Electric, Enigmatic Ethiopia

Ethiopia is a landlocked country in the horn of Africa’s east coast with a rich and diverse cultural history. Its mythological origins stem from the biblical character of Menelik, son of the Queen of Bathsheba and King Solomon, around the 10th century B.C. and its...

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The Moroccan Special in Addis Ababa

I had spent the day touring Addis Abiba, Ethiopia with two colleagues who were all working together on a project for the African Union. Both of my colleagues were regulars to Addis and our team leader suggested that as a treat for the end of our trip we go for a...

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Family Holiday to Mauritius

Mauritius is a beautiful island nation off the southeast coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean about a 4-hour flight from Johannesburg, South Africa. It offers white sandy beaches, the bluest of warm waters, volcanic mountains and so much more. My main memory of...

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Top 5 Egyptian Experiences

My primary memory of my Egyptian holiday all the way back in 2004 is that of my worst and most inappropriate packing ever for a holiday. I had assumed it would be blistering hot but we went in the Egyptian winter in December and it was actually rather cold. I spent my...

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Namibia in a Nutshell

I went on a big Namibian adventure with my family as a child but the memories of the trip still sit with me. It’s amazing how those travel memories last forever whereas a lot of the day-to-day mundane of my childhood has faded. To me it highlights the impact of travel...

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Kerry Kopke

Mermaid at heart

Hi, I am Kerry. Welcome to my website and blog. I am a Cape Town based entrepreneur, life and business coach and writer who loves travel and outdoor adventure. I’m still working on becoming a full-time mermaid but I must almost be one because I spend so much time swimming in the sea. Through story-telling on my blog I hope to inspire everyday adventures and connect with those who would like to work with me.

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