Heading to Uganda, Rwanda or Congo for a gorilla trek and don’t know what you will need? My complete packing list for trekking clothes when hiking in the rainforest.
Is your ultimate travel dream to go gorilla trekking in Uganda, Africa? Join the club and read this post because there are a few things I wish I had known before venturing into Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to find mountain gorillas in the mist.
Have you heard of Kok Boru, the headless goat polo, a traditional Kyrgyz horseback competition? What it is all about? Follow me to the World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan to the village of Bosteri on the shores of the Issyk-Kul lake.
Looking for one of the best game reserves in KZN, South Africa? Look no further and follow me to Phinda for a luxury safari adventure in Africa – lion cubs and safari G&T included.
Last year I did a Sri Lanka safari at Hurule Elephant Park and after searching for an hour and not finding any elephants, all of a sudden we saw them all! They came incredibly close and I finally got my elephant selfie (long overdue for a blog with that name!). It was...
Elephants and India go hand and hand, one seems synonymous with the other. While its national animal is the tiger to many the elephant is still the first animal that springs to mind when thinking about India. Same goes for me. I even named this blog after...
I wanted to do a little recap of 2016, but I didn't feel like putting up the usual post of what I did and where I went. What I started to do this year and loved, was to take animal selfies of really anything that would get in front of a lens with me. Mind you, I am...
Want to see real dragons? Head to Pulau Komodo in Indonesia where you can get close with the last remaining Komodo dragons in the wild at the Komodo National Park.
Where to take the best orangutan pictures? Come along for the ride through the jungle of Tanjung Puting in Borneo, Indonesia where you can find them roam wild.
I am writing this post as I sit in my beautiful Airbnb in Ubud, Bali and loving life. So with that, no, the irony of that title isn't lost on me. When I told people I was gonna go to Bali for three months, I actually meant Indonesian islands yet to be determined. I...
Hello, I’m Annika!
I’m a girl with messy hair and a thirsty heart who likes to be anywhere but home. After having lived in New York and South Africa for many years, I now call the world home because I love one thing more than drinking wine and doing yoga together – traveling.
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