About Us

Veda is a South African born Portuguese, living in Bloemfontein. She’s a final year BCom Law student. She’s always had an affinity towards different cultures of the world and, like many, enjoys sight-seeing and going on adventures.

Masha is originally from Belarus and moved to Bloemfontein in 2007. She is fluent in Russian, French, and English and is currently taking on Greek, and she is co-owner of Arista Guesthouse.

Arista Guesthouse Blog | A Traveller’s Friend provides local and foreign travellers with a monthly to-do list in Bloemfontein.  We’ll also share our personal experiences and recommendations (the so-called “flavour of the month”).

Enjoy the read!


A Traveller’s Friend