To Adventures

On a rather grey and miserable day, I’m reminded that this is only for a season. Its so easy to get bogged down in the here and now, and forget that not too long ago, we had sunshine and warmth, and there is promise of it to happen again. The spring blossoms are starting to […]

Arthurs Pass Roadtrip

It was my birthday last weekend. (YAY!). my bestie Grace and I decided to take my dog Siyah and get out of town and go in search of some snow. We headed up to Arthurs Pass. First stop, Lake Lyndon, where we found  some snow!!!!! AND a rainbow!! Siyah loved it, although couldn’t seem to […]

Queenstown Adventures – NZ

My sister Sam lives in Queenstown. My boyfriend Marcus hadn’t met her yet, and apparently he needs her approval to continue dating me, so a few weekends ago we went down to see her. It was a gorgeous flight down. Its been a while since I’ve done an overland flight, so low, when there are […]

Sydney – Australia

I spent four night in Sydney on the way home. Its just like home, but without the responsibilities and demands of home (and its warmer!). Highlights of the trip were clean sit-down flushing toilets, hot showers, soft beds, sleeping in, catching up with friends and family, picturesque beaches, great markets,  amazing food, getting what you order at a […]

Masai Village – Tanzania

Between my last post and this post, we said goodbye to a number in our tour group and had a few others join. We also changed tour leaders and truck. Our first stop was in Arusha where we changed from our big truck to two smaller 4×4 vehicles, which we headed into the Serengeti via the […]