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9 Smart Tips for Ladies Traveling Solo

Traveling solo is an extremely liberating experience that every woman should try at least once. You can do whatever you want without having to consult with a group or partner, and gives you the freedom to...

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5 Reasons Johannesburg is Just Like Brooklyn

When I first started telling folks I was heading to Johannesburg,  you would have thought I said I was headed to war. “Girl, be careful out there!” “I hear it’s dangerous. Don’t go out...

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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...