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Nothing like Namib

Albert Buhr stalks unlikely love in the desert. I couldn’t say where I’d heard it, but I knew it came on good authority. We were discussing films when I told some friends at …

Thula, Thula Kuhle Drakensberg

Settings of Sheer Magnificence Some people run across the entire uKhahlamba-Drakensberg in a few days. Others prefer to hike this spectacular Drakensberg Traverse in a week. Some of us have even flown …

Searching for Norway’s Trolls

For every unusual rock face, dramatic peak or epic natural phenomenon in Norway, there’s a myth or legend that’s to blame. In fact, it would seem, as malicious as Norway’s trolls have …

I’m on a boat

Why fly into a city when you can float there? When it comes to Venice, there’s simply no better way to arrive in this intoxicating destination than on a boat. With its …

Lying low in Laikipia

For a moment it looked as if Boris was thinking of sleeping with someone else. Tugging his beaded leather collar, I patted my cosy pile of blankets. It didn’t take much persuading …

Mad over Manhattan

Americans do Christmas right – and a White Christmas in New York is the fairy-tale festive holiday. We spent a whimsical week discovering Manhattan and got exactly what we wished for. As Manhattan …

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Travel bucket list ideas for 2019

A travel bucket list is something most people have heard of, thought of or planned. But while the term is often used quite casually or loosely, it is important to remember what …

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