Travel Quote Tuesday | Marcel Proust

"The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes." Marcel Proust

As a student reading Marcel Proust’s À La Recherche Du Temps Perdu in French (alternatively translated as either ‘Remembrance of Things Past’ or ‘In Search of Lost Time’) I wasn’t a huge fan. His prose seemed interminable, his pace so languid as to be virtually at a stand still. I couldn’t bear it! The quote ... Read more »

Travel Quote Tuesday | James Stevenson-Hamilton

James Stevenson-Hamilton served as the first warden of South Africa’s Sabi Nature Reserve, a conservation project championed by Paul Kruger, the President of the South African Republic. Born in Dublin, Ireland in 1867 Stevenson-Hamilton first travelled to South Africa as a soldier, and after serving in that capacity for a number of years, was appointed ... Read more »

Travel Quote Tuesday | Brian Jackman

Today’s  quote is by Brian Jackman, a freelance writer with a love of wildlife and wild habitats, especially those of Africa. I think anyone who has been on an African safari can identify with his words… I took this image in Meru National Park in Kenya. The landscape is predominantly flat, punctuated by little kopjes ... Read more »