Cape Town and surrounds had been brilliant, however it was now time that we moved on and saw some more of what South Africa had to offer. We decided that we wanted to see both Stellenbosch and Franschoek, a bit of a whistle stop tour since Addo was calling, and there was a fair bit […]
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A roundup of some of my best Galápagos habits… and the day to day stuff which drives me crackers! An affectionate look back at 6 months immersed in the weird and wonderful aspects of Ecuadorean island life.
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3 nights on the beautiful Isla Isabela on the Galápagos archipelago. Nature, sun and quality time with my ma!
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Attempting to escape from Argentina: Not as easy as it sounds when the Andes are squarely in the way, and the weather’s not playing…
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Back to the big smoke… 5 weeks in the heart of Argentina’s capital city, and a lot to learn, both in the classroom and outside.
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The delights of Punta Arenas and an island full of p…p…penguins…
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A trip to the End of the World… Prisons, glaciers and some amazing wildlife. The cream of Patagonia!
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Hints and tips to make your stay in New Zealand an enjoyable and cost-effective one.
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