Who is Stingy Nomads? Campbell and Alya, a South African/Russian travel couple met in a dormitory while surfing in the Philippines. They have been travelling and photographing the world together since that day four years ago, recently getting married in South Africa! Campbell Louw is South African and used to work as a research scientist with a PhD in biotechnology. Alya Akhmetgareeva is Russian and worked as a linguist teaching English, Russian and Spanish, she has a Master’s degree in Linguistics. They make their way on a super budget doing a lot of camping, trying to dive and hike the world’s best. The current mission is to explore their home countries and show the world Russia and South Africa. Stingy Nomads is a blog about their nomadic adventures.