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10 Things to do in KwaZulu Natal.

‘10 Things to Do in KwaZulu-Natal.’ My article as written for Round The World Experts, as it originally appears here. ‘The sultry city of Durban hugs the Indian Ocean, drawing crowds to…

Eye See Africa’s Sommelier Onboard Wine Tours.

  Bespoke tour operating company Eye See Africa, invited me to a take a look at their recently launched ‘Sommelier Onboard Wine Tours’. Find the article as first published here, and for your…

What to Wear on Safari. For African Safari Home.

Safari. – I was asked by African Safari Home (ASH) to do a guest post, offering my best advice and practical suggestions on what clothes to wear on safari. Find it here: http://www.africansafarihome.com/what-to-wear-on-safari/ or as…

Six bars in Cape Town for sundowner dates.

  Cape Town. – Cheapflights asked me about Cape Town’s sundowners scene … ‘With the sun setting at 8pm during Cape Town’s summer months, those golden hours between day and night are…

Exploring the Land of Plenty. The Nature Lover’s Route.  For the SATYC Travelnownow 2015 Conference Brochure. Find the whole edition here and pick up a printed copy at the WYSTC event in…

#nomadgorillas. – On the 9th February I fulfill a lifelong dream when I join a group of travel writers for the Nomad Tours Gorilla Trekking Safari. Visiting  Rwanda and Uganda. My route will take me…

Spreading the ‘Liebster’ Love.

Recently I started interacting with Freelance Writer Deevra Norling on twitter, a platform that continues to amaze me with its ability to connect people, grow friendships and build the warmth of a community.…

A little bit about Me

  This is a space for me to share memories, anecdotes, photos, stories and travel advise which I have collected over the past years. Also new experiences which I constantly search out and enjoy…

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The Incidental Tourist

The Incidental Tourist is a Personal Travel Blog of a conscious traveller with a deep love for Africa, its people and the environment.

Here I bring you narratives, stories, video and photographs from my travels around the globe, including accounts of gorilla trekking in Uganda, tree planting in Zambia and turtle rescue in Kenya, accommodation and restaurant reviews, as well as details of the conservation efforts that I support.

A self proclaimed earth advocate and beauty seeker, I invite you to join me and share in my love of sustainable travel – and the rich offerings of our beautiful world.

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Bosjes Farm. Breede River Valley.

Eden and I headed out to the incredible BOSJES in the Breede River Valley for an overnight. I'd seen…