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Greenpop. Festival of Action.

Greenpop. – For a couple of years now I’ve considered myself a loyal supporter of Greenpop and the work that they do. Becoming involved as a media partner in 2014 meant that I could spread

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Greenpop Reforestation at Platbos.

I spent last weekend with GreenPop as their guest at the Platbos Forest Reserve with a few hundred wonderful, inspiring, like-minded people. Together we camped, ate, laughed, told ghost stories, learned about the environment, did yoga, sang and most

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About Dawn Jorgensen

Dawn Bradnick Jorgensen is the incidental Tourist ‘Impact travel brings me closer to the things that matter, the people and how they’d like their stories told without compromise to the beautiful places that I find

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‘Laughter, new friends, and far away travel. Wildlife, unexplored jungles, and hidden lagoons. Adventure, ancient mysteries, and modern cities. Challenges, heroes, and passionate love. We deserve it. All of us do.’ Above, me on a happy

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Greyton

Things to Do In Greyton. My Guide.

When planning your visit to The Post House, here is a little look at things to do in this enchanting village and why you are certain to Love Greyton. The Overberg is a scenically beautiful area

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Greenpop. – Before I run off and walk for those penguins, I wanted to send a reminder to all about the Platbos Reforest Festival in May. I’m going to the Friend’s Fest and can’t wait. Have a

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Greenpop. – The Treevolution continues, this time with the Hogsback Reforest Fest which will be 12-14 September. Get there and make that difference with the coolest team I know!

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Zambia. – A Baobab tree, Africa’s large upside down tree. Ancient, majestic and filled with wisdom. A sense of mystique, legend and superstition. Respect and tree love. This one was in the Greenpop camp. 

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Livingstone. Dwamba Market.

Greenpop. Zambia. – Visual delights from the Dwamba Market that I visited with Patrick of The Original Cowboy Bicycle Safari Tours. Dried fish from the Zambezi River. Boabab seeds. I spoke to this young boy who was

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Building with Eco-Bricks. Taking Trash to Treasure.

Greenpop. Zambia. – I met the remarkable Candice Mostert in Zambia as she taught her simple and effective eco-brick building method to the local residents at Sons of Thunder farm. Another incredible partner of GreenPop and #TreesForZambia. Supported by a group

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Greenpop. Zambia. – Bicycles along the way. Yet I was told that they are very expensive to buy, which means that most people living outside the centres still walk to work, school and shopping. These I saw

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Greenpop. Zambia. – Shades of blue. Infectious enthusiasm and laughter. “Take my picture” turned into cool poses, high fives and serious faces. Some pulls and pushes and hands held. Chats about school. More chats about crazy

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Greenpop. Zambia. – This is my Africa. At Libala School in Livingstone, with one of the Colour Ikamva murals after a day of tree-planting with Greenpop. I realise how much of my beloved continent I still have to explore. 

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Greenpop. Zambia. – Kasiya is a remote rural area where the resident’s livestock holds incredible wealth and value. At night they bring their precious donkeys and goats into this makeshift place of safety. I was allowed to

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Greenpop. Zambia. – People of Kasiya. Its always about the people for me and I appreciated the opportunity to meet and chat with this lovely family, living in Kasiya, quite a way outside Livingstone. Zambia. Subsistence farming

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Greenpop. Zambia. – I loved the life size effigies for sale on the side of the main road in Livingstone. This one – ‘One Zambia. One Nation’ – in particular. 

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Greenpop. Zambia. – When in Livingstone, take a visit to the Livingstone Museum, in the heart of this frontier town. Established in 1934, its the largest and oldest museum in Zambia and holds a vast archaeological collection, a collection

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Greenpop. Zambia. – Whilst in the Livingstone area working as a media partner for Greenpop, I spent the afternoon at Victoria Falls. Aptly named ‘The Smoke that Thunders’. The water levels were at their highest, with an estimated

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Greenpop. Zambia. – After the surreal experience of Victoria Falls, I highly recommend that you visit the Royal Livingstone Hotel for either high tea or sundowners. This is one of the best located establishments I know, with

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Victoria Falls. The Mighty Smoke that Thunders.

Greenpop. Zambia. – Yesterday we headed into town from Livingstone Guest Farm where I’m staying with Greenpop for the week with #TreesofZambia, to explore the surrounds and spend some time at the Mosi-oa-Tunya. Unsurpassed as the main attractions

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Greenpop. Zambia. – Its almost half way through the second week of the GreenPop #TreesForZambia festival and many wonderful volunteers are hard at work planting trees! I join them tomorrow for a week in Livingstone for Earth Fest, various workshops, training, guest

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Greenpop. – One of the cute volunteers at the Food Forest for Farms Plant Day in Khayelitsha. Start young!

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Greenpop. – I’m very proud to announce that together with Linda of Moving Sushi, I will be joining Greenpop as an official ambassador, and accompanying them to a smorgasbord of tree planting events to help promote the work they

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