If you’re ever on safari with passionate photographers, you’ll recognize the flurry of clicks you’ll hear the second a lion begins to yawn. It’s humorous really. It’s as if a major celebrity just stepped into view prompting the paparazzi to going wild. While the photographer knows the big […]
You may or may not know this, but when I take my Insatiable Traveler cape off I am a Communications / PR consultant—that’s how I pay the bills. I’ve had clients interviewed on all the major morning shows, national news, radio and with all the major newspapers. I, […]
(Warning: There are a few images here that might be a bit bloody for some) It was a typical June morning in South Africa: bright and cold with a promise of fleeting warmth by noon. In the distance, we watched as a leopard deliberately dropped its fresh impala […]
On my recent trip to Africa my mission was two-fold: I needed to escape my A.D.D., a necessary evil if you want a career in Manhattan (Africa, I found, is one of the few places on earth I can truly relax and be present), and to improve my […]
While exploring the Timbavati game reserve, our small Wild Eye group stayed at the Umlani Bushcamp, an all-inclusive, quaint and comfortable lodge that caters to families and small groups. Tucked within towering trees and thick bushes, the rooms were simple, circular thatched roof and reed-walled rondavales built in […]
We sat in the jeep spellbound, cameras clicking away, watching Rockfig Jr., the leopard with the aquamarine eyes nonchalantly gnaw on her impala kill as if we weren’t 15 feet from where she lay with her prize. Her glossy coat and white underbelly stood out against the looming […]
Tomorrow I leave for Amboseli National Park in Kenya known for its huge herds of wild elephant after eight days in the Timbavati Game Reserve in South Africa photographing wildlife. It’s been an intense trip so far filled with frigid temperatures (it’s amazing how cold it gets at […]
It’s here! The big moment I’ve been waiting for months. I’m off to visit my beloved Africa. Over the next two days I’ll be flying to Johannesburg, South Africa via Amsterdam. Twenty plus hours in total but you know what? I don’t care. I’M. GOING. BACK. TO. […]
One month from today, I will be on my way back to Africa. To say I am excited is truly and understatement.
There’s nothing better than looking forward to a new trip and I am thrilled to announce that I will be returning to Africa in June. Woot!