South Africa has too many hiking trails to even name but one stands out if you want a taste of history and culture. The Pinnacle Point Caves are nestled along the Oystercatcher trail, peering over the roaring ocean onto the jagged eroded remains of a sandstone precipice. This archaeologist-led hike is not recommended for those […]Read more "A Cave Filled With Our Past, Present & Future"
My hike up the St. Blaize Trail through the eyes of Adamastor, the legendary Greek god of the Cape of Storms. Centuries ago the almighty Zeus turned me into the jagged ridge of the Cape peninsula as punishment for flirting with Nymph, his beloved Princess of the Wave. So in other words he punished me […]Read more "On the trails we blaze: Cape of Good Hope"
As most of you know by now, I have been selected to intern this summer in South Africa for an environmental journalism and travel writing program. I have always wanted to study abroad but never had the means to do it. And by means I mean MONEY. The little piece of paper that rules my […]Read more "We did it."
Passport? Check! After scrambling to find my birth certificate so I could get my passport for South Africa in time, it has arrived in all it’s glory. It’s crazy how giddy as person can get over this little booklet. You want to carry around, show it off to everyone, and post it all over social media. […]Read more "My key to traveling the world!"