The views at sunrise were amazing!
After a few days in a tent it was nice to have a country club lunch
Glamping or glamorous camping is probably the best way to describe where we were for a majority of this vacation. Gate 1 Travel did a great job of mixing up hotels, starting with the Radisson Blu Nairobi Upper Hill and more rustic locations in the national reserves with a hotel and lodge in the middle….
Lunch Break in a Sacred Fig Tree with farm raised trout
Our awesome first dinner with Gate 1 Travel in Kenya
Kenyan restaurant with roasted meats
Our Kenyan vacation has finally started. We always try to fly in a few days before our tour group begins, just in case there are flight issues and so that we can chill and acclimate ourselves. We chose to fly from Miami to London Heathrow and then on to Nairobi. Flights from Tampa or Orlando…
Yummmmm! We’re playing with some Kenyan cooking before our trip.
Sorry we went MIA, we’ve been staying local
In China, the Yangtze River is known as Chang Jiang or Long River. The next part of our China trip was a very mixed bag. We embarked on a three day Yangtze River cruise from Chongqing to Yichang. This was our first river boat cruise, having only cruised on much larger ships in the Caribbean…