Best Hotels In Cape Town: Luxury in the Mother City

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The Best Hotels in Cape Town

Looking for the best hotels in Cape Town? Here are some of the best of the best in one of our favorite cities in the world. After all, in a city with hundreds of places to stay there has to be somewhere that’s perfect to take in the views of Table Mountain for everyone. Finding the perfect luxury hotel could be a struggle, but after visiting all of the hotels below we can safely say we know which are the best of the best. We’re also not influenced by marketing budgets like CNtraveler or Forbes, hence the reason our top … Read More

A Year of Traveling the World: 19 Countries in Five Minutes

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one-year-travel-video

We just crossed our first year of travel off the list. We traveled to 19 countries, took 37 buses, 17 flights, 11 trains, 8 ferries, 6 rental cars, saw 78 cities, and slept in 98 beds. So, to celebrate, we took a selection of our favorite clips from our around the world. Safe travels everyone! This is really just scratching the surface of our travels after 365 days of bouncing around the world. Countries visited in order: Latvia Lithuania Poland Cyprus Turkey Italy Morocco Slovenia Serbia Macedonia Albania Montenegro Croatia Greece The Seychelles South Africa Swaziland Mozambique Lesotho Stay tuned! … Read More

15 Movies About Africa to See Before Visiting the Continent

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Movies about Africa

The World Pursuit is headed to Africa this July, and we can not be more excited for this years travel plans. Why else would be making a list of the best films about the African continent? It’s going to be our first journey through this region of the world. We spent six weeks in Morocco earlier this year, however traveling to Southern and East Africa will be a first for us. Besides the never-ending planning that goes into preparing an 8 month (or longer) trip through Africa, we have been brushing up on all the movies about Africa and books … Read More

When Traveling Isn’t Narcissistic

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Narcissim and traveling

I read a blog post not that long ago about the narcissism of traveling and the next extension of that, travel blogging. The idea was that those who travel these days are inherently narcissistic, and are becoming increasingly passé about the world at large. That certainly cannot be us or any other travelers we know, right? What in our minds distinguishes us from “those” other travel blogs? Nothing. It is okay that someone had a similar experience before, or that they have their own blog post on that city, town, region, or beach for that matter. If you don’t like … Read More

Our Top Travel Mistakes and What You Can Learn From Them

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Our Top Travel Mistakes

We aren’t perfect, and are bound to make some mistakes, big or small while traveling. The most important thing is that you learn from those mistakes and know how to avoid the same situation again.  No matter how pretty some of our Instagram photos may look or how seamless our travels may seem, let it be known that there have been many mistakes made along the way.  We research to avoid mistakes and hassles as much as possible, but sometimes the information isn’t there, we become careless, or we were dumb.  Here are some of our top travel mistakes and … Read More

The Best Travel Movies To Inspire Wanderlust

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The Best Travel Movies of all time

What’s the best travel movies to ignite your wanderlust? We’re big time cinefiles and have a love for all varieties of films. We love watching movies and escaping into another world. It’s one of the first things we do when getting ready before we travel to a new destination. Not only that when we were living in New York City and needed to escape from the craziness of the city we found ourselves dreaming of traveling while watching a few of these films. Want to know what we think the greatest films to get your wanderlust on? Here they are … Read More