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The Vibrant Street Art of Johannesburg

When people told me Johannesburg is just like Brooklyn, I knew I’d find some cool artwork on the streets! My first day in town I wandered into a coffee shop, showed the barista a...

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Getting Around in Johannesburg & Cape Town

You’ve booked your flight, reserved a hotel and now it’s time to figure out how to get around during your trip to South Africa! Luckily, there are plenty of options to choose from in...

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The Day I Jumped off the Victoria Falls Bridge

There’s not much out there that can fully prepare you for your first jump. Those crazy GoPro videos on YouTube can give you a sneak peek into the madness, but the minute you step...

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How Poverty Creates Perspective

Today as I sit outside at a cafe near my apartment in Johannesburg, I’m overwhelmed with gratitude. The sun is shining, there’s a cool breeze, and I’m finally getting a chance to just…breathe. I...

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The Great Escape

I didn’t expect to cry. I’m pretty sensitive, but I tend to keep my feelings tucked away nice and neatly, bringing them out only on special occasions like weddings and reruns of the Best...

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Spreading Love to Johannesburg Babies

Hey guys! In a few weeks I’ll be headed to Johannesburg, South Africa for the very first time, and excited doesn’t even come close to describing how I feel about this trip! At the...

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The Hustler’s Guide to Budget Travel

In a few weeks, I’m headed on a three week adventure starting in Jaipur, India and ending in Cape Town, South Africa—and my trip is mostly free. While I’m definitely taking applications for sponsors,...