mindful travel

Big Five. Legends in our time.

In 1990 South Africa redesigned its Rand bank notes. Replacing royalty, explorers, and heads of state, the new money featured the heads of five…

At the Edge of Eternity

There is a fine line between luxury and boredom. Chilo Gorge Safari Lodge walks it like a world-class slackliner. Imagine a place where you…

Bravehearts

The facts will break your heart. But we must be brave if we care about the survival of the gentle and mysterious mountain gorillas….

Ra Ra Reteti

We are standing with our fingers in the dam. The flood is coming. Africa’s human population will quadruple by the end of this century….

Omo Silvester

Hidden Tribes

How do you define ‘Quality of Life”? What about ‘Happiness’? And ‘Progress’? It is important to understand your personal thoughts about these matters before…

Put your Money where your Heart Lies

Turtles have been swimming in the oceans for the last 100 million years. The heartbreakingly beautiful Hawksbill Turtle loves coral reefs and rocky areas, lagoons,…

We Dig It

There is a nilotic subtribe of the Maasai living in North-Central Kenya. They call themselves Lokop or Loikop, which some agree to translate to…