Sunday, July 26, 2015

Travel & Things, the broadcast. 25/07/2015

This July, I celebrate 21 years in broadcasting
and 13 years as a travel writer.

Listen to the broadcast here:

Who else have been guests on my radio show?
Use this link to have a look.

"Travel & Things" is rebroadcast on a Wednesday night
 between 19h00 and 20h00
This was the line-up for "TRAVEL & THINGS" that aired between 10 and 11am on
SATURDAY, 25/07/2015

1485am broadcasts live from its Johannesburg studio
and nationally on DStv audio channel 869.
Radio Today (@Radio2Day) also streams via its website:
AND on cell phones:

Kwandhare was in studio with me for this show.
Because I was going to be chatting about Dubai,
and having been there with me, he wanted to make certain
that I raised all the relevant questions.

I was wrong...we did chat about the rear end of elephants...
BUTT we also spoke of other "things"...
And she was "charmed" by Kwandhare

The Michael Olivier minute 
Food lover and wine guru, Michael will continue to chat about what is new and "hot".

Keith Jenkinson, General Manager at Inyati Game Reserve
chatted to me about the lodge and what the reserve has to offer

Lucy Mussett,account manager for Dubai Tourism 
and Commerce Marketing in Southern Africa tells me about Dubai as a destination.

And finally...
The dreaded unabridged birth certificate.
James Vos, the DA shadow Minister of Tourism,
tells me about the implementation of this document
that is causing more problems that E-tolls!

Kwandhare hard at work on his broadcasting techniques.
He makes a great traveling companion.

Thank YOU for helping me celebrate 
my broadcasting/ writing milestone.

This posting is brought to you DESPITE
Eskom load-shedding...
Thank you to BP fuel and a home generator!


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1 comment:

Lance Hildyard said...

Sat 1st August 2015
Hi David

Just listened to your interview with Mark Kaplan about his Monroe hotel. Very interesting, have driven Monroe drive often as used to live in Bex Vally until a few years ago and didn't know of its existence.

Mark made an aside remark about Tolkien and the Magaliesburg. Perhaps some of Tolkien's scenes could have been inspired by the landscape but to my knowledge any South African memory imprints came from Bloemfontein and its surrounds and he left South Africa at the age of three.

My Mom and I enjoy your program.

Best wishes
Lance Hildyard