The Gorillas of Africa

Baby-Mountain-Gorilla

 The Experience Trekking through a dense forest of bamboo, sometimes for hours, seems daunting and maybe even a little crazy but the moment you catch your first glimpse of one of 900 remaining Silverback Gorillas in the world everything else just disappears. It will leave you in a rare moment of complete and utter “awe”….

Travel Tips for an Amazing African Safari Experience

Explorer Girl with Camouflage Hat and Binoculars

Packing & What to Wear Layering is the key on your African safari adventure. Early mornings game drives can often get pretty chilly so you may need a fleece or warm jacket, even in the warmer months. Underneath, I would recommend a breathable cotton long sleeve shirt. The long sleeves act as additional protection from the…

What to experience in the Philippines

Philippines is a Southeast Asian country in the Western Pacific, home to so many beautiful pristine beaches, both well-known and yet to be discovered. It is a dream country to visit if you are person who appreciates wildlife, beautiful landscapes and unspoiled beaches. I’ve visited some of the most popular beaches in Asia and Mexico,…

Can your next vacation help conserve endangered species?

5 African Properties with Notable Conservation Initiatives In an age where social media creates an unparalleled hyper-awareness of the world around us, it has become impossible to ignore the effects that we are having on the planet that we call home. Many of us strive to reduce our carbon footprint in our day-to-day lives, but…

How to Successfully Survive a Long-Haul Flight

You may be a professional, frequent flier of long-haul flights, but for those of you that aren’t, here are a few tricks on how to stay sane after an extremely long flight! Comfort This is the number one trick to a successful, long-haul flight! Getting comfortable isn’t hard, but staying that way is the challenge….

The South African Winelands

If you think about wine, what comes to your mind? The sweet fruity fresh red grape from Napa? That dry smooth flowery wine from the romantic region of Tuscany? Or maybe that oaky, sophisticated French wine that you wish to pair with a sumptuous medium rare steak or strong cheese? If you think about wine,…

How to Prepare for Your Trip to the Indian Ocean Islands

Laying on a sandy beach and looking out at beautifully clear blue water is many people’s idea of perfect serenity. You can experience that serenity for yourself by visiting the Indian Ocean Islands for your next vacation. Choose the right time and travel agency, and don’t forget to make a schedule that works out for…

Dive Off the Coast of Cape Town

When you get the opportunity to feast your eyes on the beautiful South African water of Cape Town, it will be difficult to resist diving right in. The good news is that you don’t need to hold back, and there are plenty of diving spots with all kinds of beautiful sights and animal life to…