening with John singing battlefields songs.
Lively battlefield presentations each day by specialist battlefields guide Nicki.

This promises to be an unforgettable experience. Nicki von der Heyde lives near Underberg, KZN. She arranges tours through the Anglo Zulu and Anglo Boer war battlefields and is renowned for her expert knowledge and passion for her subject. She is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and an honorary life member of the Anglo-Zulu War Historical Society. Her business, Campaign Trails, has three times been awarded the coveted Tour Operator of the Year award in KZN Her guiding experience spans 20 years and culminated with the publication of her books, ‘Field Guide to the Battlefields of South Africa’. And ‘Guide to Sieges in South Africa.’ Over 9000 copies have sold to date. John Edmond is still very much on life's journey and is as creative as ever - he still writes, composes and performs! Singer, songwriter, entertainer, storyteller, author and bush pilot, he has been there, done it all and fantastically still does it! His musical career has taken him through the 60's, 70's pop, country and TV eras with 7 smash South Africa hits in a row.

Along with Dave Mills, he is the only man in SA ever to do this.
"Toy Train", "Pasadena", "Round and Around", the list is endless. He is an icon in Zimbabwe and to this day dominates their charts. His Zimsongs CD was No 1 for all of 2001! John is also creator of "Tales of the Game Rangers", a 4 album set of bush songs and stories that are still selling steadily since their
release in 1989. Tour Accommodation: Three nights at the Royal Country Inn,
Dundee, KZN. 25th 26th and 27th May 2018.

Battlefields: Elandslaagte, Ladysmith, Colenso, Tugela Heights, Khambula, Bloodriverpoort, Blood River, Prince Imperial, Maria Ratschitz Trappist church, Majuba. Transport: This is a self-drive tour, participants will meet in Dundee and drive themselves between battlefield sites. No need for 4x4 but good ground clearance is advisable. Price: R4900.00 per person sharing; includes breakfast and dinner, entertainment, entry fees and guiding. Fantastic value for money.

Contact: nicki@campaigntrails.co.za (082 6534166)