Zanzibar: One Week Itinerary

Zanzibar, aka Spice Island, is an amazing African destination with picturesque beaches and a vibrant fusion of cultures. The island was colonized by the Portuguese, Arabs and English. While the predominant religion is Islam, there are large Hindu and Christian minorities. The impressive architecture reflects Arab, Indian and African influences. We recently divided 12 days…

Sunrise over the Indian Ocean, boats and balcony

What to Pack for a Tanzania Safari

Safaris are accessible to more travelers than ever. On a safari you will see travelers dressed in proper safari gear – meaning they are appropriately protected from possible problems and annoyances. But you will also see those who leave you wondering a little bit how they got there. So what should you pack for a…