October 30, 2017
Things to do in Mombasa: Elephant tusks

Things To Do In Mombasa: Kenya’s Coastal Second City

While Nairobi may be the big brother that gets most recognition, Mombasa is a must-see city in Kenya. Offering a much different atmosphere than the urban […]
November 15, 2016
Winter Warmth in Mahe Island

Winter Warmth: African and European Island Escape

Africa and Europe are up next in our winter warmth series. So right now, I’m picturing a little British kid, tugging his mother’s shirt, saying: “Mum, […]
October 25, 2016
The Kilimanjaro summit in the distance

Kilimanjaro Summit Success In 7 Easy Steps

Imagine: Five different climate zones. The world’s tallest free-standing mountain. The roof of Africa. 5,895 meters (19,341 feet). The 4th Summit. While staring down at potential […]
September 20, 2016
Kilimanjaro Machame Gate Entrance

Day One Disaster On Kilimanjaro

  “I wore a T-shirt the first day.” Those words echoed in my head as I exited the vehicle at Machame Gate while waiting to begin […]