South Africa Blog Posts

A view from the top of Table Mountain

By | July 19th, 2011|Categories: Photographic Inspiration, South Africa, Travel|Tags: , , , , |

In 2005 when I landed in Cape Town, despite having strained ankle ligaments I decided that Table Mountain would be a good idea. It wasnt the longest climb i've ever taken on, but it was [...]

SOUTH AFRICA – The Garden Route

By | July 11th, 2011|Categories: South Africa, Travel, Travel Diary|Tags: , , , |

Once my volunteer project was over and people started heading home i decided I didn’t want to. Instead I changed my flight and booked myself on the Baz Bus to Jefferys Bay along with 4 [...]

South Africa – Volunteer football coaching

By | July 1st, 2011|Categories: South Africa, Travel, Travel Diary, Volunteering|Tags: , , , , |

21 and having never left my parents home for any length of time, I knew something wasn’t right.  The buzz of turning 18 and being able to go out drinking all weekend had flittered away, [...]

Volunteering – is it worth the money?

By | June 1st, 2011|Categories: India, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Travel, Volunteering|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Volunteering can be quite expensive, it looks great on your CV and promises to get you as close to living in a local community as possible, but prices can sometimes reach into the thousand’s, add [...]