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Troubled traveling tummies

A while ago, while enjoying brunch with my closest friends and travel companions, we somehow landed on the topic of stomach ailments when traveling. We were all in hysterics, literally falling off our chairs, as we reminisced our tragic traveling tummy tales. At … Continue reading

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Travel Throwback Thursday at Machu Picchu in Peru

Location: Machu Picchu, Peru Year: January 2012 Memory: After completing the five day Inca Trail with two of my closest friends and travel buddies, Alex and Louise; we descended on Machu Picchu. The Inca Trail was one of the most incredible adventures I … Continue reading

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A favourite hit from Triple J Hottest 100 – Rudimental – “Not Giving In” ft. John Newman & Alex Clare

I first discovered Triple J’s Hottest 100 last year on Australia Day at Loki hostel in Cusco, Peru where heaps of Aussies were loyally listening to the countdown with a beer in hand from around 8am. Dedicated fans! Alex, Lou and I … Continue reading

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My 2012 Travel in a Nut shell – ‘The year of conquering the Americas’

As I fly home to Cape Town on this SAA flight surrounded by Saffas from all walks of life, with 14 hours to kill, my mind has been concocting a blog post. I have not been home for a year … Continue reading

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Tips for surviving Peru’s Inca Trail

While chatting to fellow travellers about my Inca Trail experience in January, I feel like a walking advertisement using clichéd words like ‘amazing, incredible, and an experience of a lifetime’. This verbosity, however, simply does not do the Inca Trail any justice. The four … Continue reading

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