THIS IS A REPOST FROM NICIATRAVELS.COM CHRISTMAS IN ZANZIBAR Who else can say they spent their Christmas swimming in the Indian Ocean? I mean, seriously, that’s exactly what I did! In my last post, I prepared you all on how to plan a trip to Africa, but this post will tell you everything I did […]
MEETING THE WISE HIMBA WOMEN OF NAMIBIA written by Tiffanie A. When traveling throughout Africa and exploring a new country, city or community I often wonder will the women of the community accept me. This may sound a bit strange to some but in a quest to grow closer to my original lineage, I appreciate […]
Chale Wote Festival
Have you ever experienced love at first sight? This is exactly what I felt during my first physical visit to South Africa. Upon landing at Cape Town International Airport I stared out of the window at this place called Mama Africa.
As I approach the customs agent in Cape Town International Airport he greets me with a warm ‘Unjani Sisi’. I smile awkwardly and hand him my American passport. He asks me why did I decide to travel to South Africa. I want to tell him that each experience in my life has led me to this very moment.