Learning Permaculture in the South African 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 indigineous forest outside 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 Earth. People work …

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A Day In Aveiro, Portugal

This beautiful seaside Portuguese town is the perfect day trip from Porto, especially while on a backpacker budget. Day trips are the secret weapons of budget travel. You can venture out from the popular, well-known cities and spend a day wandering through unfamiliar streets and discovering hidden gems of foreign countries. In the northern region …

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Conquering Rainbow Mountain, Peru

As originally published on GoNomad Months before I traveled to South America, I saw a picture of Rainbow Mountain somewhere on this vast internet. The second my eyes touched the image of the thick stripes of vivid colors plastered across the mountain’s surface, I decided I had to go there. I was determined to see this …

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6 Reasons To Visit Dreamsea Surf Camp

With endless appealing travel destinations in the world, choosing where to go is always a challenge. Every country, every city, every small town has something special to offer, but some spots are perfect for the physical, mental, and spiritual growth of adventerous and impressionable travelers. Dreamsea Surf Camp in Tamarindo, Costa Rica, is one of …

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How To Afford Travelling The World In Your 20’s

Tips on how to afford travel when you're young & broke. I've written about most of my travels on this blog before, but I still get questions ALL THE TIME about how I maintain a traveling lifestyle. Most of these questions revolve around money, so I want to write a detailed article outlining exactly how …

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Travel Hacks For Europe

Packing and planning tips for the budget traveler in Europe It's no surprise that I love Europe. I will never pass up an opportunity to come back to this small yet diverse continent, and with every visit I discover something new. I've been giving lots of travel tips to friends recently, including my recommendations for …

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8 Ways To Get In Touch with Nature At Dreamsea Surf Camp Costa Rica

(Originally published on the Dreamsea Blog ) Within Tamarindo's dense green jungle lies Dreamsea Surf Camp, a little oasis of civilization surrounded by wildlife. Staying at Dreamsea means you are constantly immersed in nature, and it is truly a privilege to experience the wonders of the natural world every minute of every day. While the opportunity …

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