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Traveller Kate takes on the wilds of Africa. Here are her stories, published far and wide of those experiences.

Africa Destinations Published

Uganda – a pearl of a place

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04/05/2017

It is easy to see why Uganda is known as the Pearl of Africa, a surprise gem hidden, waiting to be discovered.

Often overshadowed by the more famous East African…

Africa Published

HOLIDAYS FOR COUPLES: Gorillas in the Midst

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01/04/2017

To hear the word impenetrable forest conjures up images of a dense undergrowth, a kaleidoscope of greens, vines and vegetation intertwined so dense it takes a machete to cut…

Africa Hotel Reviews Reviews

HOTEL REVIEW: Turtle Bay Beach Club

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10/11/2016

Bringing an African feel to the beach, Turtle Bay Beach Club is an all-inclusive beachfront property located in the beachside town of Watamu, Kenya.

Set inside the internationally acclaimed Watamu…

Africa

Capturing a Zulu Legacy

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07/09/2013

It is true when they say South Africa has something for everyone. Possibly the most interesting itinerary I have ever embarked on in the rainbow nation was that of…

Africa Restaurant Reviews

RESTAURANT REVIEW: Find your African Mojo at moyo

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07/09/2013

If you find yourself in Johannesburg looking for something uniquely African, Kate strongly recommends a night at moyo Restaurant. More than just a dining experience, moyo invites its patrons to…

Africa Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: The Oyster Box Hotel

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05/08/2013

Like the famous lighthouse that stands majestically on Umhlanga’s prestigious beachfront near Durban, South Africa, the Oyster Box Hotel on the Eastern seaboard of KwaZulu-Natal overlooks sweeping views of…

Africa Destinations Travel Tips Traveller Ramblings

How to pack for an African Safari

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23/07/2013

So your trip to South Africa is booked with an itinerary full of exciting destinations and experiences, but if game driving is on that itinerary, then you need to…

Africa Destinations Hotel Reviews Traveller Ramblings

Sun City, Africa’s kingdom of pleasure

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23/07/2013

 Just two and a half hours drive from the land locked city of Johannesburg, you would not expect to find a resort complex surrounded by the expansive wildlife reserve…

Africa Destinations Travel Tips Traveller Ramblings

Top 5 things to do in South Africa

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11/07/2013

I have been lucky enough to visit South Africa many times, and what I have learnt is ones’ perception of the country changes dramatically when you get there.

Locals do…

Africa Destinations Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: Rorke’s Drift Hotel

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11/07/2013

If you are interested in seeing a part of South Africa rich in history and thick with stories of heroic battles, then make your way south-east from Johannesburg into…