Minimalist Backpacking Guide: How To Travel With Less

Want to pack less when you travel? Here are some of the best minimalist backpacking tips to keep your bag from weighing you down.

Georgia

Checking In: Namaste Hostel, Tbilisi

Love free coffee, scenic city views and unusual decor? Then make sure you check into Namaste Hostel for your trip to Tbilisi, Georgia!

Hi! I’m Lauren, a South African digtal nomad and traveller. I left my job in marketing to teach English in Thailand and eventually started my own business that lets me travel as much as I want.

Since then, I've travelled to over 30 countries and I'm passionate about helping people see as much of the world for as little as possible.

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Turkey

How To Eat, Sleep & Explore Istanbul On The Cheap

Travelling as a South African and on a tight budget? Here’s how you can eat, sleep and explore Istanbul on less than R400 a day!

Iran

South Africans: How To Get Your Visa On Arrival For Iran

Skip the annoying visa application paperwork. If you’re going to Iran for 14 days or less here’s how South Africans can get a visa on arrival.

Turkey

9 Reasons You Need to Visit Istanbul Right Now

Looking for a cheap holiday from South Africa? Head to Istanbul! The food is great, there’s loads to do and you might even hear Afrikaans on the streets.

Pinterest

Sexual Harassment As a Solo Female Traveller

For solo female travellers, sexual harassment is not out of the ordinary. While I’m used to the odd catcall, my recent trip to Armenia was on another level.

Turkey

Checking In: World House Hostel, Istanbul

Do you like staying in artsy neighbours, close to the nightlife and local sights? Then you’ll love checking in at World House Hostel in Istanbul!

Ireland

I Got Deported From Ireland

Go to Ireland they said. It will be fun they said. The most ridiculous I-wish-this-was-click-bait thing that has ever happened to me.

China

South Africans: 5 Reasons You Should Teach English in China

On the fence about where to teach abroad? Here are five reasons why South Africans should consider China as their next TEFL destination.

12 Vegan Travel Products You Need for Your Next Trip

Looking for vegan travel products or want to travel more consciously? Here are some travel must-haves that are cruelty-free and eco-friendly to our planet.

How To Book Cheap Flights From South Africa To Your Dream Destination

Looking for cheap flights from South Africa to destinations around the world? Here’s my 9 step guide to finding great deals anywhere in the world.


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