Kenya believe I went to Kenya!

BEFORE KENYA So my mom went to Kenya a few years ago, and I remember her bringing back these Scottish patterned blankets, and I was like, what. Kenya’s one of those countries that everyone visits so I was like Do I go or do I not go? It’s like an obvious bucket list item. I…

Insane Istanbul adventures

WHY I WANTED TO GO TO TURKEY My previous job would fly me to Austria once a year. One of the stopovers from Dubai was Turkey and the other was Germany. So I’m like cool, I’ll take a few days off when I come back and stop in Turkey. The first year it didn’t happen….

Forgotten Pyramids of Meroe Sudan.

BEFORE SUDAN I wanted to go to Sudan because I saw a photo of the Forgotten Pyramids – and honestly – that was enough. I wanted to explore more of Africa, so this was really a Buy One, Get One Free bucket list kind of deal. I love that feeling of seeing something on the…

Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro

BEFORE MT. KILIMANJARO Three main factors drove me to climb Mt. Kili: I wanted to challenge myself, go to the African continent, and try something new that pushed me outside of my comfort zone. So I was at a friend’s birthday party on his yacht (lol Dubai high life), and he mentioned that he was…