Author: Narina Exelby

With one travel book, two passports and 13 years’ worth of magazine deadlines behind her, Narina Exelby left her desk job to embark on a new journey as a freelance writer, editor and photographer.

These days you’re likely to find her writing in a coffee shop in Pamplona, practicing yoga in Goa, filing stories from the Masai Mara, and working from wherever the world takes her.

She blogs as she travels at

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