Category Archives: Africa

Scaling Sand Dunes in Magnificent Mozambique

Tweet GoNomad published my article:  “Scaling Sand Dunes in Magnificent Mozambique”. Check it out here!  

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Dear Jon and Julia,

Tweet Here are my top 4 options for your fabulous month long honeymoon trip of a lifetime (see Ask Jennifer for the full details).  Only you can decide. As seen as climate was such a top priority I think the … Continue reading

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Wanderlust & Happy Africa

Tweet Our story made the Press… check it out! Thanks again to everyone who donated goodies, an incredible contribution to a great cause. Spread the word about Wanderlust and Stuff Your Rucksack too!

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Safari videos have arrived!

Tweet First we have the baby elephant learning how to use its trunk under the watchful eye of mum… Next up the whole herd taking a morning drink… We got to see warthogs having a scratch – this was hilarious … Continue reading

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The call of the wild

Tweet After an afternoon in Maputo – itineraries should include the train station, lunch at the fish market and a sundown G&T at the Hotel Polana (one of those timeless classics) – it was time to return to South Africa. … Continue reading

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Africa’s Galapagos

Tweet We went diving with manta rays. 6 or 7 of them in total including one 5+ metres across. We were starring in our own episode of Oceans, a true Galapagos moment. At one point I was crunched down behind … Continue reading

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Europe has the clock. Africa has the time.

Tweet Now for Mozambique. Our first stop would be Vilankulos on the coast – famous for the Bazaruto Archipelago. Miles of low lying sand banks which are exposed when the tide goes out creating a majestic backdrop. Scaling sand dunes … Continue reading

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Johannesburg in a Day

Tweet Touching down in Johannesburg I was not sure I had reached Africa at all. Shiny airport, smooth immigration process – no forms, no taxes, no visa and the luggage came, on time. Maybe I had been away far too … Continue reading

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My Return to Africa

Tweet The last trip I took to Africa was in 1993. My parents took me to Zimbabwe to see elephants in the wild. That trip changed me, giving me a yearning to see the world which has never dimmed. I … Continue reading

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Mozambique in the press..!

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