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30 reasons why South Africa’s Wild Coast is the best place in the world to be a backpacker

The Wild Coast is like no other destination in South Africa. Far from the chaos of the cities, it’s a place where backpackers mingle with Xhosa villagers, devoted surfers and new-age hippies far away from the rest of the world. You’ll know you’ve reached the Wild Coast when the highway gives-way to a rough dirt track, and you begin to see more roaming livestock than cars on the road. Psychedelic green hills, crested with quintessential mud rondavels dominate the scenery then part to reveal a vast and endless coastline framed beneath a staggering sky. read more

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The Do’s and Don’ts of packing for India: What you really need to know!

Packing for India can be daunting especially if it’s your first visit. Before our first big Indian adventure, I spent days sifting through online packing-lists, one telling you to bring almost nothing, the next listing everything under the sun. So what do you ACTUALLY need when packing for India?