Gabon: Running with elephants

The elephant came careening down the bank, moving parallel as we ran along the animal track. It was less than 10m away now, crashing through the forest like a juggernaut as we sprinted ahead, camera equipment...

Quad Biking in Egypt – On Two Wheels

New Year’s 2013 I embarked on a trip with 4 friends to Egypt after visiting Jordan. 4 Canadians and 1 German, all laid back workmates, made for a good mix of adventure and shenanigans. Our itinerary took us...

Filipino Flip Flops

Buying a new pair of flipflops should be easy right? Verena finds it a bit more difficult than she expects in a small filipino village.