Fun Facts About Africa’s Big Five

The term “Big Five” originally referred to the difficulty in hunting the lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and African buffalo. These five large African mammal species were known to be the most dangerous and it was considered a feat by trophy hunters to bring them home. Today, however, the expression takes on a much gentler form,…

UNESCO World Heritage Sites of South Africa

South Africa, known as the Rainbow Nation, offer a variety of cultural, natural and historical experiences. Amongst other amazing activities South Africa boasts a total of ten UNESCO World Heritage sites. There are currently five Cultural sites, four Natural sites and one Mixed site. The five Cultural locations are: 1.Fossils Hominid Sites of South Africa–…

7 Movies to Inspire Your Wanderlust

Sometimes life gets in the way of being able to travel as much as you’d like. For those times, I like to escape through one of my other favorite past times, going to the movies! Below is a partial list of some of my favorite travel-inspired films to help you get through being grounded.

Must See Colombia – Four Places Not To Be Missed

Colombia is a country with a variety of landscapes and personalities.  The Andes Mountains are the most popular and most populated region with a collection of historical sites, nature lovers’ spots and vibrant urban centers. Here are four must-see places in Colombia that just can’t be overlooked.

7 Impressive Sights of Qatar

The small Middle Eastern country of Qatar has a lot to offer from historic religious sites, Islamic art & culture, and the rapidly expanding modern skyline in the capital of Doha. These are just a few of my favorite highlights from my first trip to this breathtaking Persian peninsula.