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Alan Murphy - 02 Aug 2015

Alan Murphy has been travel writing for 15 years, working for Lonely Planet and other travel publishers. He has co-authored many guidebooks on southern Africa – the region…

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Wouter Vergeer - 28 May 2015

For the past two decades, Mary Fitzpatrick has worked as an Africa-based travel writer. She has written extensively for Lonely Planet (including authoring and co-authoring Lonely Planet’s Tanzania, East Africa and Southern Africa guidebooks), as well as for various newspapers and magazines…

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Wouter Vergeer - 02 Apr 2015

Mike Unwin is a freelance writer, specialising in travel, natural history and Africa. His books include Southern African Wildlife, Swaziland and 100 Bizarre Animals (all Bradt).

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Wouter Vergeer - 02 Feb 2015

Kim Wildman is a travel writer who authored and updated over 15 guidebooks, including Lonely Planet’s South Africa and Bradt’s Tanzania guides. We have 10 questions for her:

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Wouter Vergeer - 04 Jan 2015

Melissa Shales arrived in Africa when she was just four years old, introduced to the bush by a mother with a passion for giraffes. At that stage she thought that rabbits were infinitely more exciting than elephants…

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Wouter Vergeer - 14 Aug 2014

After university Tim worked as a legislative assistant before quitting capitol life to backpack around West Africa. During this trip both his love affair with Africa (he has since visited 27 countries over the course of nine trips) and the idea of becoming a travel writer/photographer was hatched.

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Wouter Vergeer - 17 Jul 2014

Originally from London, Lizzie Williams has lived in Africa since 1995. Starting out as a tour leader on overland safaris and now a guidebook writer based in Cape Town, she spends considerable time visiting Africa’s wild places.

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Wouter Vergeer - 19 Jun 2014

Brian Jackman is a freelance journalist and author with a lifelong passion for travel and wildlife. For 20 years he worked for The Sunday Times, during which time he was voted Travel Writer of the Year in 1982. In that same year he also won the Wildscreen ’82 award for the best commentary script, Osprey, at the first International Wildlife and Television Festival in Bristol…

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Wouter Vergeer - 22 May 2014

Anthony brings vast African experience, both as a writer and as a traveller, to his position on Safari Bookings expert panel. He has visited 21 African countries and has written about most of them for newspapers and magazines around the world, including Africa Geographic, Travel Africa and Wild Travel.

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Wouter Vergeer - 24 Apr 2014

Ariadne Van Zandbergen is a professional (freelance) wildlife and travel photographer. Over time she visited more than 30 countries in Africa and has travelled and photographed almost every part of Africa. Ariadne’s work features in travel books, brochures, numerous magazines, and other publications

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