Spending The Weekend in a Xhosa Village In Coffee Bay: Photo Gallery

I’ve been away from the ocean for too long, I thought to myself as I nursed a post-festival come-down. Nestled deep in the countryside of KwaZulu-Natal, I was hours away from the nearest ocean. A cold swim and a fresh breeze would be undeniably stellar. So instead of doing the sensible thing and moving north… Read More Spending The Weekend in a Xhosa Village In Coffee Bay: Photo Gallery

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Where To Stay In London If You’re A Backpacker

For most backpackers, traveling revolves around two things: budgets and beers. While London has absolutely no shortage of pubs and clubs, the budgeting part might get a little bit tricky. If you’re ballin’ on a budget, you’re going to need to make sure your money stretches out as far as it can. Logically, that means… Read More Where To Stay In London If You’re A Backpacker

Why Mexico Is A Great Place For Your First Backpacking Trip

Before this current trip to Mexico, I had been to Mexico about six or seven times. Not once had I even thought about staying there long-term. I had backpacked Central America before and did spend some time in Mexico but half of that was spent in… ugh… Cancun. However, don’t let the negative preconceptions of… Read More Why Mexico Is A Great Place For Your First Backpacking Trip

What To Expect On The 3 Day Uyuni Salt Flats Tour

Short answer: everything. Giant desert of salt? Yep but you already knew that. Red lakes, white lakes, green lakes, cactus islands, train graveyards, rock trees (or tree rocks?), big mountains, vast deserts, and so on. You can expect anything and everything on this excursion. But seriously though, I’ve never had such a high concentration of… Read More What To Expect On The 3 Day Uyuni Salt Flats Tour