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Cape Town Calling

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By Joel Centano
If you're looking to get wild, “ South Africa offers all the wildlife you'd hope to see,” says Myrna Arroyo, a Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Virtuoso travel advisor who recently visited the country on a group tour led by National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures. “But I also love that you can combine a safari with all the attractions in Cape Town,” she says.
With a confluence of cultural, cosmopolitan, and natural draws, the “Mother City” provides a perfect easing-in point for any South Africa vacation. Here are a few must-do urban adventures before you set out for the...
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Virtuoso Traveler: December 2017

Virtuoso Traveler: December 2017

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Where will travel take you in 2018? From San Antonio to Slovenia, the Canadian Arctic to Australia 's “Far Outback,” Virtuoso travel advisors weigh in on the top places to visit ­- both in the headlines and under the radar - in the new year. Also inside our latest issue: New Year's Eve in NYC, soon-to-launch ships and hotels, world festivals, close-to-home ski retreats, the lowdown on South Carolina 's Lowcountry, on safari in South Africa , and globe-trotting gifts for every travel lover on your list.
-Joel Centano, Editor of Virtuoso Traveler
Virtuoso Traveler: December 2017
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