A Backpacker’s Guide to Mzoli’s Meat in Cape Town

On the outskirts of Cape Town is the meatiest, beat banging braai in all of South Africa! It’s called Mzoli’s and this is how to experience it proper.

Walking Across Spain (El Camino de Santiago): Week 4

After 32 long days, we finally complete the St. Francis route of our 799 km walk across Spain!

I was more than ready for it to be over.

Walking Across Spain (El Camino de Santiago): Week 3

Week 3 of El Camino de Santiago. This is where I begin to hate the camino and consider it to be more of a chore than an actual “life-changing experience”.

Walking Across Spain (El Camino de Santiago): Week 2

El Camino de Santiago Week 2 involves lots of cheap Spanish red wine, pretending to know how to cook, early morning solo strides, and walking for what feels like FOREVER!

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Walking Across Spain (El Camino de Santiago): Week 1

I set off on a pilgrimage–walking 800 kilometers across Spain over 31 days starting from the French border. It’s called ‘El Camino de Santiago’ and thousands of people of all ages and nationalities attempt this feat every year!