Category Archive: Africa

More Than Just A Game…

Pan African Film Festival 2012 has finally drawn to a close.  Over the ten days that we attended the event, William and I saw 29 entries from countries as far-flung as Guadeloupe, South… Continue reading

Film Festival Time!

The Pan African Film Festival is finally here!  For the next eleven days William and I will be immersed in movies from all over Africa, Brazil and the Caribbean.  The festival is the… Continue reading

The Right To Play

For those who Travel With Balls, the GOAL is JOY!  And nothing creates more joy for a child than play.  That’s why I was delighted to learn about an international advocacy group called… Continue reading


I stumbled across this image on the website this morning.  While the photo (Jasper Juniens/Getty Images), is wonderful, it was the caption that really caught my eye: “Kids enjoy a soccer game on… Continue reading

Yellow Card

  This morning I was poring over the schedule for the upcoming Pan African Film Festival ( Because it’s their 20th anniversary, the festival is bringing back 20 “classic” films in addition to… Continue reading