Nelson Mandela was born one hundred years ago this month at Mvezo in the Eastern Cape. To celebrate his legacy, I looked at how visitors to South Africa can explore the country with the 20th-century’s most iconic figure in mind.

Read all about it if you’re flying Cathay Pacific this month in Discovery, their in-flight magazine. In all good seat-back pockets now.

I love open water swimming and was lucky enough to spend time in Zurich last summer┬áduring a heatwave, checking out the city’s many public outdoor pools, or badis as they’re known.

Here’s the article I wrote for the inflight magazine of Cathay Pacific, which you’ll find aboard all their flights this month.Cathay Zurich coverZurich 1Zurich 2Zurich 3Zurich 4Zurich 5Zurich 6