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Peter Pittendrigh, Operations Manager, Private Clients

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With an academic background in Adventure Tourism Management, Peter is responsible for the seamless operations at Ker & Downey® Africa and boasts over 11 years in the travel and tourism industry.

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Born and Bred

Peter was born in Tzaneen, Limpopo and lives in Cape Town.

Highlight of his time in the industry

Peter’s greatest achievement to date was using his time during the COVID-19 pandemic to cycle through South Africa in order to raise money for a local surf academy based in Muizenberg. For Peter, he loved the experience of traveling through South Africa one small town at a time and experiencing it’s diversity and beauty.

Travel Expertise

Peter has traveled to Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland and Lesotho.

Peter’s favorite destination in Africa

His favorite destination is Mozambique and he visits Guinjata Bay, Morrungulo Beach and Paindane Beach annually for his family’s annual fishing holiday. 

Peter’s Top 3 Recommended Safari Lodges & Hotels

Mashatu Lodge, Tuli Game Reserve

Maliba Lodge, Lesotho

Flitwick Ranch, Swartberg

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