This sturdy, serviceable, sustainable, sensational travel tote is among our most popular featured items. Made from upcycled plastic bottles, the Journey through Africa tote bag has an incredible story built inside. Imagine a group of women Waste Pickers in Phalaborwa at the epicenter of South Africa?s largest open-pit mine. They get up every day to collect trash near the mine. They choose to create a better life for themselves, for their families, their communities – and all of us – by transforming trash into this travel treasure. Hundreds of people are involved in the sustainable manifestation of this incredible product. The go-anywhere tote also features a matching accessory pouch.