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Nairobi

Famous Flyer: Mandy McElhinney

Mandy McElhinney.

Nina Karnikowski Mandy McElhinney loves it all, from Africa to Paris, New York and beyond ... even if there is a bit of Bali belly and issues with spare tyres to contend with.

Kenya

Pride of the plains

lanterns for guests. Shampole Lodge

Shompole remains a benchmark for barefoot luxury, while bringing a lion population back from the brink, writes Brian Jackman.

Kenya

Pass the ostrich kebab

The Grill at Carnivore, Nairobi, Kenya.

Maria Visconti "GIRAFFE!" shouts one in our group less than 10 minutes from the international airport.

Writer's block

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Christina Pfeiffer Christina Pfeiffer enjoys a luxurious stay in a hotel that was once part of Karen Blixen's estate.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Does your mum know you're going to Congo?

Tripologist I'm travelling to Africa at the end of the year. I will have four weeks to get from the Congo to Nairobi. Can you recommend the best way to get around?

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Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 12:05pm | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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