Travel Contests: Week of October 16, 2013

Blogger Contest: Win a Scenic Cruise

This week’s travel contests include: Win a European Scenic Cruise for two in our blogger contest! Win a trip for two to Florence worth nearly $10,000 (on Facebook) Win a trip to Australia to compete in a Tough Mudder event or win registration to U.S. events from Dos Equis Win a 4-night trip for four […]

World Rhino Day: andBeyond Launches Groundbreaking Conservation Project

World Rhino Day

In the first ever private game reserve donation of rhino, luxury experiential travel company andBeyond has earmarked six white rhino to be translocated from their Phinda Private Game Reserve in South Africa to Botswana’s Okavango Delta. Facilitated in partnership with Rhino Force, this conservation coup has been generously funded by lead sponsor, Motorite Insurance Administrators. […]

Going Beyond: Land, Animals and People

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Rhino on Phinda Reserve, South Africa. Story and Images by: Michaela Guzy, Founder of The Africa Foundation, created by &Beyond, currently runs 382 projects in 42 communities in five countries.  I had the pleasure of meeting several of the dedicated &Beyond staff, one notable character was Les Carlisle.  Among the many titles he carries, are […]

Embarking on a two-month solo journey across Africa

Michaela Guzy

Five days and counting until my two month solo journey across the second largest continent in the world!  This will be my first trip to eastern and southern Africa.  On Friday, South African Airways will fly me via Joberg, South Africa as the locals say and onto Nairobi, Kenya—it’s going to be a looooong couple of […]