Matt Sterne

Matt is a freelance writer from Cape Town, South Africa. He has worked in an ice cream factory in Norway, a camel safari in India and a pub crawl in Amsterdam. He has been a door-to-door salesman in Australia, a club bouncer in America and a kayak sea guide in Greece. His family says he lacks direction but he knows exactly where he is going. Everywhere.

Kumbh Mela: What I found in the waters of the Ganges

What happens when “off the beaten track” isn’t where you really want to be?

These are the love lessons you learn in the desert

That moment when every amazing place seems the same