4 Useful Apps For Travel Enthusiasts
Jul29

4 Useful Apps For Travel Enthusiasts

By: Katchie Nzama As an avid traveller, I have come to learn that technology is your friend in helping making your travels a lot less stressful. I have a few appsthat I always use when traveling. These apps assist me in finding accommodation, making friends to hang-out with, and knowing where to go and what to do in places I visit. Mapp Africa I learned of Mapp Africa while backpacking Cape to Cairo. Mapp Africa promotes Africa to...

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Female Genital Mutilation
Mar31

Female Genital Mutilation

By: Katchie Nzama I have learned of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) more in detail during my travels. I had never paid much attention to it until I learned that FGM is also practiced by the Venda people of South Africa. My people and I never knew this. I have never met anyone who has had it done or anyone who knows anyone who has had it done. I do plan to talk to my grandmother when I get home and hopefully she will shed more light on...

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Book Review | Against All Odds
Mar18

Book Review | Against All Odds

By: Katchie Nzama This is a book of a Welsh young man who accidentally killed his father and his loving mother never held it against him. His life working in foreign countries and his wanderlust that I don’t think he ever got to cherish. Andy Lang travelled all over the world working as a contractor for various companies in the oil industry. When I read about his adventure in south Africa, I was proud of the reception he...

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The Zambian Chizela
Feb17

The Zambian Chizela

By: Katchie Nzama Greetings from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania As I am traveling I am learning a lot of things about the different African cultures. How we are all so amazingly different. I spent some time in Zambia and learnt something very interesting, I can be very inquisitive to a point where I can make an introvert a very uncomfortable. I was raised to be open about sex. We talk about it openly and nothing is off bounds. During my time...

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5 South African Bloggers To Watch In 2015
Jan26

5 South African Bloggers To Watch In 2015

By: Sandy Nene Last year I gave you a list of 5 South African bloggers you should watch in 2014, this year I decided to look at some bloggers that I think are going to make me proud this year. Going through my Twitter feed, looking how fast their numbers are growing and the interaction they receive from their readers and looking at the quality of their work – I am pretty certain these South African bloggers are going to be reaching...

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