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  1. After retirement at the age of 53, I moved to Tanzania. I never thought that I could retire at such a relatively young age. Yet, as events unfolded near the end of a 30 year career in corporate America, I found myself making a new life in the bush of Tanzania. In my recently released memoir and travelogue, The Black Mzungu, you may find more information about this book on its official web site at http://theblackmzungu.com/

  2. Hello..

    My name is Jeanetta Owens. I am a widow and owner of La Terraza Guest House in Grecia, Costa Rica. We have several black women who travel alone to visit us. See my website at www.laterrazab-b.com Visit my blog.