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Vitaly Dudkin, Senior Travel Consultant, Central and Eastern Europe

Vitaly joins the Ker & Downey® Africa Central and Eastern Europe DMC with 22 years of experience in the luxury travel industry and a very special interest in travel to South Africa.

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Born and Bred

Vitaly was born and bred in Russia

Highlight of his time in the industry

During his time in the industry, Vitaly spent 2 years living in South Africa. He traveled the country extensively and is considered one of the great experts of the country in Moscow.

Travel Expertise

Vitaly has done extensive traveling in Africa, visiting South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, Mozambique, Mauritius and Seychelles. Next on his travel bucket list is Madagascar.

Vitaly’s favorite destination in Africa

“South Africa – I just love it!”

Vitaly’s Top 3 Recommended Safari Lodges & Hotels

The Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town

Ulusaba Safari Lodge, Sabi Sand Game Reserve

andBeyond Phinda Forest Lodge, KwaZulu-Natal

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