Inside Zambia’s Lower Zambezi National Park • Your Ultimate Safari Guide

Lower Zambezi

Zambia’s Lower Zambezi National Park is an unspoiled wilderness in Africa. Unlike South Africa’s Kruger, Tanzania’s Serengeti, or South Luangwa in Zambia you can have a safari here without ever seeing another tourist. With an ever-present water source and its inaccessibility, the park has become a wildlife haven. Five minutes after landing … Read More

Five Great Gay Friendly Hotels in Peru

Gay friendly hotels in Peru

During our big trip across Latin America, we noticed quite a stark difference in attitudes towards the gay community. On the one hand, places like Argentina and Uruguay fully embraced us. At the other extreme, however, countries like Chile and Peru were a lot more conservative. We spent a few … Read More

What to Bring to Cuba • The Ultimate Cuba Packing List

what to bring to cuba

With more travelers heading to Fidel Castro’s home than ever the question of what to bring to Cuba gets asked a lot! It can be difficult to decide on what to put on your Cuba packing list.  After all, there are a lot of climate shifts on the island nation. … Read More

23 Portraits of Happiness From Around Africa

people of africa

  “There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.”– Robert Frank – “Weren’t you scared driving around Africa?” “Did people try to hurt you?” “How did you communicate over in Africa?“ These are all questions we receive time and time again about our travels. However, … Read More

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Travel Africa


It was our first time in Sub-Saharan Africa. I had dreamed of traveling across Africa ever since The Lion King. However, the moment we arrived I was nervous to be in Johannesburg, South Africa. What if we were carjacked? What if I got killed by a hippo? What if I … Read More