• Africa
  • Egypt GoPro Video

    This will be a quick post. We just wanted to share out newest video showing our time at the Pyramids in Egypt! This was a really cool part of our around the world tour and one that I will remember forever. Brit did most of the work on this video. Let us know what you […]

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  • Mauritius: It’s Worth the Hype

    Sometimes, especially after almost a year of traveling, places can start to blend together, no matter gorgeous they are (yes, I’ve written about this before). It takes a lot for something to really stand out – whether it’s in a good or bad way. I sort of expected Mauritius to be the same story, despite hearing […]

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  • Cape Town Expenses

    We’d heard that Cape Town was a very affordable destination, but we didn’t realize the extent of its affordability until we actually got there. And man, for the quality, this place is cheap! Even “fine dining” restaurants are extremely reasonably priced. Here is what we spent during our month (28 nights) in Cape Town. Prices […]

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  • TravelBeet Monthly Recap: April 2017

    From east Africa to west South America, we had a lot going on in April! Here are some highlights and fun stories about our past month. Destinations Mauritius: March 25th-April 6th Johannesburg, South Africa: April 6th-7th Buenos Aires, Argentina: April 7th-8th Santiago, Chile: April 8th-16th Mendoza, Argentina: April 16th-19th Buenos Aires, Argentina: April 19th-25th Puerto Iguazu […]

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  • Cape Town Highlights

    Spending a month in Cape Town was exactly what we needed in so many ways. Not only did we get to catch up on the blog, catch our breath, and feel a little more like “normal,” grounded humans, we also got to explore some of the best things Cape Town (and the surrounding area) has […]

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  • Uganda Photo Essay

    It’s really hard to describe the feelings you get when traveling through Uganda. My mom did a great job of eloquently writing about her experience. Since I’m not as great with words, I’ll share our experience through pictures. Note: these are of varying quality, since they were taken on different devices (phones and cameras). Hope you enjoyed! If […]

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  • What to Wear in Egypt

    Heading to Egypt, but not sure what to wear? Want to be culturally sensitive, but comfortable? I had the same sentiments before heading to Egypt. Here’s what I wore in Cairo, which I think would work for pretty much all seasons. Basic Guidelines In general, if you pack will the following guidelines in mind, you’ll be […]

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  • TravelBeet Monthly Recap: February 2017

    February was all about Africa, a continent that’s quickly becoming one of our favorites. What made it even better was that Brittany’s parents came to visit – her mom stayed for almost the entire month, and her dad came for Uganda and Zambia/Zimbabwe. Our journey: Cape Town –> Uganda –> Zambia –> Kruger –> Cape […]

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  • Abundance in Africa

    This post was written by my mom, Janice, about her month in Africa with Pete and me. The past month has been exhilarating and enlightening!  Add enchanting, engaging, exceptional, entertaining – for which we are extremely grateful :).  Just before the TravelBeet.com site was up and running and Brittany and Peter set off for the RTWA (‘Round The World Adventure’), my husband Craig and […]