the lazy girls’ guide to exploring south africa’s western cape: part 1

If you’re curious why we’ve taken so long to start writing about our #LTsouthafrica trip, we have two very legitimate excuses: 1. Our lives have been a bit topsy turvy the past few weeks… read: very, very busy. 2. More importantly, every time we think back on our week in South Africa, we get such a strong pang of nostalgia that it physically HURTS us not to be there. It was, for so many reasons, an absolutely unforgettable trip, and starting today (finally!), we’ve made a pact to push past all those wanderlusty twinges of nostalgia and start to share our stories. We can’t think of a more perfect place to start our story-telling than…

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#LTsouthafrica: we’re going to africa & you’re invited!

If you’ve been reading LT from its earliest days, then you may already know this… but visiting South Africa has been at the top of our list for-basically-ever. To be perfectly honest, though? Actually booking a trip felt overwhelming. How do you know that you’re doing such an expansive, incredible country justice?! Finally, we pushed our laziness aside. Sort of. In just under four weeks, along with our friend Mrs. O, we’ll be jetting off to Cape Town. We’ve partnered with Hands Up Holidays, who arranges luxury voluntourism in regions all over the world. That’s right, instead of putting this amazing itinerary together ourselves, we found someone to do the planning for us. See, we’re…

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