The most impressive part of visiting Lalibela in Ethiopia is touring the incredible monolithic churches, known as the rock churches of Lalibela.
Mark looks back at his travels and adventures from 2013, including visits to India, Nepal, Thailand, Tanzania, and Ethiopia.
The Dar Es Salaam Village Museum is a hands-on museum showcasing the traditional homes and living conditions of a number of tribes from Tanzania.
Yes Africa can be dangerous, but that’s what makes it so exciting. Follow these seven ways to stay safe in Africa to make the most of your visit.
Mark highlights five countries where he’s enjoyed some seriously fresh and delicious seafood meals, including Sri Lanka, Tanzania, and Japan.
Follow these 6 simple steps to bargain more effectively for souvenirs when traveling abroad.
Using his recent trip to Sri Lanka, Mark illustrates how little planning one need’s to have a successful trip.
think of myself as a culinary traveler – while some eat for the energy to travel, I travel with a main motivation to eat. Food not only provides energy and is one of the components of life, it also is one of the most essential parts of any culture around the world. Of course, food […]
ike many destinations around the world, there’s no better way to get a grip on a culture than through its cuisine. The contribution of local Bantu food mixed with Arab and Persian flavors and Indian spices makes eating one of the most enjoyable things about Zanzibar! Being an island nation, the sea is also the […]
hat is now a tiny, beautiful tropical island off the coast of Zanzibar, was once not a pleasant place to be at all. At first, Changuu Island (known more commonly as Prison Island) was the location where slaves were detained and held until they were transported to places in the Middle East or Europe. After […]