What is holding you back from traveling to Africa?
Africa is a continent comprised of 54 distinct countries whose shores kiss major waterways such as the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea, Gulf of Guinea, and Mozambique Channel. Whew! That’s a lot of water! I am always stumped when people ask me which country is my favorite one to visit. […]
Travel Tales: Dakar, Senegal
Travel can be described as people moving between geographical locations by foot, bicycle, automobile, train, boat, bus, airplane, ship or other means, with or without luggage, and can be one-way or round-trip. Travel can be comprised of short sojourns between sequential actions. The purpose of travel may vary, whether for recreation, research, volunteering, business, or mission […]
Le Musee des Civilisations Noires: The Museum of Black Civilizations
It was the first President of Senegal, Leopold Sedar Senghor who first had the vision of a museum celebrating African culture. Senghor was born on October 9, 1906 in Joal, Senegal. He studied at the Lycée Louis-le-Grand and at the Sorbonne in Paris where he discovered African art’s impact on modern day painting, sculpture, and […]
What are your Travel Goals for 2019?
2018 has been a great year for many of us, 2019 will be an even better year. Have you determined what your 2019 travel goals are? If you have, please share your travel goals. If you have not decided on your travel goals for 2019, you may find a goal(s) from list below: Obtaining a […]