Parallel Worlds

[two pro travel journalists turn amateur bloggers]

Africa correspondence

[words by Mark Eveleigh] One icy Earl’s Court morning in the winter of 2000 (or was it 2001?), a Brit freelancer and a South African travel editor met over coffee. Since … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Parallel worlds: Calm, crazy, beautiful worlds

[photograph © Narina Exelby] An early afternoon run through the streets of old Pamplona which, a few weeks from now, will be the craziest party capital of the world; and … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Virtual + reality: One afternoon in the African bush

In the far north of KwaZulu-Natal, where South Africa borders with Mozambique, there is a game reserve called Tembe Elephant Park. It’s home to thousands of animals, including more than … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · 3 Comments

[Organic] market research

How do fresh produce markets on opposite sides of the globe – and two seasons apart – compare? For our Parallel Worlds writing project, two writers – one in Montreal … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

Parallel worlds: The real story behind the portrait

[intro by Narina Exelby / photograph © Mark Eveleigh] A picture, according to the old adage, is worth a thousand words. Usually those words belong to the viewer – because … Continue reading

January 23, 2012 · 6 Comments

Parallel worlds: When children dream to travel

[words by Narina Exelby and Mark Eveleigh] Almost a decade and two continents apart, a little blonde boy and a little blonde girl dreamt of seeing a world very different … Continue reading

January 4, 2012 · 5 Comments

A postcard for you

[photograph © Maciej Dakowicz, The WideAngle] Six weeks ago, we launched this blog – what an incredible journey it’s been, and what a special way to end 2011. We’re both new … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · Leave a comment