How to Keep a Travel Fling as Just a Travel Fling

There’s something about travel; it draws out the romantic, the desperately looking for love/affection, the I-don’t-want-to-be-lonely crowd to the surface. These people draw to each other like magnets and there’s little one can do to stop it from happening – the heart wants what the hormones want. It seems that when we are abroad, embarking on whatever adventure we are on, our inhibitions are lower, … Continue reading How to Keep a Travel Fling as Just a Travel Fling

If you left your heart in San Francisco, it was probably harvested

When my friends and I travelled to the US the first time, Airbnb was still becoming a thing. Being the Millennials that we are, we gave it very little thought and booked a place without once considering location, proximity or security. I mean, why would we have to, right? Not like we hadn’t stayed in hotels our whole life, never having to worry about who … Continue reading If you left your heart in San Francisco, it was probably harvested

What Happens in Vegas… Probably Should Stay in Vegas

We got to Vegas pretty late, partly due to the rainy weather on the highway from Los Angeles and the mere fact that we stopped every hour to eat and chain smoke. Our car rental arrangement didn’t allow us to do either inside, so with little say in the matter, we accumulated several hours on top of what should have been only 4 or 5 … Continue reading What Happens in Vegas… Probably Should Stay in Vegas

‘Racking and Packing’ – Our Last Night in LA

Thrust aside all the bullshit you hear about Vegas and it’s accessibility to drugos. Let me tell you something, it’s not easy and even then, the quality is shit. If you’re a female, you’re pretty much fucked cause firstly, everyone thinks you’re a cop and secondly, everyone’s paranoid about being busted by an undercover cop. If you want to see some snow and not crushed up … Continue reading ‘Racking and Packing’ – Our Last Night in LA

Are You and Your Travel Buddy Compatible?

Trust me when I say, nothing will fuck up a holiday harder than travelling with the wrong person. I can recount countless horror stories from others where the perfect trip ended up turning into the vacation from hell, all because the dynamics of the travellers were not on par. So, I thought I would spare you all the star sign stuff compatibility shit I actually wanted … Continue reading Are You and Your Travel Buddy Compatible?

Why Voluntourism Should Be On Your Bucket List

So the debate around ‘Voluntourism’, the process of volunteering whilst travelling, has been raging on for quite some time now. Both sides present valid arguments, like volunteering during your vacations gifts you with greater insight into a foreign city or organisations that offer voluntourism are just in it for the money and not the greater good, yada yada yada. I’m not here to contribute to … Continue reading Why Voluntourism Should Be On Your Bucket List