It’s a sad fact that you’re less easily impressed by vacation destinations when you go away often. That’s not to say, of course, that you don’t still love what you see. You wouldn’t go away that often if you didn’t. But, each destination won’t have the power it would if, say, you only went away […]
Our final activity on our African adventure was quite an experience: tracking chimpanzees in Kibale National Forest. The morning after our first lovely evening at Isunga Lodge, we awakened and ate a delicious breakfast and left to find us some chimps! The day started in the same way as the gorilla tracking: we met up […]
Since we’d already such a variety of animals on our previous game drives, we decided to see them from a different perspective. In Queen Elizabeth National Park, we took a river cruise on a small boat down the Kazinga Channel so we could see the animals from the water. We saw tons of water buffalo […]
What Gets Your Heart Pumping?
Highest bungy bridge? Check. Original bungy bridge? Check. Highest bungy jump in the world? CHECK. It’s no secret that I seek adrenalin activities around the world. Anything that gets my heart pumping, sign me up! After completing the Kawarau Bridge bungy jump in Queenstown, New Zealand, I began to research AJ Hackett International and discovered […]
Be Brave Even If You’re Not, Pretend To Be No One Can Tell The Difference For as long as I could remember, I had a debilitating fear of flying. So crippling, in fact, that I would have to take high doses of Xanax before flying and, even still, I’d get a massive panic attack. Five […]
I’m constantly trying to defy gravity from flying trapeze to aerobatic gliding to paragliding and skydiving, amongst various other adventure activities. Bungy jumping is no exception! After having successfully completed the highest bungy bridge jump in the world, I knew that I wanted to jump off the original bungy bridge at AJ Hackett’s in Queenstown, […]