Although this blog may suggest otherwise, I have actually been going to work 5 days a week here in Cape Town. But even on those 9-5 days, I love to take 10-15 minutes away from my desk for a little midday adventure. My office building sits on St. George’s Mall, right in the
It’s no secret that I’m kind of a sap and a hopeless romantic… but you know when you read about a place, and you feel this sort of magnetic draw to go there? Probably more than any destination I’ve ever come across, Botswana fit that description. After seeing the beautiful Delta
Camping, hiking, flying, and paddling around the beautiful Okavango Delta in Botswana. One of the greatest adventures I’ve had to date. Here’s a video I put together with some clips from my days there!
It’s a warm winter evening in Cape Town so I left work craving something summery. This is what I came up with: a super healthy spin on a classic summer burger, catering especially to weird people like me who like a little sweet and savory all in one bite! Seeded bun
The best laid roadtrips of mice and men… I had hoped that this Sunday evening would be spent shaking sand out of my shoes, applying aloe to sunburns, and combing through thousands of stunning pictures of Sossusvlei and Deadvlei… but my immune system had other ideas. So, long story short, I
I’m definitely one of the millions who involuntarily had a U2 album synced to her iPhone back in 2014. Thanks to Apple’s generosity (read: slight cultural paternalism?), I have had this album on my phone as a last resort for music during those plane rides that catch me without a
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens were simply created for lazy, sunny Sunday afternoons, and I was fortunate enough to take full advantage of that this past weekend. Emphasis on the lazy part, hence the blanket spread on the grass. Paying tribute to the history for a second because I’m a nerd
Kruger is quite the place. You drive in through one of the four gates to the 20,000 square km reserve, and at once, your childhood movies and picture books come to life. Families of elephants take their sweet time crossing the road in front of your vehicle and giraffes saunter around