I need to travel!!

It’s been two months since my last trip, and I’m already feeling that anxious need to go! For those of you whom traveling is in your blood, you know how I’m feeling. It’s that restlessness of being home for just too long. It’s that itch to hit the road and see somewhere new. It’s that…

Vacation from my vacation

Whew! After three weeks of constant travel… 3 continents, 4 countries, various states and even more cities… I can officially say I’m exhausted! The saying, “I need a vacation from my vacation” is Β absolutely the truth! So, the big question is: how do you re-cooperate from a vacation? With the ever-famous jet lag, catching up…

Traveling Tips: Preparing to Fly

Today’s the day… I’m preparing for my big summer trip back home. Β I usually go back once a year to visit family and friends, and I’ve found that being from Michigan, summer is my preferred time of year (anyone who’s been there in the winter can attest to this choice). As the moment of take-off…

Traveling Tips: Hungry Hungry Hippos

My two years of living in Africa taught me many valuable life lessons… not only providingΒ me with valuable traveling tips, but survival lessons as well. Β It’s true what people say about Africa, “You don’t leave the same person you arrived as.” And while I have various tips to share from my African experience, I will…