Romantic Cape Town

Cape Town is a city for people in love. It may not the first international city you think of when you think romance but maybe that should change. “The Mother City” has so much to offer in the form of spectacular scenery, incredible hotels, remarkable restaurants, and romantic activities – such as sunset strolls on…

REAL ID: Is Your ID Cleared to Fly?

There has been a lot of talk in the news about the REAL ID and what it means for travel. You may have even heard that your current driver’s license may not get you through airport security in the very near future and this could leave you standing at the airport while your plane leaves without…

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….