Published July 22nd, 2014 by

Where? No one I knew had ever been there, and I learned everything I knew about Montenegro from Casino Royale. Most people I talked to didn’t even really know where it…

Read More Why Montenegro…Why Not?

Published July 12th, 2014 by

In my imagination, Istanbul was completely different from every other experience in my life and travel. I imagined a mix of Asian, European, and Arabic culture combined with exotic foods and…

Read More Not Constantinople

Published July 2nd, 2014 by

My Serengeti adventure starts the night before in Karatu with 2 double Ricards before dinner, then a bottle of wine with dinner, and finally more wine after dinner while watching…

Read More Serengeti goes to 11!

Published June 27th, 2014 by

I usually prefer to ‘do something’ rather than ‘see something’ while traveling. For example, I’d rather hike to Everest Base Camp or fly a fighter jet rather than visit an…

Read More Safaris – In Order of Awesomeness

Published June 23rd, 2014 by

…Karatu, Tanzania. We arrived from sunny and warm Zanzibar to a much cooler, damper, and greener Lake Manyara Airport. (Yes the runway goes off the edge of a cliff!) Karatu…

Read More A Place I Never Knew Existed…

Published June 16th, 2014 by
Published June 11th, 2014 by

‘You’re so lucky!’ ‘I am so jealous!’ ‘I wish I could do / could have done that!’ ‘Might as well take the opportunity while you are young.’ The constant refrain…

Read More Lucky, Jealous, Regret