As one of South Africa’s foremost travel influencers, Meruschka, aka @Mzansigirl, has built her personal brand on sharing her love of South African travel. Her mission is to inspire locals to travel South Africa and to challenge misconceptions about African travel.
Meruschka is a cultural traveller with a passion for independent travel, heritage, festivals and, most especially, her city, Johannesburg. She has over 10 years’ experience in the tourism industry, including working with local tourism SMEs as a project manager for Fair Trade Tourism and implementing tourism policy at the dti.
These days she works with travel and lifestyle brands, inspiring people with her adventures.