My favourite wildlife experience

  The birds weren’t even chirping. The only sound was that of the electricity pulsing through the insect trap at the end of the room. That and my alarm. Screeching mechanical notes, beckoning me to wake and get ready for an early adventure. It was June, winter in Zimbabwe and…

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Just another day in Africa

  I’ve really enjoyed reading everyones take on this months travel linkup theme about ‘love.’ There are so many things I could talk about here but I thought I’d share one of my most memorable travel experiences in the form of a short story… ( G if you’re reading –…

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

  I just cannot stop singing that really catchy song. You know, the one that has that line… “It’s the most, won-der-ful time, of the year” ?? Well that time is finally here!! It all started on Saturday actually. We are now officially three days into #BIGCATWEEK !!! Aside from travelling,…

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African Impact Victoria Falls Project

During my travels in Zimbabwe, I was lucky enough to visit Antelope Park’s sister project in Victoria Falls. The site here is nowhere near as big as Antelope Park. I think the main bonus of working here, is the proximity to Victoria Falls (stating the obvious I know). For anyone after…

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Antelope Park: Where dreams come true

For any cat lover, this is the one volunteer project you can’t afford not to do. This post is a bit of a long ‘un so you may need to get comfy if you’re about to read on… In June 2009 I travelled to Zimbabwe to fulfil my lifelong dream……

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