Kenya – Finding the Soul Beyond the Safari

Beyond the Safari: Finding the Soul of Kenya

Picture Africa. What do you see?… a vast savannah, a lone acacia tree, a pack of wildebeests with a “big cat” predator in its wake. When you think of Africa, you’re…

Finding Friendship at the Table: Karla’s Journey Beyond the Bucket List to Kenya

“Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people…

How to Journey beyond the Bucket List in Kenya – Plus: The DIY Safari

It’s astonishing that in today’s age there is still not a good resource for finding local, charitable and sustainable information for how to travel around the globe on your own.…

On the Water in Kenya: Discovering the Country’s Spectacular Lakes and Lamu Archipelago

The typical tourist may only picture safari wildlife and poor slums when Kenya comes to mind. But in fact, the country is teeming with natural resources. Its splendid landscapes constantly…

Life-changing Experiences for Travelers on Real Conservation Projects: How Erica Hermsen is making it Possible through Miradi Wild

I first was drawn to Miradi Wild because of its mission, which connects travelers to real, ongoing conservation projects around the world.  But, quickly became even more curious by Founder…