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June 21st 2014  |   Malawi  |  by   Richard Smith

Landlocked Malawi is full of surprises. In the heart of the continent John Spence discovers some of Africa’s finest beach destinations. The turquoise pan-flat waters stretched on every side. The beach on Lake Malawi was of the softest golden sand and I’d just finished snorkelling among shoals of kaleidoscopic fish. ... Read more

June 21st 2014  |   Tanzania, Zanzibar and islands  |  by   Francis Naumann

She is no longer a baby at nearly five years old, but she certainly loves the bush and the beach. My wife Liz and I took Jemima (said five year old) to Zanzibar and Tanzania in February for a combined holiday and work trip. We stayed in some wonderful places, ... Read more

May 1st 2001  |   Shop, Unique Experiences  |  by   Richard Smith

***Competition is now closed*** Win a pair of front row tickets to ‘Our Planet’, a talk given by the directors of the landmark Netflix series at the Hay Festival Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey OUR PLANET – Event 222 Wednesday 29 May 2019, 2.30pm Venue: Oxfam Moot at the Hay ... Read more