On Safari: If Africa’s Animals Were Motivational Speakers

On Safari in Ngorongoro Crater - Tanzania

A few life lessons we picked up from the animals of Tanzania’s big safari parks: Serengeti, Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater. Includes a slideshow of our favorite Tanzania safari photos.When we humans observe animals and their behavior, we’re often tempted to anthropomorphize them, ascribing to them our human qualities. The zebra “wears” stripes, the cheetah … [Read more...]

Tanzania: My 7th Continent, A Mountain to Climb

kilimanjaro

This is a story of an old legal pad, a mountain in Africa, and a distant dream of shooting an honest game of golf under 90.Tucked deep inside a cardboard box in Prague, Czech Republic, there’s a half-torn crumpled piece of yellow legal pad paper that reads somewhere in the middle, scribbled in blue ballpoint: “Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro.” … [Read more...]