13 of the Best & Insanely Cheap Rand-Friendly Destinations for South Africans

Dust off your suitcases and kickstart your travel plans to one of these cheap rand-friendly destinations from South Africa!

Mozambique

How an Ocean Safari in Mozambique Taught Me To Be Fearless

In May 2015, I found myself snorkelling in Mozambique on an ocean safari facing my biggest fear – bottomless water.

Cooking Up a Storm at Tamarind Restaurant in Laos

Here’s what to expect at one of the best cooking classes in Laos if you find yourself hungry in Luang Prabang and itching for some kitchen action!

Thailand

Why I Decided Not To Visit An Elephant Sanctuary in Chiang Mai

Where do we draw the line in ethical and responsible elephant tourism in Thailand? Is the amount of human interaction on a daily basis good for them for us?

United Kingdom

A Quick & Frugalish Itinerary For First-Time Travelers in London

Going to London but short on time? Here are some of the best and cheap-ish things to get up to with limited time and a tight budget.

What To Do When Your Passport is Lost OR Stolen in Thailand

Everything you need to know about what to do if your worst travel nightmare comes true: losing your South African passport in Thailand.

Cheap and Walkable Things To Do in Chiang Mai for the Gravity …

If you are like me and can’t ride a bicycle to save your life, here are 8 cheap & purrfect things to get up to Chiang Mai with the power of your legs!

That Time I Discovered The Power of Disconnecting

I found myself waking up from sleeping on top of a roof in Chennai, India and immediately reached for my phone – that’s when I knew I had to disconnect.

What It’s Like Being a Professional Travel Blogger: The Travel Manuel

I interviewed two of South Africa’s biggest travel bloggers – The Travel Manuel – to find out what it’s like to get paid to travel the world!