I am one of eight students participating in this Sustainability and Community program, which involves various trips and field work that challenge us to apply our preexisting and newly gained knowledge from our time here. One of these trips included an afternoon at Spier Winery on Thursday. Our trip ended with a lovely picnic on the … Continue reading Picnicking at Spier Winery
After a nasty stomach virus overcame our whole group and we lost the wifi in the village for a few days, I’m finally able to give an update on my first few adventures in South Africa. Only twenty minutes after my arrival at the guesthouse in Lynedoch Sunday afternoon, we left to get our first tour of … Continue reading First Glimpse of Stellenbosch
I'm about to leave the country for the very first time tomorrow morning as I embark on my (very long) journey to South Africa where I'll spend the next five months studying in the city of Stellenbosch. I'm participating in a Sustainability and Community program and will begin my semester at the Lynedoch ecovillage just … Continue reading Here I go!