my toes in the sands of maine

  I was in Maine for my friends Nicole and Nevin’s wedding back in June, for which they had rented a beautiful house on the beach. I’d never been this far up north in the US and I was pleasantly surprised of just how beautiful and green (and colder than expected) it was. This view …

around zanzibar, from east to north

  After a long and eventful first day around Stone Town and Zanzibar we decided to head on to the north side of the island, with a few stopovers of course.   Luckily we had rented a great little 4×4 to help us get to some of those harder to reach locations.   Palm trees …

around zanzibar, south and east

  So after spending a few hours in Stone Town we decided it’s best we stick to the plan and rent a car to drive around Zanzibar. After some deliberation and guidance from the invaluable Lonely Planet, we headed towards the south / east parts of the island.   A cool sign at a wildlife …