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Travel junkie. Nature enthusiast. Risk taker. People lover. I’m a South African, trying to figure out my way through life by traveling, teaching and exploring. Join me as I share my travel stories and tips of life abroad.
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Midigama Beach is a small coastal village south of Sri Lanka. It’s often overlooked by travelers who have their sights set on the backpacker community of Weligama or plan to hit the trendy beach bars of Mirissa. After spending a […]
I spent one month in Sri Lanka and was lucky enough to experience the best of what it has to offer. I loved everything about the country so I put together this 3 week Sri Lanka itinerary, to help you […]
Winter in Korea means one thing – time to hit the slopes! Bears Town Ski Resort is one of the many ski parks in Korea conveniently located just outside the capital city, Seoul. I had already spent my winter weekends […]
Sumba is an island in Indonesia that you’ve most likely never heard of. It’s relatively undiscovered and certainly not geared for tourism. There’s so much more to Sumba Island than what meets the eye: The rugged coastline and exotic beaches. […]
On the fence about whether you should go surfing in Sumba? Indonesia is known for its famous breaks that attract scores of eager surfers. But with that comes the crowds, the busy beaches and the rush to get into the […]
Visiting 17 Islands Marine Park in Riung, Flores was a last-minute decision spurred on by a group of equally adventurous travelers. Riung is well off the tourist track and is must do if you have the time (and patience) to […]
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, is one of the most unique towns in the country. With its obscure climate, and seemingly out of place architecture, Nuwara Eliya leaves you feeling slightly confused: Sri Lanka or England? Nuwara Eliya sits between Kandy […]
Are you trying to decide between a hike to Ella Rock or Little Adam’s Peak in Ella, Sri Lanka? Both these hikes start just outside the touristic village of Ella and whilst they have similarities, their hiking routes are very […]
Sri Lanka: there’s a bit of something for everyone. Whether you’re after the beaches in Trincomalee or mountains in hill country, you will not be disappointed! I spent a month exploring the east and south coast in search of my […]
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