After everyone finished their Kilimanjaro climb, most people in our group stayed in Tanzania and went on safari together. WHOA Travel offered a 2 day safari add on to their Kilimanjaro climb and I couldn’t resist adding it to my trip. It was the perfect way to hang out with the amazing group of ladies … More 2 Days on Safari in Tanzania
My base camp for the first part of my trip to Tanzania was Moshi, a city located about 1 hour from Mt. Kilimanjaro’s Machame Gate. Moshi was a great city to start my Tanzanian adventure. It was within a few hours of some really great day trips while also being a fun destination in itself. After … More Adventures in Moshi
I’m finally back from my big 3 week trip to Tanzania! It was hands down the best vacation I’ve ever taken in my entire life, and I plan on writing multiple posts about everything I did there including day trips in Moshi, my experience on safari in Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Crater, and my … More Mt. Kilimanjaro Recap
Believe it or not, in about two weeks I will be heading halfway across the world with WHOA Travel to climb Kilimanjaro, the tallest freestanding mountain on earth! If you’re feeling really confused, read about my decision to climb Kilimanjaro here. When I signed up for this trip last year I did not feel ready … More Two Weeks Until Kilimanjaro: Panic Time
Every year for the past few years I’ve been choosing one word in January that I live by throughout the entire year. I find myself constantly referring back to that word as I have to make decisions and come up with plans. In 2015, my word was “Embrace“. I chose it because it was my … More 2018: The Year of Adventure
Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always loved reading about girls who went off on epic adventures. I was really into Little House on the Prairie and the American Girl series, and thought about what it would be like to live somewhere new and do something different with my life (I guess it … More Taking Aim
I hope everyone is sitting down, because I’ve got some pretty big hiking news. Huge. But let me start at the beginning… This summer, I turned 30 inside Yosemite National Park. It was an incredible experience, and it reminded me that there’s so many gorgeous places out there to hike. So when I started thinking … More I’ve Got the Biggest (or Should I Say the Tallest?) Hiking News!