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Nairobi National Park

Many times when travelers think of a wildlife safari in Africa they imagine rugged, remote destinations like Tarangire National Park in Tanzania or Maasai Mara National Park in Kenya. However, other wildlife parks are closer to major cities and can offer just as outstanding an experience without the long hours of additional travel. Nairobi National Park in Kenya is a prime example of a pristine wildlife park surrounded by urban architecture and sprawl. Getting There On the one hand, visiting Nairobi National Park isn’t exactly a quick trip – from my home of Chicago, it’s still two flights of about […]

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Travel Related Book Recommendations

I’ve been an avid reader since I was a young boy. I was (and still am) a strong introvert, and so I spent a lot of time on my own. Books have always been my window to the world. A few years ago I started reading books about travel – not just city or country guides, but great stories by authors who recounted their trips to exotic parts of the world. I fell in love with the stories of adventures, of faraway lands, and unfamiliar cultures. I’ve also found a few like-minded travel bloggers who have a similar interest in […]