Jeffrey’s Bay Photo Diary

Jeffrey's Bay is one of the best surf spots in South Africa. Surfers from all over the world travel to this small coastal city year-round to surf pristine right hand point breaks, and the World Surf League even hosted their Corona Open 2019 competition here in July. From professional athletes and avid surfers, to surfing …

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African Safari On A Budget

How to experience the thrill of an African safari while traveling on a budget. The four wheel drive bounds along the dirt path, dodging potholes and boulders along the way. We all jolt around in our seats, but the crisp winter air blowing through the windowless vehicle keeps us cool and calm. Suddenly, the driver …

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How To Visit The Drakensberg On A Budget

The best way to explore the Drakensberg Mountains of South Africa while traveling on a budget. Ask any South African what areas of their country they recommend to travelers, and they will almost always mention the Drakensberg. Located in the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa, the Drakensberg Mountains boast some of the most breathtaking views …

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13 Reasons To Travel To Morocco

Here are some of the best reasons to travel to Morocco, an incredibly diverse gem of Northern Africa. Morocco is growing as a popular tourist destination, as it's an incredibly accessible way to experience north African culture on a budget. Located on the north-western edge of the massive African continent, Morocco is just a quick …

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Volunteering In The Wild Coast

South Africa’s “Wild Coast” is accurately named. It’s a place where cows are more common than cars, where turquoise circular mud huts house the locals, and where kids can run free without any danger. It’s a place where the raw, roaring ocean smashes against cliff faces and soft green hills roll on without end. Between …

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Women Power in Bulungula

Today I learned about the incredible power of women in a rural South African village called Nqileni. I'm currently volunteering at the community-run tourist guesthouse called Bulungula Lodge,  which I'll write an entire article about later on. (Volunteering In The Wild Coast is that article). Today I'm writing about one of the activities on offer …

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Nduli Farm Life: East London, South Africa

For 10 days, Matt and I worked on a self-sustainable farm outside of East London, South Africa. We found this farm on Workaway, and had the educational but chilled experience we were hoping for. The owners, Vaughn and Pi, bought this hearty block of land after traveling the world and have been working hard to …

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