Viva L'Afrique!

To Africa and Back

Travel Alone, Talk to Everyone

One of the greatest opportunities I received as a result of traveling alone was meeting so many new and interesting people. Solo travelers are much easier to approach, and many … Continue reading

August 12, 2012 · 2 Comments

Buhle had Babies!

I wanted to interject a quick post to say that I just found out that the female cheetah from Modgaji gave birth to a litter of¬†FIVE beautiful baby cheetah cubs. … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Absence Makes the Blog Grow . . . or Not

I just wanted to post a quick update to explain the absence. I haven’t abandoned this blog, but i have been working on my best friend’s wedding invitations which has … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Africa, Where Are You?

I remembered when I returned to the airport, I had seen an enormous plane that had two floors and all I could think was,¬†Please don’t let that be my plane. … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · 2 Comments

“I am fine need to board”

I must by start this by saying that despite Charles de Gaulle airport being my absolute least favorite airport in existence, I was extremely fortunate to run into some really … Continue reading

June 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Photographs of Paris

As promised, some more photos from my whirlwind 10-hour trip in beautiful Paris.

June 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Universal Language and the Escalator

It was about 9:15 in the evening when the train finally arrived to pick me up from Drancy, France. My phone was dead, and I have never been so nervous … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment