Archive | Africa


South Africa Honeymoon: The Ultimate Itinerary

When it came to their honeymoon this past July, Amanda Lobell and Neil Roach knew that they had to do something spectacular. So they chose to spend three weeks in South Africa to give themselves a chance to really explore everything the country had to offer. The bar was set pretty high because their past […]

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Suddenly, Uganda is Everywhere

(photo of Arua, Uganda, by Sanjoyg/Flickr) I don’t usually think about or talk about Uganda. After all, I’ve never been to the country that Winston Churchill dubbed “The Pearl of Africa.” And its safety and stability seem to keep it out of the headlines. But in the past few days, it seems that Uganda is […]

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That Hitchhiker Was a Real Snake

(photo of Kruger Park by Jeremy Sharff) Having a fly buzzing around your car while you're driving can be annoying. But how about taking a 170-km. ride with a slithering Mozambique Spitting Cobra? According to South Africa's Beeld, IIda and Gordon Parratt were leaving the country's famous Kruger National Park when they suspected something unwanted […]

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