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Bournemouth and Christchurch

My oldest friend Storme lives on the South Coast of England in Bournemouth. We have known each other for close on 25 years and there was no way I wasnt going to go and see this special soul. We took two beautifully scenic trains from Bath to Bournemouth and saw some truly spectacular scenery en route. Bournemouth was such a cool place! It reminded us quite a bit of Durban, our home town. Being a beach town it has a really cool holiday vibe to it. With Stormie playing tour guide, we also went to the absolutely postcard perfect town of Christchurch. We were mistaken for press photographers when we accidentally stumbled into a War memorial ceremony at the Christchurch Abbey and once we managed to wangle our way out of that awkwardness, we spent the rest of the day hanging out with the swans in the lagoon and exploring the cool old Norman ruins in town.

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The Bournemouth “eye”  and some of the cool rides that give Bournemouth its beautiful permanently on holiday feel.

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Mary Shelley is buried in Bournemouth and it was really cool seeing this great horror author’s tomb, still adorned with flowers by people over 200 years after her death.

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The beautiful Abbey in Christchurch.

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Some of the photos that led to the confusion of us being the memorial’s “official press photographers”. While all we were doing was being our typical nosey selves… Whoops!

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The lagoon just outside the Abbey was full of small sail boats, overly friendly swans and lots of pensioners enjoying the calm and gorgeous views.

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The Norman ruins in Christchurch which date back nearly 1000 years.  This house is known as the Constable’s house. Its kinda hard to believe this house is double storey and was the fanciest house of its time!

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This is all that is left of the Norman castle first built in the year 924 which was built to protect the area from Viking raiders. The castle was deliberately destroyed by Oliver Cromwell in the English Civil War in 1652.

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Andy & Szerdi on Instagram

  • Post ceremony hangouts.
  • From that insane backlight, you would never guess it bucketed down until 5 minutes before Kerry and Shane’s ceremony.
  • Kerry and Shane. Just a classic portrait. What you can’t see are the swarms of ants crawling up their feet and the tons of flies buzzing around their heads. Unexpected stories are the most fun, and the ones you always remember.
  • Some just married goodness 🔥
  • This love is 🔥
  • On Tuesday we got to witness Elaine and George say their “hell yeahs” to each other in the most magical stone cathedral in the Highlands outside of Sydney.
  • After 3 weeks of pretty much being camera free, we decided to get our eye back into it so we set ourselves a little challenge : weird portraits of each other shot only with our iPhones, in hard light with the crowds at the Sydney opera house and edited only with our phones. And it was so damn fun!
  • Have these two faces: A - just woken from a nap. B - just smoked a fatty. C - just had a massage on the beach. This is probably the quietest we’ve  been on IG since we joined it many moons ago. I fluctuate between feeling like our business is going to fall apart without giving it my constant attention, and relishing in being disconnected for a bit... All I know is we needed the rest 🙌🏽
  • When that first kiss literally sweeps you off your feet 💜
  • About 5 minutes into Carli and Karel’s ceremony it started raining pretty hard, but it cleared up just in time for the official being married bits 🙌🏽
  • Rosie and Deane, being all sexy and in love. Also, I am still beyond in love with her @sadiebosworthatelier dress 😱
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We Choose Adventure on Instagram

  • People watching from the shade.
  • Exploring the narrow streets and alleyways of Stone Town, Zanzibar. This place reminds us so much of the old part of Jeddah with the African/Arab cross culture and architecture.
  • It may be “sun’s out, guns out”, but it’s “balls out” at sunset when the heat finally let’s up.
  • Excellent vibe on what’s left of the beach at high tide.
  • Ocean and people watching from a shadey spot. The guy on the right, dressed in tradition Masai garb, is David. We had along chat about tattoos before he sold me a bracelet.
  • Dear god it’s hot. But also quite nice.
  • Hello Zanzibar 🤗 Can’t wait to get in that water!
  • We’re a hazard when we’re walking the streets cus we’re always looking up and bumping into people. Obsessed with the beautiful Dutch architecture!
  • If you really want to blow your mind in Amsterdam, try walking round an art gallery after visiting a “coffeeshop”. 🤯
  • Yesterday it was sunny, but the overcast sky and light drizzle suit this place way more. #wechooseadventure_scotland #wechooseadventure
  • Exploring Edinburgh at night. In this place, if it’s not raining, it’s about to rain. #wechooseadventure #wechooseadventure_scotland
  • Made a special mission to see these guys in Glasgow last night. Absolutely epic! @coheed

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