Kate Turkington

Kate Turkington

Kate Turkington is one of South Africa’s best-known travellers and travel writers. She writes for South African and international travel publications, including Fodor’s Southern Africa, editions 2, 3, 4 and 5. She was lead writer on Fodor’s Complete Safari Companion, first published in August 2008, and updated in 2010 and 2012.

She also writes for South African Tourism.

She travels constantly and talks about her travels or broadcasts live back to her Sunday morning Travel Talk slot on the Breakfast Show on Talk Radio 702 and CapeTalk, from wherever she is in the world – including Halong Bay, Machu Pichu, the Rift Valley, Tibet, Paris, Havana, the Galapagos Islands, India and Antarctica, as well as numerous South African destinations.