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Charl Steenkamp
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Quick visit to Downtown Toronto
While settling down in my new surroundings in Ottawa, we took a quick trip to Toronto, to visit friends from South Africa, that were traveling through the region. We didn't have time to do much sight seeing (missed the CN Tower). But took a stroll around do...
While settling down in my new surroundings in Ottawa, we took a quick trip to Toronto, to visit friends from South Africa, that were traveling through the region. We didn't have time to do much sight seeing (missed the CN Tow...
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My 5 must-haves when traveling
Traveling
across the world is an amazing experience. It does not have to be stressful, does not have to cost too much and not need to be complicated. When it
comes to traveling I've got my set ways and I'll give you some of these tips in
the next few posts....
Traveling across the world is an amazing experience. It does not have to be stressful, does not have to cost too much and not need to be complicated. When it comes to traveling I've got my set ways and I'll give you some of t...
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Munich's Asamkirche
Nestled in between buildings in Sendlinger Strasse, Munich is one of the most remarkable little churches in Germany. It was built from 1733 to 1746 by the brothers Egid Quirin Asam and Cosmas Damian Asam as their private church. The Asam Brothers were sculp...
Nestled in between buildings in Sendlinger Strasse, Munich is one of the most remarkable little churches in Germany. It was built from 1733 to 1746 by the brothers Egid Quirin Asam and Cosmas Damian Asam as their private ch...
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On the road
With many people starting their Easter holidays today, I just want to wish everybody Happy Holidays, a joyous Passover and a blessed Easter! Most people would be taking this opportunity to either visit family or take a trip somewhere. Thousands of cars will...
With many people starting their Easter holidays today, I just want to wish everybody Happy Holidays, a joyous Passover and a blessed Easter! Most people would be taking this opportunity to either visit family or take a trip s...
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Driftwood Beach in Jekyll Island, a dead forest
While road tripping through the USA, I was taken to a place called Driftwood Beach by a new found friend. Little did I know that this beach was unlike any other place I've seen before and that I would find inspiration for a new story right there among the d...
While road tripping through the USA, I was taken to a place called Driftwood Beach by a new found friend. Little did I know that this beach was unlike any other place I've seen before and that I would find inspiration for a n...
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Chasing waterfalls in Mpumalanga
I might have mentioned this before in a post, but I love waterfalls and take any opportunity I can get to visit one. The escarpment, on the eastern side of South Africa, have more waterfalls than any other region in South Africa and in the area known as the...
I might have mentioned this before in a post, but I love waterfalls and take any opportunity I can get to visit one. The escarpment, on the eastern side of South Africa, have more waterfalls than any other region in South Afr...
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Pretoria's glorious sunsets
Here is some of my favourite sunsets in Pretoria:
Here is some of my favourite sunsets in Pretoria:
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One of the highlights of my visit to New York, was walking the Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan. This walkway has amazing views of Manhattan and you can even see the Statue of Liberty in the distance. We decided to walk from Brooklyn to Manhattan, taking the su...
One of the highlights of my visit to New York, was walking the Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan. This walkway has amazing views of Manhattan and you can even see the Statue of Liberty in the distance. We decided to walk from Br...
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Alone in Venice
I often hear about how overrated Venice is. I disagree and although many parts of Venice can be a tourist trap, it's possible to be all alone in Venice - even in the peak of the tourist season (summer). Avoid the thousands of tourist by taking a stroll late...
I often hear about how overrated Venice is. I disagree and although many parts of Venice can be a tourist trap, it's possible to be all alone in Venice - even in the peak of the tourist season (summer). Avoid the thousands ...
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Pretoria's coolest scultptures
I love sculptures. Here's some of my favourite sculptures in Pretoria - It's from an article I did for  Showme Pretoria . Here is a small extract: Pretoria is a city on the move – blending old with new. Works of art and bold new architecture are popping up ...
I love sculptures. Here's some of my favourite sculptures in Pretoria - It's from an article I did for Showme Pretoria. Here is a small extract: Pretoria is a city on the move – blending old with new. Works of art and bold n...
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Pretoria National Botanical Gardens
If you looking for a quick escape of the city and are a lover of plants, then why not go the the Botanical Garden in  Pretoria . From short hikes  (Dassie Trail), birding opportunities (220 listed) and lots of plant species (areas include succulent, cycad, ...
If you looking for a quick escape of the city and are a lover of plants, then why not go the the Botanical Garden in Pretoria. From short hikes  (Dassie Trail), birding opportunities (220 listed) and lots of plant species (ar...
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Must-see church in Vienna
One of my favourite churches in Austria is the Karlskirche located in Vienna . It's widely considered to be one of the most outstanding baroque buildings in the city. Construction began in 1716 and was completed by 1736. The church falls within the boundary...
One of my favourite churches in Austria is the Karlskirche located in Vienna. It's widely considered to be one of the most outstanding baroque buildings in the city. Construction began in 1716 and was completed by 1736. The c...
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Education
  • University of South Africa
    B A Human Social Studies, 2010 - 2014
  • Cape Technicon
    National Diploma: Nature Conservation, 1999 - 2002
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September 17
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Introduction
Proudly South African Afrikaner!
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Have been in 22 countries - 4 continents
Work
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Freelancer
Employment
  • ShowMe Pretoria
    Content - Freelancer, 2013 - present
  • Working for Water Programme
    Project Manager, 2003 - 2004
  • Working for Water Programme
    Mapping Officer, 2004 - 2005
  • Working for Water Programme
    Data Manager, 2005 - 2006
  • Working for Water Programme
    National Data Coordinator, 2007 - 2009
  • Media24
    Freelancer - Digitial Content, 2013 - 2014
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Pretoria
Previously
Munich - Cape Town - Touwsriver
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6 Of My Favorite Neighborhoods Around The World
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Umhlanga rocks!
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I Am Not Really a Digital Nomad
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It was always my goal to become a digital nomad. So why, now that I have the ability to be one, do I choose not to?

Wild giraffes and more in Pretoria ...
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I love the outdoors and my home, Pretoria, is a city full of nature reserves. One of my favourite reserves is Groenkloof Nature Reserve, whi

Afrikaner Wanderlust
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The Red Bull X-fighters had their World Tour 2014 Final in Pretoria, South Africa at the Union Buildings. The tour is seen as one of the big

Google Drive
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Access everywhere. Google Drive is everywhere you are—on the web, in your home, at the office and on the go. So wherever you are, your stuff

How to Migrate Your Facebook Account and Data to Google+
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You may not be ready to ditch Facebook for good, but now that you've had a chance to kick the tires on Google+, you might be ready to make i

Frank Ocean - Pyrite (Fool's Gold)
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Create AccountSign In. Home. BrowseMoviesUpload. Hey there, this is not a commercial interruption. You're using an outdated browser, whi

Best massages in town..
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Breathtaking ...
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Favourite restaurant in Pretoria
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Was great!
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Unbelievable views. Located in a UNESCO World Heritage Site!
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Had a lovely stay! Great location!
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