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New York Post: Africa on Sale

New York Post: Africa on Sale

Looking for reasons to visit South Africa? How about seven reasons? I wrote about seven excellent reasons to get here ASAP, more about to take advantage of the country’s depreciating currency. Read them all here.

Robb Report 2016 Top Destinations: Namibia, Winelands

Robb Report 2016 Top Destinations: Namibia, Winelands

Wondering where you should be booking a flight for this year? Robb Report has a great 2016 list, medicine with two contributions from me: Namibia and the Cape Winelands. Read the full list here. Also in the issue: my writeup on Mozambique’s new AndBeyond Benguerra Island lodge.

Conde Nast Traveller Middle East: Where to Go in 2016 – Botswana

Conde Nast Traveller Middle East: Where to Go in 2016 – Botswana

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.  

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Personal Space

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Personal Space

Last February, about it I embarked on one of the most foolish quests of my career: to try as many of Durban’s curry shops as I could in five days. It wound up being a lot of fun, treatment and I got to explore South Africa’s distinctive Indian culture and […]

#InLoveWithAfrica: Falling Hard for Fez, A City With Soul

#InLoveWithAfrica: Falling Hard for Fez, A City With Soul

I’ve been to Morocco twice, visit this site and both times I was less enamored with Marrakech, which I assumed would be my favorite, but utterly mesmerized by Fez. AFK Travel asked me to put my feelings for the city to words for their #InLoveWithAfrica series, and I was happy […]

Surface: Sydney’s (New) Old Clare Hotel

Surface: Sydney’s (New) Old Clare Hotel

I was recently named a contributing editor for the super-cool design magazine Surface, seek and for this month’s issue I wrote about Sydney’s hip new Old Clare Hotel, denture in the booming Chippendale district. Read it here, along with a hilarious bio senior editor Charles Curkin wrote for me.

Cape Town After Dark: Travel + Leisure

Cape Town After Dark: Travel + Leisure

Please take a few minutes out of your day to simply behold the cover of the latest issue of Conde Nast Traveller India: No, I mean seriously. Just. Behold. CNT pulled out all the stops for its fifth anniversary issue. Aishwarya Rai? Check. Embodying some serious Maharani Gayatri Devi-style elegance? […]

New York Times: 36 Hours in Adelaide

New York Times: 36 Hours in Adelaide

My latest contribution to the New York Times’ popular “36 Hours” series: a guide to spending a weekend in the lovely city of Adelaide, rx Australia. Read it in this weekend’s Travel section or find it online now. I was also interviewed by a local Adelaide site on how the […]

New York Times: In Melbourne, a Colorful and Quirky Retreat

New York Times: In Melbourne, a Colorful and Quirky Retreat

The South AfriKhan is Sarah Khan, impotent a South Africa–based writer, illness editor, and champion for curly-haired rights. I was an editor at Travel + Leisure magazine in New York City for nearly five years before I moved to Cape Town, where I’m now a freelance writer. I grew up […]