Do you have any New Year's resolutions relating to travel? Here are a few you might want to consider.
If you celebrate Christmas, it can be tough to spend the holidays abroad. Here's how to make it better!
Traveling can be great, but our ability to travel easily depends on the privilege we have - so it's not accessible to everyone.
Nobody wants to sit in a bus for fourteen hours with intense muscle aches, nor is it fun to sit in the same position in an airplane while your back cramps up. As someone who has suffered from chronic pain in the past, here’s how I manage to travel regardless.
Want to support LGBT communities while you travel? Here are a few useful tips.
Here are a few ways cisgender privilege shows up while traveling.
I don’t recommend voluntourism. But if you’re set on visiting our continent to volunteer, please ask yourself these four questions before planning your trip.
South Africa is often misrepresented in mainstream media. Here are a few myths many foreigners get wrong.
While I’ve tried counseling, support groups and meditation, travel has proved itself to be an unexpected and potent form of therapy. Here are some reasons why.
Being aware of privilege is important to understand and tackle inequality and oppression. Here are just a few privileges straight people can count on while traveling.
It can be really difficult to know how to support someone’s mental health when you’re traveling with them. Many mentally ill people cope with traveling really well, but being prepared means that you can support them in the worst-case scenario.
If you’re an American exchange student coming to study in South Africa, here are a few tips to remember before you arrive.
"Though I absolutely loved my experience, there was a lot that I didn’t know about the process before I embarked on my journey."...
Anxiety can be incredibly debilitating and it can hold you back from enjoying many things - including travel. Here are a few tips and tricks for dealing with social anxiety while traveling.
"Since it’s difficult to pinpoint the culture and norms around sexual orientation and heterosexism in a place where we’ve never been before, the threat of violence can often loom over our head."...