How much has tourism changed in the past 30 years? In South Africa, the industry was a world away from what it is today: for one, it was heavily white — 1987 was in the final years of apartheid, after all. For its 30th anniversary, Condé Nast Traveler took a look at Six Places You Wouldn’t Have Recognized 30 Years Ago — and I reported on South Africa, then and now. Read it here.
I also participated in the Travelogue podcast with CNT editors to talk about this topic. You can listen to that conversation here.