Posts by Jeremy


Updated on: 03/15/19During our Uganda safari, we decided to do something new for us, and that was to take a private tour. We had traveled Africa in the past both solo and on low-budget group tours, but we never were able to take a high-end safari company with a private and customized itinerary. In Uganda we finally made this a reality, and did so with a company called Churchill Safaris- a popular organization that offers fully...

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Updated on: 03/14/19Prior to visiting Tempe, AZ, I did not know what to expect. I knew that the city was located in the Sonoran desert, just outside of Pheonix. I also knew that it was a college town, being home to Arizona State University (ASU).  But it wasn't until I really dove in during my first visit that I really got to discover the many awesome things to do in Tempe, AZ. Today, I want to share some of those spots. So...

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Updated on: 03/15/19We've spent nearly six weeks on safari in Africa over the last few years, and during our travels we've been on low budget group tours to high-end private tours with vastly different experiences. But when it comes down to it, while most of your experience in Africa is dictated by the local conditions on any given day, there are a few things you can do to ensure you have the best safari in Africa. Today, we wanted to...

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Updated on: 03/14/19During my trip to find the best things to do in Tempe, AZ, I was given a few options to get out and see the surrounding nature. Considering the surrounding nature is desert (and I was visiting in February), I was all about it. One outing was hiking Pima Canyon at South Mountain Park, but for my second outing I was able to do something a bit different- mountain biking at Usery Mountain Regional Park! Mountain Biking...

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Updated on: 03/17/19For the longest time, Angie had mountain gorilla trekking in Uganda on her bucket list, and in early 2019 we finally made that dream a reality with our trip to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. When visiting, we really weren't sure what to expect. We heard the hike could be easy, moderately challenging, or terrible. We heard the roads are okay and awful. And we have heard mixed feelings on the experience overall...

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