After our overnight stay at the Mbolompo Home stay, we began the next day with a tour by Roger Galloway, who is coordinating the building of home stays in the of the rural village of Zithulele; located in the Eastern … Continue reading →
For our second weekend we traveled to Mbolompo, on the Southern Wild Coast, for a cultural experience in a traditional Xhosa village with a Xhosa family. We spent our first night at the Mbolompo Home Stay. The homestead belongs to … Continue reading →
As Volunteer Interns, we worked in two different projects: African Angels Independent School in Chintsa Gwegwesha Day Care Center in Mzwini African Angels is a non-profit organization based in Chintsa in the Eastern Cape of South Africa that provides quality … Continue reading →
On our first full day (October 06, 2013) in Chintsa, Denver took us to tour the Chintsa Village. We parked at the Cintsa Green Space Building Project, where Volunteer Africa 32 South is in the process of building a Cultural … Continue reading →
Our tour in Chintsa was guided through African Heartland Journey, which was founded in 2001 by Sean Price and Michael Denison. Sean and Mike’s enthusiasm and passion for South Africa’s environment, especially the rugged and remote coastline of the Wild Coast, … Continue reading →
We were fortunate to live in a home with the most beautiful beachfront view you’ve ever wanted to see! From our deck, we enjoyed activities on the beach. We enjoyed the deck and view ourselves (day and night)!! And used … Continue reading →
We arrived at our third destination, Chintsa (formerly known as Cintsa) on October 05 2013.
Chintsa is a village in the Wild Coast region of the Eastern Cape province. It is situated 38 km north-east from East London, at the mouth of the Cintsa river. The village is in Xhosa country. It has a laid-back atmosphere with low-cost accommodation and unspoiled white sand beaches, backed by forested dunes, lagoons and rivers.