What Went Down in Djibouti

What Went Down in Djibouti

Landing at Djibouti International, I knew I was back in Africa. Simple, tired decorations, signs of better economic times now past and, of course, confused…

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Share the Love

Share the Love

Mark Taylor and Jeff Tyseer got hold of me awhile back about a Permit mission they doing to Oman’s southern beaches. I imparted what I…

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Always ask Google!

Always ask Google!

Ah, sometimes it has to be done; keep scrolling for a chuckle! Moral of the story: do not to ask your jealous fishing mates for this…

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Sometimes, it just takes a fish...

Sometimes, it just takes a fish…

The drive in had been special. Up over Sani – that special pass into Lesotho which will soon be lost to tar – with a…

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Return to The Kei

Return to The Kei

Photos: JD Filmalter, Johannes Meyer and Yours Truly It was always going to be a fishing holiday. We would be diving and surfing too, but…

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Return to Grand Anse

Return to Grand Anse

A tropical flat – any shallow area of sand, grass and coral surrounded by warm azure waters – will always grab my attention and imagination….

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Nautilus X-Frame: First Impressions

Nautilus X-Frame: First Impressions

Yesterday I picked up my new Nautilus X-Frame and I was immediately taken by its weight. It’s just so light! Even now, after spooling, it almost…

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