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An Open Letter To South Africa After Our Last Visit | Expat Series

An Open Letter To South Africa After Our Last Visit | Expat Series

The last time I wrote an article about expat life, I was nervous as heck to post it. I had written it at the peak of my expat struggle — missing home, and not yet ‘gelling’ with my new ‘home’. It was as raw as […]

Things You Must See & Do in Durban, South Africa

Things You Must See & Do in Durban, South Africa

Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal, is my old hometown in South Africa. It’s where I grew up and lived for the first 18 years of my life before I moved to Cape Town. After my last visit, I really want to show people more about this incredible, […]

Saving Water Like A Local While Visiting Cape Town

Saving Water Like A Local While Visiting Cape Town

After our visit to Cape Town, I could not believe the severity of the situation in their current drought due to unseasonably dry winters recently. News stories predict that ‘Day Zero’ — the day that the taps run dry and water will have to be […]

Recap On Our 2017 Travels

Recap On Our 2017 Travels

2017, what a year you have been! I remember ending last year, writing our recap of 2016, and thinking to myself: “I really hope we travel so much more next year”, as if we had hardly done anything in 2016. Every year, I look back […]

Travel Round Up: Our Favourites From Our Week in Vancouver

Travel Round Up: Our Favourites From Our Week in Vancouver

We spent almost a whole week in Vancouver and it was a magical change from our usual quick in and out weekender stints. To have some time to wander and relax made all the difference on our rainy week in Vancity. That, plus the luxury […]

Sharing Our Travel Story So Far

Sharing Our Travel Story So Far

You can think of this as running commentary of our life… I started this post as more of a reminder for myself but then I thought it could be a really cool interactive story guide for you when looking for particular blog posts. It’s slightly more […]

Travel Diary: Jasper, Just Before Winter

Travel Diary: Jasper, Just Before Winter

Last week, we headed off to Jasper for a quick one-nighter to show Craig’s mom the sweet little mountain-side town. You might have already seen a sneak preview in our Weekly Update #3, but here is our full travel diary just before the winter snow hit. […]

Weekly Update #3

Weekly Update #3

This week has flown — again! Before I knew it, Sunday had come around again and no Weekly Update blog post. It’s here — a few hours late, but it boasts a few little sneak peaks from our Jasper trip this weekend plus a few […]

Weekly Update #2

Weekly Update #2

Update Number Two!! Update #1 feels like just yesterday. I have so many projects on the go at the moment that Sunday passed me by and no weekly updates landed up in your inboxes. One, because, life got in the way. Two, because you need to […]

Weekly Update #1

Weekly Update #1

Hi Guys! This is the start of a new series to — completely informal and something I’ve been toying with for a while, to share what we get up to weekly, either while travelling or at home. It’s also going to be a mixture of […]