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Nong Khiaw

We spend four nights in Nong Khiaw, a remote and subdued jewel of the north, soaking up the fresh mountain air and easy-going vibe.

Uros Floating Islands Lake Titicaca Peru

Uros Floating Islands of Lake Titicaca

And now for something a bit different. At 12,500 feet above sea level (3,800m), Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world. It’s also home to the Uru-Aymara who live across 44 self-constructed floating islands of reed!

Dar es Salaam to Lushoto

Fresh off a fantastic two weeks on Zanzibar, we spend a couple of days in Tanzania’s largest city, with our sites set on what’s next.

Maxixe

Maxixe. Mind blown. Pavement, strip malls, trees. For me, Maxixe once represented a gateway to the outside world. I was eager to introduce Lori to this dusty, bustling transit hub. Only problem–I hardly recognized it.

Hotel Rwanda Hotel des Mille Collines

23 Nights in Hotel Rwanda

What is it like to spend nearly a month in one of Africa’s most infamous hotels? This is my experience in Hotel Rwanda.