So I’ve emigrated to London! It’s been a whirlwind year of wrapping things up on my various South African hustles (and also working to earn my financial “cushion” for arriving in an expensive city with no job lined up), selling the contents of my apartment, sorting and packing my wardrobe (my “A-list” clothes to take with me and my “B-list” clothes to leave with my parents and collect at a later date) and trying to squeeze the most out of my last few months in Cape Town. Hence the lack of blog posts… By the time my departure date arrived I was in desperate need of a holiday. Fortunately I’d anticipated this in advance and planned a trip to the South of France. [Read more…]
This is sort of the blog version of a #latergram, a blogator? Sounds swampy… Anyhoo, during my little getaway to Amsterdam with my friend Ben near the end of last year, we did a day trip out to the countryside of Zaanse Schans aka windmill-ville. [Read more…]
Before flying South for the Summer I had to squeeze in one final adventure, the canal-clogged capital of the Netherlands: Amsterdam.
Why Amsterdam? Well I was flying KLM which naturally takes travelers via Amsterdam so I thought it would be fun to experience a little more of the city than the airport’s Starbucks… [Read more…]
Greetings from the bottom bit of Ah-fricaa! I’ve been catching up on tons of work since coming home to Cape Town so the upcoming travel posts from September are pretty delayed… I’m already itching to travel again but also looking forward to a Cape Town Summer and working on making some serious cash dolla to fund next year’s adventures! Towards the end of my UK stay I decided to make the approx 2 hour bus trip to the ancient Roman town of Bath to spend a couple of days exploring. [Read more…]