As touched on in earlier Port St Johns' posting,s like Parvati Valley in the Indian Himalayas, the region of Transkei in South Africa has a worldwide reputation for producing high quality marijuana, almost exclusively in weed format.
Tommy, a passing local gives me an enlightening time about the variety of growth available, from the wild to genetically modified. He proudly tells me that Durban Poison is in the Top 4 smokes in the world in a recent survey of connoisseurs. He tells me how to score freebies and what to look for in the different samples that are distributed by almost everyone along the Wild Coast.
Today’s local newspaper The Opinion News informs local residents that this weekend sees the “Doobie Brothers Motorcycle Club” coming through town on their annual circuit tour . Their badge boasts a huge marijuana leaf which is splattered all over the front page.
I am reliably informed that there are some mushrooms to be found at nearby Coffee Bay which are very popular with many.