Last year I did something I had always dreamed of doing, volunteering with wildlife in South Africa. I stayed for two weeks on a game reserve and helped out with a range activities each day. After many backpacking adventures, volunteering abroad was a whole new experience. Instead of worrying about what I wanted to do […]
My brother and his wife have had a life-long love affair with the wildlife and habitats of southern Africa. So much so that after several trips themselves they began taking small groups on safaris. Here are just a sampling of some of the fantastic photographs he’s taken from various trips. They take us, not to […]
Table Mountain is a flat-topped mountain, and an iconic landmark in Cape Town.
An hour after setting off up a mountain at warp speed our hike came to an end with me half sighing-half saying: “honey, I’m tired” as I flopped down on a rock and started stuffing Pringles in my face, and without missing a beat, him replying: “honey, this was your idea.”
Durban is the ultimate destination for beach going travelers. Located on the east coast of Southern Africa and forming one of the biggest ports in Africa itself, it’s no wonder this city is at the forefront of trade and tourism. More affectionately known as The Kingdom of the Zulu, this city is world renowned for […]