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Guests’ Corner SPECIAL: Wild Wonderful World

As part of this instalment in Guests’ Corner, I chatted to Wild Wonderful World, led by Michelle and Grant, both passionate travelling conservationists, inspiring change from the ground up in Africa. You might have heard the expression, ‘Not all superheroes wear capes,’ – and when I think of Michelle Campbell and Grant Pengilly – enthusiastic wildlife conservationists who hail from […]

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Discovering Kogelberg Nature Reserve: The Palmiet River Trail, a hidden beach and fynbos heaven

Kogelberg Nature Reserve: A place of natural beauty It’s not every day that a hiking adventure places you in the midst of fynbos paradise – but when you visit Kogelberg Nature Reserve in the Overberg Region, that is precisely wherein you will find yourself. I had heard (and seen) much of its beauty through word of mouth and social media, […]

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Guests’ Corner: Betsi’s World

As part of the next instalment in my international version of Guests’ Corner (previously a local South African travel interview section on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust), I chatted to Betsi Hill, travel blogger, creative editor and Florida-based freelance writer at Betsi’s World. With years of experience amassed both together and individually, husband-and-wife duo, Betsi and Jim Hill, are a writing and […]

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Guests’ Corner SPECIAL: Our Travelling Family

As part of this special instalment in Guests’ Corner, a local and international travel interview segment on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust, I chatted to Our Travelling Family, a close-knit family of travellers, volunteering their way around our world! The Binedell family is a passionate and vivacious volunteering family, currently travelling their way around the world. Karen and Warren (both originally from South Africa) […]

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Guests’ Corner: Stephanie Marthinus

As part of the next instalment in Guests’ Corner, a local and international travel interview segment on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust, I chatted to Stephanie Marthinus, South African travel blogger (and passionate small town promoter). Despite working a busy 9-to-5 as a Digital Marketing and Communications Officer (for an IT Law Firm) and juggling a part-time role as a PR and Marketing […]

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Guests’ Corner: Monique van der Walt

As part of the next instalment in Guests’ Corner, a local and international travel interview segment on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust, I chatted to Monique van der Walt, a social media tourism promoter and traveller of note. Monique van der Walt’s passion runs deep and in a most inspirational manner, she has applied it to devoting herself to a life of social […]

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Guests’ Corner: Local Adventurer

As part of the next instalment in my international version of Guests’ Corner (previously a local South African travel interview section on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust), I chatted to Esther JuLee and Jacob Fu, who, together run the amazing travel blog, Local Adventurer. Esther JuLee and Jacob Fu are a married travelling couple, originally from Atlanta. Aside from their amazing, visual […]

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Experiencing beautiful Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate to the max

Tucked away in the gorgeous Overberg region, one finds the noble and ever-expanding Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate. Surrounded by glorious mountains, encircled by nature reserves and overlooking a beautiful, peaceful lagoon, Benguela Cove is enviously well-positioned. I have been to many wine estates, particularly in the past two years, and only a handful have impressed me as thoroughly as […]

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Guests’ Corner: Dominique in the City

As part of the next instalment in Guests’ Corner, a local and international travel interview segment on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust, I chatted to Dominique Heusdens, SA travel blogger and photographer at Dominique in the City. Having grown up in a minute, diamond mining town in Namibia, for Dominique Heusdens, her love of travel began at a tender age (like so many of […]