South Africa

The Ultimate Guide to Smoking Dragon New Years Eve Festival

The only Smoking Dragon guide you need to survive and conquer South Africa’s epic New Years Eve festival in the beautiful Drakensberg mountains!

My 10 Best Travel Experiences of 2016

This year has been a crazy year filled with tons of new experiences and challenges. Here are my favourite travel destinations and adventures from 2016!

Cambodia

How To Eat, Sleep & Explore Siem Reap On A Budget

Budget travel challenge: Is it possible to spend only R 400 or $24 on food, accommodation, transport AND activities in 24 hours while exploring Siem Reap? 

7 Of The Best Travel Apps I Can’t Live Without

With the world literally at our fingertips, we are used to having an app for anything. I asked The Jax Blog to share her favourite essential travel apps!   

South Africa

Unzipping Adventure at Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour!

Waterfalls, forests and post-apocalyptic hiking trails – zip lining through Magoebaskloof was an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Limpopo!

10 of the Best Backpackers in South Africa

Here are 10 of the best backpackers in South Africa as rated by fellow travellers like you! If you’re planning a trip, make sure to check out these local gems!

Facing My Fear At The Bottom Of The Ocean: Becoming Open Water …

Terrified of the ocean. Check. SSI Open Water Certified. Check. How the hell did that happen?! And will it all be worth it when I finally dive with sharks?

Cambodia

How To Conquer The Temples of Angkor Wat in One Day

Exploring Angkor Wat in one day – can it be done!? Here’s everything you need to know about seeing this world wonder in just under 24 hours.

How I Fucked Up My Dating Life Teaching Abroad

When I decided to move to Thailand for a year, I didn’t care where I ended up living. Until I got there and realised I had just destroyed my dating life.