February 2013

The Ultimate Men’s Packing List

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My secret to traveling so light is that I don’t pack a lot, but I pack densely. Another secret is being a man, which exempts me from societal pressures that make most women bring a whole bunch of shit they don’t need.

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Should You Visit Coffee Bay?

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If you’re on the fence about traveling to Coffee Bay, whether for the same or different reasons than I was, continue reading to see how I enjoyed my stay at The Coffee Shack.

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South Africa’s Wild Coast

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The Wild Coast experience is more than simply befitting of the continent on which the coast sits: It’s a world unlike any I’ve ever seen.

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Dune Beaches in Chintsa, South Africa

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Today’s photo essay draws attention to the subtle, yet sublime beauty that characterizes Chintsa, a particularly beautiful stretch of South African seashore.

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Four Awesome South Africa Hostels

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Hostels in South Africa are among the best I’ve encountered anywhere in the world – here are four of my favorites!

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Happy Birthday to Me!

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Apply these birthday travel tips, no matter where your next “big day” takes you, the reasons for the trip or the goals you hope to accomplish by taking it.

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African Adventure in Storms River

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With a bevy of adventure travel options at your disposal, you will never be bored when you travel to Storms River– even if you aren’t as easily amused by flowers, sunsets and gently-flowing streams as I am.

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Backpacking South Africa with Baz Bus

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f you’re backpacking in South Africa and don’t want to worry about money, safety or driving on the left side of the road, the Baz Bus is a great option for getting from point A to point B – and all the points in-between.

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