adventure

Victoria Falls Dale Staples

Victoria Falls

One of 7 wonders of the Natural World Victoria Falls is the biggest sheet of falling water on earth. It is 1.5 times wider and…

A Star Bed in Africa

The 5 Thousand Star Bed

What could possibly be more exotic than falling asleep under a sky ablaze with falling stars? Nothing. Unless… Are we allowed to call it…

Canoe oar lifting out of the water

The Hippo Avoidance Strategy

Staying along the Zambezi River in Zambia at Chongwe River Camp offered the unique opportunity of canoeing. I simply had to try it. Right…

Ethiopia

Ethiopia : Eternal Epiphany

When I stepped off the plane in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia I had no idea what to expect. While I’ve been to southern and western…

A frame for South Africa

When was the last time you made a decision purely from your gut? Circumstances are usually considered extraordinary when we decide to take incredible…

The Lion Avoidance Strategy

It was the day after a heart-pounding lion encounter on our evening game drive from Nsolo Bush Camp in the South Luangwa National Park,…

Climbing Kili

Conquering the tallest freestanding mountain on earth makes for a great travel story. If, like us, you prefer your travel tales to fall in…

Dutch Tilting at the Mara

Hot air in an envelope. The oldest form of airborne transport on earth. When you build a craft that is lighter than air, equip…