Tag Archives: Pro Tips

August 6, 2012

Africa’s Forgotten Savannah Park

We had been in the Akagera park in Rwanda for a day and a half and still had no elephant sightings. They weren’t up on the high savannah with the buffalo and zebra or down by the lakes with the hippos and crocodiles. Even Mutware, the infamous solitary male with a penchant for interacting with…

July 2, 2012

Top Five Items for a…

In my last blog, I highlighted five essential items every traveler needs to bring on a trip to Uganda and Rwanda. This time, I’d like to share five things I always bring that help make my travels in Africa more comfortable. 1. A Good Rain Jacket I remember shopping at an outdoors store before my…