Category Travel Fail

Hurricane Sandy

Here’s the thing –  I don’t know if I just have horrible travel luck, or if I’ve traveled frequently enough to accumulate a collection of war stories, the trauma of which tend to overshadow the successful trips.  Either way, those moments that become history rarely seem significant at the time. Last week, I attended ABILA’s […]

Fort Portal and Crater Lakes: Stories

A slow, suspicious transformation has, as of this weekend, become complete: I am officially outdoorsy. I promise, I promise that one of these days I’ll talk about my dailies, my internship, living in Kampala, but things have reached a comfortable medium where it feels more like, who wants to hear about me staying late at […]

Leaving on a jet plane

So today I leave for Kampala.  And despite supposedly being a well-seasoned traveler, I’m still having terrible travel anxiety.  Haven’t slept all night and I’m so terrified that I’ll be THAT girl with too much luggage.  But at the same time, I want to take everything with me! This is scary! S omeone tell me […]