Four Amazing Diani Beach Hotels to Stay At!

Sunset in Kenya

Looking for the best hotels in Diani Beach? While most are familiar with the island of Zanzibar or Kenya’s coastal city of Mombasa; it’s likely only those who have visited Kenya know of Diani Beach. Just 30 km’s south of Mombasa is a 10 kilometer stretch of beautiful white sand. The town … Read More

20 Places to Have an Epic African Safari Honeymoon

African honeymoon

Cameron and I are not married, nor are we engaged. However, given that we are a traveling couple in our mid-twenties we get asked quite a bit about honeymoon destinations. The question “where would you recommend for an African safari honeymoon?” pops up in our inbox often and we love … Read More

13 Best Road Trips in the World! (Pay Attention to #2)

Tropic of Capricorn Namibia

It’s tough to beat an iconic road trip. With so much to see it’s hard to narrow down the best road trips in the world, but we gave it a try. There’s no formal ranking system here, these road trips are just from our personal experience and opinions. After all … Read More

How We Drove Across Africa for $300

Selling a car in Africa

A member of our family is gone. Yes, Charlie, our 1989 excellent Land Cruiser that we bought to get across Africa now has a new owner. We shared some unforgettable memories together – getting stranded in the Okavango Delta, a flash flood in Arusha, and straddling Zimbabwe and Zambia with nothing … Read More

Six Best Zanzibar Beaches • Plus Zanzibar Beach Resort & Hotel Reviews

Zanzibar Beaches

Want to know what the best beaches in Zanzibar are? We spent three weeks beach hopping, drinking coconuts, sunbathing, and searching for the perfect Zanzibar beaches. Surrounded by soft white sand, a compelling atmosphere, and crystal clear water on the island there is no shortage of ideal beaches on this Tanzanian island. Some of … Read More

Five Reasons You Should Visit Malawi while Overlanding Africa

Malawi

Besides the fact that Malawi is one of the smallest countries in Africa, and directly on our overland route through Africa, Malawi was a country I knew little about. I’ve met people that had traveled to Tanzania, South Africa, Namibia, and all the other “popular” African nations – but never … Read More

15 Things We’ve Learned From Overlanding Africa

overlanding Africa

It has been a long time since we sat naively in Europe contemplating the idea of an Africa overland trip. Now 12 African nations, 25,000 miles, and zero flat tires later it’s a time for reflection on just what I have learned from overlanding Africa. We’ll never forget the days we spent … Read More

An Ideal Self Drive Uganda Itinerary from Two People Who Drove it

Uganda Self Drive

Planning to self drive Uganda? Good choice! In 1908 Winston Churchill declared Uganda the “Pearl of Africa” in his 1908 Book My African Journey. More than a century later, visitors still flock to find this pearl. After our self drive in Uganda, I can’t disagree with Mr. Churchill. The country is filled with birdlife, … Read More

Buying a Car in South Africa and Being Undesirable

Buying a car in Africa

So, the big announcement is out! We are officially driving across Africa in “Charlie,” our newest addition to The World Pursuit family. The 1989 Land Cruiser is awesome! He is a workhorse, a 4×4 Tonka trunk equipped with a bush bar, roof rack, and pull out drawers. However, buying a … Read More

10 Unforgettable Wildlife Experiences To Have In Africa

Vultures

Africa may fall short of a few things for visitors, but mind-blowing wildlife experiences it not one of them. After a year on the continent, we lost count the number of times we were left speechless. Here are our top ten wildlife experiences to enjoy in Africa. 10 Unforgettable Wildlife … Read More