Author Archives: Nathan

About Nathan

A World traveller who has so far experienced 71 countries in this amazing world.

Destination: South Africa

Established: Union of South Africa 1910, Republic 1961 Population: 58,775,022 (estimate 2019) Religion:  African Independent Church (25.4%), Pentecostal and Evangelical (15.2%), Roman Catholic (6.8%), Methodist (5.0%), Reformed (4.2%), Anglican (3.2%) Language: English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Northern Sotho, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, … Continue reading

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Destination: Wales

Established: 1057 Population: 3,139,000 (estimate 2018) Religion:  57.6% Christian  Language: Welsh, English Capital: Cardiff Order of Visit: Seventh First Visit: 27 February 2000 Last Visit: 28 February 2000 Duration: 2 Days Must Do: Cardiff Castle Cities: Cardiff Wales Journal Entries … Continue reading

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Andrew and Danelle’s Wedding

On Friday 6 March 2020 I had the honour of attending the wedding of my nephew Andrew and his amazing fiancé Danelle. Andrew and Danelle had been engaged for sometime to ensure they were right for each other and for … Continue reading

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Destination: Republic of Ireland

  Established: 1937 Population: 4,900,000 (estimate 2019) Religion:  78.8% Catholics  Language: Irish, English Capital: Dublin Order of Visit: Sixth First Visit: 20 February 2000 Last Visit: 26 February 2000 Duration: 7 Days Must Do: St Mary’s Cathedral (Limerick), King John’s … Continue reading

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Destination: Northern Ireland

Established: 1921 Population: 1,885,400 Religion: 48% Protestants, 45% Catholics  Language: English Capital: Belfast Order of Visit: Fifth First Visit: 15 February 2000 Last Visit: 20 February 2000 Duration: 6 Days Must Do: Exploring Belfast murals of the Troubles, Irish pubs, … Continue reading

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Australian Open 2020

Friday 25 January 2020 Each year since the Australian Open moved to Melbourne Park (formerly Flinders Park) in 1988 I’ve attended the local Australian Tennis Grand Slam missing only 2000, 2010, and 2013 when overseas, so 30 times out of … Continue reading

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Lounge Review – Virgin Australia Canberra Airport Lounge

When visited: January 2020 Time of day: Late Afternoon to early evening Rating: 4.5 / 5

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