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The parallels between a coastal Brazilian city like Sao Paulo’s Guaruja and Luanda are almost endless. Both cities are beautiful and rich with cultural influences of the old Portuguese colonization, but as a foreigner, you would always need to keep your wits about you and your head on a swivel. Unlike Maputo, Luanda draws more […]


zambia trip 2019

One of the great benefits of travelling with an “open mind”, is that you never know where your next micro adventure may await. Nic recently travelled to Zambia, and in the melee of action in Lusaka airport, the following short story unfolded. Here’s the story in his own words. As I had suspected, the hotel […]

About the Country Namibia

namibian sunset

You don’t get a place quite like Namibia in this world. A massive expanse of space of varying degres’s of desert and arid areas. A country with barely as many people as Durban but a people that are as diverse as South Africa. Germans, Afrikaners, Himba’s Herreros, Dhamaras, Nama’s and various other groups all call […]

Botswana, The Darling of Economists

botswana october 2019

Botswana, the darling of economists, the Africa success story. In a continent of seemingly in surmountable political and economic despair, Botswana has consistently shone above the rest of its peers as a stable, well managed economy, taking advantage of its natural resources to build its nation. Still a rugged terrain nation, with a large allure […]

Nigerian Lunch

On Friday the 2nd of August, the team were treated to an authentic Nigerian experience whilst in the centre of Durban, compliments of the Nigerian Team. Not only did we take a tasting trip but were immersed into the culture & music one could expect while roaming the streets of Lagos. Our knowledge was tested with […]

Mandela Day 2019

“There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time & energy to helping others without expecting anything in return.” – Nelson Mandela On the 18th of July, the world celebrated an icon, a man of greatness & wisdom, a father to the nation. Here at Big Eye Branding HQ, we took the […]