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Rediscover your journeys and find gems in the bin!

Rediscover your journeys and find gems in the bin!

Traveling and taking pictures simultaneously can be quite a struggle. Often, we are sucked into the travel-routine and forget to see all the magic around us. Sometimes we even can’t see it, when we captured it with our camera. Rediscovering old journeys can help to stay motivated and also find some gems in the bin. ...
The Art of Saying „No“

The Art of Saying „No“

I believe that traveling needs to be hard sometimes. Another culture is like a different language: We need to interpret what others want to tell us and we need to learn the rules to apply them. How do I say “No” to food, for example? ...
Reverse Culture Shock: A Reflection

Reverse Culture Shock: A Reflection

Much has been written about the initial shocks and adjustments that comes with life in a different country.  The bigger the difference from your home country – the bigger the… ...
When the fire Approaches

When the fire Approaches

The beginning of the year is a usually a very dry and hot season in the Western Cape. It is also a season of wildfires, which can rage for days,… ...
The Biggest Weakness is Acting too Strong

The Biggest Weakness is Acting too Strong

I have been abroad for a while now.. Trying to push my limits a little further, I became quite confident in assuming that everything will be okay. The world has not let me down yet. But sometimes, I make my life harder than it needs to be. ...