Looking for reasons to visit South Africa? How about seven reasons? I wrote about seven excellent reasons to get here ASAP, to take advantage of the country’s depreciating currency. Read them all here.
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My piece on Botswana as one of 2016’s hot destination’s is the opening spread for Conde Nast Traveller Middle East’s big Where to Go in 2016 package. Read it here.
The New York Times’ eagerly awaited list of 52 Places to Go in 2015 just went live online, and I have three top 20 picks in the mix: good old Durban at number 7, Tanzania at number 17, and Oman at number 20. Read the list here, or wait for […]
Anyone planning a trip to South Africa knows: safari ain’t cheap! For the November issue of Travel + Leisure, I reported on some budget-friendly tips and tricks to help you save on your dream African adventure. Travel + Leisure November 2014 Affordable Safaris
There was a period in my life where my signature catchphrase was “rraarr.” Posted a hot Facebook pic? Me: “rraarr.” Planning a yummy brunch? Me: “rraarr.” I can’t explain why I did the things I did a decade ago (I mean, my AIM screen name back then was lightchaos, for […]
New York magazine’s Spring travel issue comes out this week, and the theme is “town and country” — places where you can experience a city break and a country respite in one shot. I wrote about Cape Town and Paternoster, a sleepy beach town an hour and a half away […]
In a little over a year, I, Sarah Khan, dedicated city girl and animal- and nature-hater extraordinaire, managed to up my running safari tally from 0 (and none planned in the immediate forever) to three. With more to come, I hope. That’s but one of the many transformations I’ve undergone […]
I just got back from my third safari in a little over a year, so I think I’m finally getting the hang of how to pack for an adventure in the bush. I wrote a post about this for eStylista.com while I was still at Tswalu Kalahari last weekend, but […]