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  • Ebola vaccines are being developed quickly
    Good news for travelers: International effort for Ebola vaccine
    News on the Ebola front has not been great as of late, but for travelers it might be getting better soon. In the short-term, there will be screenings at airports to check for fevers and travel history before boarding aircraft at select airports in...
  • The spice island Zanzibar is the perfect stop for weary travelers
    The spice island Zanzibar is the perfect stop for weary travelers
    Travelers to Zanzibar need not go without some pampering. Before arriving in Zanzibar we had undoubtedly heard of the spice islandsin Zanzibar's Archipelago. Once the spice capital of the world, it is not surprising then to hear that spice...
  • Ebola vaccine trials underway
    Good news for travelers about Ebola international vaccine effort
    News on the Ebola front has not been great as of late, but for travelers it might be getting better soon. In the short-term, there will be screenings at airports to check for fevers and travel history before boarding aircraft at select airports in...
  • Heathrow
    To fly or not to fly to ebola virus infected regions
    The question is to fly or not to fly: The current Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak is believed to have begun in Guinea in December 2013. This outbreak now involves community transmission in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and recently an ill...
  • The Serengeti: Sunrise balloon flight, safari time and more
    The Serengeti: Sunrise balloon flight, safari time and more
    The Serengeti is a unique place in the animal world. After touring the Ngorongoro Crater we arrived at our Serengeti campsite just before park’s curfew at 6:30 pm. Visitorsto theSerengeti-Ngorongoro Biosphere Reservewill easily see why the...
  • ‘Blended’: Sandler and Barrymore will keep you laughing while finding love
    ‘Blended’: Sandler and Barrymore will keep you laughing while finding love
    Blind dates can be a nightmare, especially when both parties go into the date thinking that it will fail. This hilarious story shows a different look into blending two different families together with hope they somehow fall in love.Lauren Reynolds...
  • Himba people of Namibia
    EverGreen Escapes travel series - Ultimate Namibia Safari
    On Thursday, Mar. 13 EverGreen Escapes hosted its monthly travel seminar, this time entitled "Namibia: Up Close & Personal". The presentation, led by naturalist Tyler Davis, was designed to specifically market a pre-set itinerary,...
  • Mountain-biking along colorful paths of Namibia
    Tour Namibia via Mountain-Bike Safari
    An African Safari is on many travelers wish list. But so many folks don't like the idea of motoring through the bush via jeep. It's cramps an active persons style when they would rather their own bodies provide the fuel that moves them...
  • The smiles of Zimbabwe are infectious
    The smiles of Zimbabwe are infectious
    In Zimbabwe’s century old Mbara Township, a child in the bustling Curio Market, Harare’s largest for traditional arts and crafts, begs to have his picture taken. His mother grants permission. His eyes shine as he views himself on my...
  • Doonbeg Lodge, Ireland
    Summer 2013: Top picks for last minute summer travel
    For many, the standard summer vacation consists of road trips to visit distant loved ones, taking in the excitement at a nearby amusement park, or partaking in relaxed family fun in the sun at a popular local beach along your nearest shoreline....
  • Notre-Dame de Kibeho
    Rwanda set to launch a religious tourism outlet in Kihebo
    The Tourism and Conservation Department of the Rwanda Development Board announced that Rwanda's first religious tourism service is set to begin this week. The new service will focus on the Kibeho region in Southern Rwanda.It began on November...
  • Union Buildings in South Africa
    Volunteer trip that will change your life
    The Cross-Cultural Solutions volunteer always lives through a rich experience while volunteering in Africa, although the organization does offer their unbelievable great volunteers an array of options for their continent and country of choice.Only...
  • At Zimbabwe’s Antelope Park Lodge, guests can walk with lions
    At Zimbabwe’s Antelope Park Lodge guests can walk with lions
    Antelope Park Lodge is an oasis of green calm in central Zimbabwe, hidden from the gated and securely fenced animal preserve. Bisected by a slow meandering river with lush water plants and tropical foliage, guests can relax in lawn chairs or in...