Liwonde National Park, my dangerous ride

I went to Malawi with 2 other people as part of a graduate school internship, invited by and partnering with the Malawi Bureau of Tourism. We arrived in the town of Liwonde and were introduced to a local named Gilbert. Gilbert was our guide and was also there to help us connect to other individuals and businesses that could help […]

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Liwonde, Malawi

I was in Malawi, Africa for a month and I fell deeply in love with it. Malawi holds a very special place in my heart and memory.  Nothing is truer than what you hear and read about Malawi, that “It is the warm heart of Africa” The people are kind and generous. The landscapes vary from mountains to Savannah, and […]

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Guatemala Two Week Itinerary

One morning I woke up with the ‘wanderlust’. I turned to my boyfriend and said, “Let’s go on a trip PLEEEEEAAASEEEEE”. He agreed, so I went straight to my laptop and searched fares to every major city in Central and South America. I found a great price so we booked it immediately. Our destination would be Guatemala. If you only […]

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Rome, my first time

My first time backpacking was in Rome, Italy. It was everything I had dreamed about and so much more. I met so many people, from all over the world I learned that just because you start out traveling alone doesn’t mean that you will be alone very often. As a matter of fact, as soon as I arrived in Rome, I took […]

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Kilimanjaro Tips

I want to share a few tips, important things I learned during my 6 day hike to the Summit. The tips are in no particular order, I hope they help. Here goes; * TIPPING: tipping was a common topic of conversation between individuals and groups, especially how much to tip each person? It really depends on your budget and your experience […]

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Summiting Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kili I decided I was going to give climbing Mount Kilimanjaro a try.  Never mind that I live at sea level or that I have never climbed a mountain. How hard could summiting the world’s 4th highest mountain be? I would soon find out. My travel partner and I arrived in Moshi, Tanzania and walked around town hoping a […]

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