Across America: Cities That Go All Out To Celebrate July 4th

Every July 4th across America cities go all out to celebrate the nation’s birthday. From Washington, DC to Denver, Nashville to San Francisco, these destinations go all out when it comes to Independence Day parties. Denver The Mile High City is hopping around the 4th of July with numerous events and fireworks shows. The city … More Across America: Cities That Go All Out To Celebrate July 4th

48 Hours in Harare: How to Hang Out in Zimbabwe’s Capital City

I love Harare, Zimbabwe. It has felt like a second home since I spent a semester living with a family there during a Colorado College study abroad program at the University of Zimbabwe (not to go off on a tangent… but, for my picks on the best study abroad experiences in the US, check out … More 48 Hours in Harare: How to Hang Out in Zimbabwe’s Capital City

Chilling in Zimbabwe’s Elephant Headquarters: Hwange National Park

Walking through the breezy, thatched-roof boma lobby at Ivory Lodge, a magnificent treehouse haunt at the extreme south edge of Hwange National Park, I find myself skidding to a stop in front of my friends. My jaw drops open in shock and words bubble out of my mouth in a giddy rush: “Oh my god … More Chilling in Zimbabwe’s Elephant Headquarters: Hwange National Park