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Cat Pritchard

Cat Pritchard

    The napalm nature of capitalism
    The napalm nature of capitalism
    There was a pack of them. Young. Boys. They commandeered the bus with their loud voices and proud tales of recent conquests. Sex, booze and...
    Egalitarian literary festival draws big names and crowds
    Egalitarian literary festival draws big names and crowds
    Set in a (functioning) palace in the middle of the Rajasthan desert, the Zee...
    Travel: An ocean voyage of discovery
    Travel: An ocean voyage of discovery
    In 1831 a young naturalist, by the name of Charles Darwin, boarded the HMS Beagle to explore some of the remotest regions of South America. His...
    Everywhere ya go, yoga
    Everywhere ya go, yoga
    The silent retreat Vipassaná meditation, as taught by SN Goenka
    A flight for survival
    A flight for survival
    It's a rare blue-sky morning in Pokhara, the aviation and adventure capital of Nepal. At every corner of this popular lakeside destination,...
    Confessions of an online dater
    Confessions of an online dater
    'I have to confess, I absolutely love my life. And why wouldn't I I live in this beautiful city where I get to go for morning walks on the...
    Barking up the right tree
    Barking up the right tree
    Livingstone, I presumed, is a town where postcard sales are lucrative and Hipstamatic images of white-river rafting and rainbows cutting through...
    In bed with the best of them
    In bed with the best of them
    I have passed many a sleepless night in a hotel bed. Some for entertaining reasons, others for economic ones, where flashing red lights and...
    A park with all the right answers
    A park with all the right answers
    There are few greater pleasures than a morning walk in the African bush accompanied by your curious mind, a knowledgeable guide and a silent shadow...
    Click your way round the world
    Click your way round the world
    Been to Europe lately? Probably not. The rand doesn’t travel as far as news of mining massacres, strikes and Jacob Zuma’s or Julius...
    Heaven in duty-free purgatory
    Heaven in duty-free purgatory
    It always sounds like a good idea when planning a European holiday. Get the cheapest flight and spend the “savings” on sangria, sandals...
    What are we buying into?
    What are we buying into?
    It usually starts off with a leg wax, or something equally practical. Maybe a facial -- you have not had one in months and at your age and this...