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Ally Goes to BookCon (NYC)

During the first week of June, my sister Katy and I met up in New York City to go to BookCon! It’s an annual convention in NYC, similar to a Comic Con, but instead of pop culture TV/film celebrities, you have authors and publishers talking about their works. As both of us are self-professed bookworms,… Continue reading Ally Goes to BookCon (NYC)

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Ally Visits Durban, South Africa (the Non-Golf Part)

Finally getting to my last blog post for South Africa! Since we stayed longer in Durban than we did in Cape Town, we got the opportunity to do more things here besides golf. Here are my recommendations for anyone who gets the chance to visit Durban one day! Stay in lush and beautiful Mythai Guesthouse… Continue reading Ally Visits Durban, South Africa (the Non-Golf Part)

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Ally Visits Durban, South Africa (the Golf Part)

After a great few days in Cape Town, we packed up our clubs and flew across the country to Durban, a beach town on the eastern coast of South Africa. Here, things are a lot more laid back (and inexpensive), and we definitely saw these differences on the golf courses too! Cotswold Downs Golf &… Continue reading Ally Visits Durban, South Africa (the Golf Part)

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Ally Visits Cape Town (the Non-Golf Part)

This trip was a golf trip, so most of our days were spent out on the course. We made sure to make time for non-golf sightseeing though – South Africa is too pretty to not explore! Here are a few of my favorite things we did in our short two and a half day stay… Continue reading Ally Visits Cape Town (the Non-Golf Part)

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Ally Visits Cape Town (the Golf Part)

My fellow MIT Club Golf team members and I were able to blog a bit about our South Africa trip while we were actually there, but they were pretty brief. Now that I’m back and some time to sort through all the pictures and videos, I decided to post some more detailed and reflective posts… Continue reading Ally Visits Cape Town (the Golf Part)