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TAPAS, SUN & FLY-FISHING: SPANISH PYRENEES

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By Ricardo & Adrian from Pyrenees Fly Fishing In northern Spain you can find one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Europe. With summits of over 3,000 meters there are multiple possibilities for fly-fishing: large-&-medium rivers, mountain streams, lakes and all of them in very close proximity to each other. …

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Cape Vidal, South Africa

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By Warren Deon van Tonder Being fly fishers, we all have that one special place on this big blue ball that owns our fly fishing souls and draws us back time-after-time. Kept mostly under the radar, these places are about so much more than the scaled adversaries that haunt their …

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Featured Destination: Villa Maria Lodge, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina

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The wind pumps but so do the fish! Stark, barren & snarling, Tierra del Fuego & the Rio Grande should come with a warning label not dissimilar to that of habanero chilies! Warning: this place is not for the sissies or those with a weak disposition for harsh fly fishing …

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MAKHANGOA COMMUNITY CAMP REPORT BACK V1.0 – Dec 2016

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By Vagabond Fly Editor’s Note: This is our third trip to this world-class fishery and each trip has been as unique and memorable as those before it. This is the report of trip 1 of 2 for the season hosted by Vagabond Fly’s Pieter Taljaard. The music was loud enough …

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Ichingo Chobe River Lodge Review

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African hospitality & Tigerfish What do you get when you cross the African bush, Tigerfish & world class hospitality? Ichingo Chobe River Lodge on Impalila Island, Namibia, that’s what! Both Vagabond Fly editors were fortunate to spend a few days exploring Ichingo Chobe River Lodge & the Tigerfish infested waters …

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NICARAGUAN POON TANG By Christiaan Pretorius

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Editors’ Note: We are seriously considering unfriending Christiaan Pretorius…permanently! He ruins any and every day in the office with his articles and supporting photos. Just for in case you have missed some of his previous work: Eight Weeks on the Mighty Zhupanova Bending the Horizon (Product Review) Astove Photo Essay …

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Bucket-List Bokong by Vagabond Fly

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The Hosted Trip report from Tourette Fishing’s Makhangoa Community Camp, Lesotho When in your life have you gone 5 fish in 5 casts with each one being sight fished? Not often, we’re pretty sure… that is unless you’ve fished the Bokong River, Lesotho with the Tourette Fishing crew. Then on …

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ALPHONSE ISLAND, SEYCHELLES – VAGBOND FLY’s PARADISE By Vagabond Fly

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Envision the idyllic Island Paradise; you know, the one with Palm trees, coconuts and cocktails, white sandy beaches for days, eternal sunshine, emerald-blue waters and gourmet cuisine at your every beckoned call. Lean back in your chair, place your feet on your desk, prop your hands behind your head and …

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The Tigers of Deka Drum by Alex Jordaan (Fly and Arrow Africa)

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Editors’ Note: Our good mates, Russel and Alex of Fly and Arrow Africa, set off on an African Adventure that deserves the Vagabond Fly stamp of approval. More heart breaking than not being able to join them on this one was reading through this trip report… Photo Credit – Alex …

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