Tag: 2016

I think it’s fair to say that nobody’s going to forget 2016 in a hurry. The last 12 months of political meltdowns, terrorist attacks and celebrity deaths are going to need a big chapter in the history books. But although it’s tempting to say good riddance to the whole year, there were plenty of good things which happened along the way too.
It’s the start of a new year, when a combination of the post-Christmas comedown and an empty new diary can only mean one thing – a serious case of wanderlust. This time last year I was planning on embracing spontaneity and seeing where I ended up. But I already have a couple of trips finalised for 2016, as well as some possibles I can’t quite talk about yet, and a whole host of other ideas. So – in order from the already booked down to the hopefully vague – here’s where the next year will be taking me.


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…