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Liam Kelly: 2012 STA World Explorer – On the Road Again..

After completing his first assignment which he started in Washington DC on November 24th, 2011, Liam has begun the next chapter of his worldwide peregrinations - his trek accross North America. (Just a little background though: You will recall that  What's Up Cape Town and What's Up Jozi supported this (then) 19-year-old Cape Town student in his efforts  to beat 4000 others Countrywide to win the experience of a lifetime in a national 2012 World Explorer competition run by STA Travel South Africa ( We did it here). This is the first for South Africa, with all the previous World Explorers chosen from other Countries around the world. His successful entry was based on four competition steps: a motivational                  

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Make Cape Town Proud by voting Liam Kelly as South Africa’s STA Travel World Explorer.


  Liam Kelly – a CapeTonian with a mission – is set to go places –Literally! Having recently entered into the STA Travel World Explorer Competition, Liam is down to the wire having just been selected as one of the top 5 of over 4000 applicants countrywide. What’sUp has the utmost faith that our readers are going to ensure that winning this one is pretty much “in the bag” (which is already packed!). So What’sUp for grabs you may ask? Well if you think of 6 continents; 25 countries; 12 months and R 200k (yes two hundred thousand bucks) worth of travel experiences – that’s what we are talking about! So, let’s make it happen for our very own Liam, and get him on