This is a guest post from our resident marine biologist Sam Reynolds I live in a country that many would see as paradise. As a marine biologist managing a reef restoration programme I spend the vast majority of my time in the ocean. For me this is perfect, the ocean is my happy place, the place that I feel most at home, that takes away … Continue reading Plastic in Paradise
I always admired people who go “all the way”, they have a project, they go for it and make it happen. So I decided to do a little series on the people who have taken their ideas, nurtured it, worked on it and made it a reality. First up in my “Salty entrepreneurs” series is Stien Boodts, founder of bikini and swimwear online shop SeaFoam. -Tell … Continue reading Salty Entrepreneurs : Meet Stien from Seafoam
If it had been possible I would have never left. Stoked Backpackers is the right choice if you want beautiful views, a polite and dedicated staff, amazing food and a reasonable price. Located right in the heart of Muizenberg, Stoked backpackers offers a unique chance to stay right off the beach with many local surf shops, restaurant and cafes right on your doorstep. The days spent at Stoked Backpackers … Continue reading Where to stay in Cape Town: Stoked Backpackers
As I spend quite a bit of time in water, I am a little bit obsessed with bikinis. The british weather does not let me expose skin too often, but still, I have developed quite a collection. Being the instagram fan that I am, I find most of my clothing through the platform and I combined my favourite accounts for you. GlideSoul – @Glidesoul Yes, … Continue reading 7 bikini brands to check out
Using straws Although pretty straws seems to fill Pinterest in some sort of Martha Stewart dream drink like world, plastic straws are actually lethal. Here are some scary facts: -We use 500,000,000 straws EVERYDAY! Just because we are to lazy to reach for the actual glass -Straws are amongst the top 10 of marine debris -Straws are made of polypropylene, which is one of the … Continue reading 3 everyday actions hurting the ocean
I am not really good at blogs. I start them and then I stop. A bit like most people really. I would like to tell my stories. I am lucky enough to have a pretty good life and I would like to remind myself that by publishing it. Sea. Being by the sea is my favourite thing. Sand. Way nicer than rocks. Fins. I cannot dive … Continue reading Sea Sand And Fins.