The Masai Mara, Kenya – Witnessing The Great Migration

For as long as I can remember I have dreamed of experiencing The Great Migration. Over 2 million creatures, from mainly wildebeest, gazelle and zebra, make their way from the Serengeti to the Masai Mara. This annual expedition, one of the greatest of the animal kingdom, is one of both beauty and tragedy. Crossing the…

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The Friday Five – Using the Toilet Edition


Yes folks, everybody does it. It’s part of everyday life and when you are travelling, it can be a bigger ordeal then you’d sometimes like it to be.

On this weeks edition of The Friday Five, it’s 5 tips regarding this natural act and being prepared when it’s time to go!

The Friday Five – Tips for Being in Transit

Whether it’s by bus, train, car, plane, boat…you get the idea…being in transit is not always the funnest part of your trip. This week on the Friday Five, I’ve got a few tips for making your journeys a little bit easier and efficient.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!

In the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, I figured a little walk down memory lane would be appropriate.

Grab a pint, sit back and enjoy a look back on how I celebrated the luck of the Irish, one year ago today!

The Friday Five – 5 Tips for Backpacking Up Your Photos

It’s a traveling nightmare. You’ve taken tons of photos of all the places you’ve been and good times you’ve had then BAM! Someone takes your camera, or your memory card stops working and all your great photographs and videos are gone. It’s happened before and it will happen again. That said, there are some ways…

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Ewaso Nyiro, Kenya Pt. II – A New House & A New School

In part two of my visit to Ewaso Nyrio, Kenya I head back to the housewarming party of Amos and Momma Asha then have the honour of visiting the newly built school in their community. The Oleleshwa Primary School. To learn more about Harambee 4 Humanity, get involved or make a donation to their projects,…

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The Friday Five – Funny Signs in India

All over the world, and even at home, you’ll strange, funny and bizarre signs. Some give you bad directions, others simply don’t make sense. Having made my way through 40 countries, I’ve seen my fair share of them and this week on The Friday Five I’ve got 5 of those straight from India. They provided…

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Ewaso Nyrio, Kenya – The Marvelous Masai


On my second stop in Kenya, I arrive in the little town of Ewaso Nyrio. There, I am welcomed to a house warming party and pay witness to a ceremony that happens once every ten years.
It is an experience I will remember for the rest of my life.

The Friday Five – Why I Love Kenya!


This week on the Friday Five, it’s all things Kenya. I truly fell in love with the country during my visit and so, I want to take the opportunity to share with you why this place spoke to me.