An active, culturally rich adventure from Minnesota Public Radio Hosted by
MPR News Host, Kerri Miller

January 23 - February 3, 2019

In January of 2019, join MPR News Host Kerri Miller for an experience of a
lifetime to a destination unlike any other exploring the fascinating
culture, history and habitats of South Africa. The trip includes light
optional hikes across the Cape of Good Hope, exploring the African bush in
4x4 vehicles, wine tastings and book discussions in some of South Africa's
top vineyards. This immersive trip will also include book recommendations
that will prepare guests for special visits to the homes, church and prison
of Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu. Kerri will lead in-depth discussions
with local authors, professors and experts on South Africa's challenging
history and current political landscape. Join fellow curious public radio
lovers on this adventure to sunny South Africa in winter 2019!

Expedition Highlights

Numerous winery visits with South Africa's top producers
4 Game-drives in open 4x4 safari vehicle with park rangers and trackers
Time to explore the great literature of South Africa with Kerri Miller
Special talks with South Africa authors & professors of literature
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Table Mountain, the Cape of Good Hope and vineyards walks and light hikes
Stunning views from the top of Table Mountain
A visit to Mandela's home in SOWETO
A tour of Nelson Mandela's prison at Robben Island with a former prisoner
Three nights in the historic Dutch town of Stellenbosch
A tour of Soweto's apartheid museum
Earthbound Expeditions makes a contribution to the respected Carbonfund annually


12 Days/11 Nights (with air travel)
$6,495 per person double occupancy (land)
$949 Single Supplement
Departs USA: January 23, 2019
Arrives South Africa: January 24, 2019
Trip ends: February 2, 2019
Return to the USA: February 3, 2019
Group flight: $1,670 per person with South African Airways from MSP


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