Eva Melusine Thieme

7 Flips | 2 Magazines | @SineThieme | Travel writer, expat, mother of four teenagers; enough writing material for a lifetime!

Whales, Khoi-San, and Chardonnay: Getaway to South Africa’s Wild Coast (Part Two)

Part One of the story of our Wild Coast Meander brought us all the way to Wavecrest Beach on the evening of our second leg, with my husband staring …

Swimming Pools

Eiffel Tower, Pigeon Poop, and Picasso

Europe by Rail | Travel with Kids

We were off on our big Europe by rail adventure. We hadn’t even made it to the check-in counter in Nashville, as far from Europe as you can be, and …

Sun, Wind, and Cows on Beaches: An Unforgettable Hike along South Africa’s Wild Coast (Part One)

When we – reluctantly – left Johannesburg in early 2013, I knew we had made the most of our three years in Africa. We had seen the continent up and …

Self-Pity