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Africa far and wide

Lianne Ashton is a photographer based in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. She is also the the author and photographer of the blog 'Africa far and wide; a visual journey into the Africa she knows.' It features African Social Documentaries and Travel articles inspired by her experiences, her love of exploring and living in Africa and an appreciation for diversity.

Discovering Lesotho

I haven’t explored Lesotho much, but my recent epic (and quite unexpected) opportunity to explore the Sehlabathebe region on horseback has given me a unique glimpse of life in Lesotho. To start with, I felt a bit like that chap on the comical travel documentary, ‘Idiot abroad,’ when I […]

Chasing the sun in Karkloof

This weekend, I woke up bright and early to catch the sunrise in Karkloof, KwaZulu-Natal. I cant  quite say that I’ve ever really been a morning person, but it seems that ‘these’ days, I find the early mornings most exciting. The moment that great big orange sun steadily […]