Budget Travel Guide to Cape Town, South Africa

How to visit Cape Town on a budget, while traveling in South Africa. In just one short week, Cape Town catapulted itself to the top of my favorite cities list. It has gorgeous beaches, amazing hikes, delicious food, interesting animals, friendly people, and it's overall very affordable. I even managed to fit in wine tastings …

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Learning Permaculture in the Tsitsikamma Forest

The last week at Pachamama Forest Retreat has been my first true off-the-grid living experience. This little, self-sustainable community lies amidst the towering trees of the Tsitsikamma Forest, just north of Knysna, South Africa. Through eco-friendly technologies and the dedication of each person here, Pachamama exists to create a nourishing relationship between humans and the …

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Important Things To Know Before Traveling In Morocco

Cultural insights and tips that every budget traveler in Morocco should know. From the native Berber villages of the Atlas Mountains, to the rippling sand dunes of the Sahara Desert, to the madness of the Medinas and marketplaces, Morocco is diverse in landscape and rich in culture. Moroccan life can seem a bit chaotic to …

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13 Awesome Things To Do In Marrakech

Ways for budget travelers to embrace the Moroccan culture while visiting Marrakech. Very few travelers visit Morocco without stopping in Marrakech. Although it’s not the capital (Rabat is), it’s the most popular city for tourists to visit. Marrakech is conveniently located in the center of the country, so it’s a great place to base yourself …

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12 Things To Do In Wollongong

Of all the different places I’ve lived, Wollongong may be my favorite. I’ve never felt so at peace somewhere, and so excited to see absolutely everything in and around this little city. Wollongong doesn't feel like a city because the town center is small and welcoming, yet there’s always something to do. Stunning beaches sit …

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