Sian Ferguson

Sian Ferguson is a freelance writer based in Grahamstown, South Africa. Her work has appeared in Everyday Feminism, Ravishly, Greatist and more. She's interested in social justice, cats and traveling through South Africa's small towns. Catch her on Twitter @sianfergs.

How to plan an ethical voluntourism trip

4 New Year’s resolutions every traveler should make for 2017

Spending Christmas abroad can be lonely. Here’s how to make it better.

Let’s stop pretending that travel is accessible to everyone.

I travel while dealing with chronic pain. Here’s how I make it work.

4 ways cisgender privilege shows up while traveling

7 ways travelers can support LGBT communities

Dear volunteers in Africa: please don’t come help until you’ve asked yourself these four questions

4 Myths about Post-Apartheid South Africa that Most Foreigners Get Wrong

How travel helped me deal with mental health issues

3 ways you have straight privilege while traveling

How to support a travel partner who has a mental illness

To American exchange students: Please don’t come to South Africa until you’ve understood these 5 things.

How to travel when you suffer from social anxiety

4 things I learned as a queer traveler

I traveled overseas to be an egg donor. Here’s what I learned.

4 privileges Western travelers have over everyone else

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