Travel Video of the Week: Richard Branson’s (Latest) Kitesurfing Challenge

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I’m fortunate to have met Sir Richard Branson multiple times, including once when he toured me around his incredible Necker Island for my Hot Spots 2012 Travel Channel show. On Necker, I learned very quickly that Richard has a love of kiteboarding and beautiful women. In his kite shed (he has one) there was a […]

First Look at Richard Branson’s Mahali Mzuri Kenya Safari Camp

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Jambo! I have the honor to be among the first guests to stay at Sir Richard Branson’s Mahali Mzuri Kenya Safari Camp. It’s located in the Motorogi Conservancy in the Masai Mara in Kenya. The 12 unique tents sort of resemble the shape of a spaceship … and are making ordinary safari lodges extraordinary. Not […]

Tour of Necker Island By Sir Richard Branson

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The whole reason for me going to the British Virgin Islands was to get a tour of Sir Richard Branson‘s private island by the man himself. Necker made all the headlines back in August when the main house on the 74-acre oasis burned down and Titanic star Kate Winslet carried Branson’s 90-year-old mother out of […]

LAX To Brisbane

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G’day from Australia! I’m back in one of my favorite countries and getting here was seriously half the fun … and half the price! I flew Richard Branson’s newest airline V Australia, which recently entered this lucrative route once dominated by Qantas and United. Along with Delta (who began flying to Sydney on July 1), they have […]