As I mentioned in a previous post, I went to South Africa in February 2016. This was the first time that I went to a country that was predominantly black. However, there was an energy that I could feel as soon as I hit the streets of Johannesburg, and that was the feeling that apartheid … More The Real Deal About Racism in South Africa
Whenever I try to encourage people to visit Africa, most of them look at me like I’m crazy, and I kind of understand. The mainstream media has created a negative image of the continent, which makes people not even think about going there. After talking to people from the continent and visiting South Africa, I … More Misconceptions of Africa
Preparing for a trip is an exciting time for me. Being able to visit a place on my bucket list and getting time off from work is something I always look forward to. I also enjoy hearing from people who wish me safe travels, but there are a lot of things that I hate hearing people … More Things I Hate Hearing When I’m About to Travel
Traveling to different parts of the world is an experience that wouldn’t trade for the world. To be able to experience different cultures is something that I will treasure for the rest of my life, but if I had a time machine, I would skip over all of the b.s. at the airport and just … More Can We Just Skip the Airport?
Last February, I went to South Africa with my brother and my cousin and it was easily one of the best trips I’ve ever been on. I would definitely visit again because there’s so much to do that you won’t be able to everything you want to do in one week. Here is a … More Things to Do in South Africa
While traveling the world is something that looked cool from afar, it hasn’t always been something that I thought I could or would do. As a kid, I’ve visited England and Canada because I have family in those places, but visiting places like Paris or Rome were an afterthought to me. It wasn’t until the … More How I became interested in travel