Cape Saint Francis.

Cape Saint Francis.

Helloooo beautiful people!

I thought I’d do a little travel post today. 

When it comes to picking where to live, or where to vacation, I would much rather be in a place that is by the sea. I feel like I subconsciously start to slip into a state of mental disarray when I’m away from the ocean for too long. There’s no denying the restorative power of ocean air, and the calm the sight of the sea alone, brings. 

We spent some time down in Cape St Francis during the December/January holidays. It’s not too far out from Port Elizabeth (about an hour and a half’s worth of driving, away). 

Cape St Francis is a lovely little place I’d describe as the more rugged version of St Francis Bay. A quick Google search will tell you that it’s a seaside village famous for its waves. I’m no surfer but judging by the number of people that were out in the water on their boards whenever we’re there, I’m thinking the place definitely lives up to its reputation.

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The National Arts Festival 2019.

The National Arts Festival 2019.

Today marks exactly one week since the end of the National Arts Festival 2019, hosted in the lovely Grahamstown (Makhanda). The National Arts Festival is an event I eagerly await all year round till the June/July period arrives. It’s a (really, really) good excuse to head out for a road-trip, and more importantly, to come together with other festival-goers young and old, local and foreign, to celebrate the arts. Continue reading “The National Arts Festival 2019.”

My First #ECMeetup experience.

My First #ECMeetup experience.

Helloooo beautiful people!

Hope that the week has been treating you well and that the cold weather isn’t getting you down.

Last week I had the absolute pleasure of attending the #ECMeetup for the first time ever, an annual event for bloggers and influencers around the Eastern Cape here in South Africa, to connect and learn more about blogging and social media. The networking event is founded and run by bloggers Eleanor Douglas-Meyers and Luchae Williams, who saw a need for more opportunities for bloggers and brands to connect and have events, in the Eastern Cape. Continue reading “My First #ECMeetup experience.”