How to Get From Tokyo to Nikko with the Nikko Pass

Tokyo to Nikko

Do you want to venture into the mountains of Japan and be greeted by wild monkeys? Is seeing the famous shrines and temples hidden away in the forest on your bucket list? Maybe take a walk along the historic Shinkyo Bridge? You can find this mystical place only two hours … Read More

Christmas Fun in Banff With Our Columbia Gear From Zappos

Columbia Lake Minnewanka

*This post is sponsored by Zappos, all thoughts and opinions are my own We’re fortunate enough to live in a winter wonderland. Come Christmas time we’re lost in jagged peaks full of pine tree and waves of snow. After a busy year of travel, it feels great to return home … Read More

Inside Khwai Reserve • Your Ultimate Botswana Safari Guide

Khwai Tented Camp

The Khwai Community Reserve in Northern Botswana offers phenomenal gave viewing for the fortunate few that make their way to the part of the world. During our overland trip across Africa, we had learned of its regard in the overland community and bush loving South Africans. Most notably it is … Read More

10 Botswana Travel Tips to Know Before You Go

Botswana Travel

Traveling to Botswana? Lucky you! This southern Africa nation left us enchanted with its vast landscapes, varied wildlife, and hospitable people. After a month in Namibia, we arrived in Botswana with little expectations. Of course, we have seen Planet Earth and watched the wildlife from television so we had some … Read More

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda • All You Need to Know (2020)

Gorillas in Uganda

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda is surreal and unlike any other experience in Africa. The atmosphere of the trek through the jungle mist is unreal. With each step your anticipation builds and the reward of seeing the last remaining mountain gorillas in the world is spectacular. The setting, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, is arguably … Read More

11 Eco Lodges in Africa That Are Worth the Travel Time

Kafue National Park, Zambia

Ecotourism in Africa is a big business. Each year safari operators, vendors, and lodges assess how they can continue to improve sustainability. It’s likely one of the few industries that value the environment. As the concern over global warming only increases it’s a relief to find an industry that strives … Read More

Traveling to Greece? Here are 20 Greece Travel Tips to Know

Greek Travel Tips

Traveling to Greece? Lucky you! It should be no secret the Greek spirit and hospitality is world renowned. Greece has one of the most iconic cultures, histories, and geographies. Greece for us strikes a tender note, it is where Tasha and I fell in love. It launched years of future … Read More

An Amazing Safari at Jaci’s Tree Lodge in the Madikwe Reserve

For our first trip back to South Africa in three years, we took off into the bush to visit Jaci’s Tree Lodge in Madikwe. While many think of Africa’s National Parks for safari, there are some tremendous private game reserves such as Madikwe that promise to deliver visitors and unforgettable … Read More