South Africa vs. U.S. Prices (or Stretching the Nonprofit Salary)

South Africa is pretty cheap for Americans right now. Since the last time I was in South Africa in early 2012 the Rand has taken a pretty big tumble. Back then a U.S. Dollar was worth about 8 Rand (ZAR). Right now, the Rand is at 12.7 to the dollar – an almost 60% decrease in … More South Africa vs. U.S. Prices (or Stretching the Nonprofit Salary)

Our Visit to the Local American Diner (USA! USA! USA!)

An American (Diner) in Parisretoria Naama and I had the pleasure of visiting the local American pub/diner in Pretoria last weekend, Mustang Sally’s. It’s always great to get a glimpse into how other places view America and if Mustang Sally’s is any indication South Africans think we are awesome – some combination of party animals, … More Our Visit to the Local American Diner (USA! USA! USA!)