Author Archives: Michael

In Loving Memory of Peter Meena – Update

We would like to thank all those guests that have come forward and shared their stories, memories and prayers over the last two weeks. We would also like to thank those guests that have graciously donated to the family of Peter Meena. Thank you so much for your generosity! If there is anyone else that would still like to donate, please contact us by June 1st as we will be forwarding the donations to Tanzania at that time. Asante Sana! We are saddened to report the …

Africa

Moving in the dusk hours after our first day of safari, like an oasis in the arid desert, our tent camp and staff welcomed our arrival. Orientation, dinner, a beautiful bed with mosquito netting and a hot water bottle heralded day’s end. Exhausted and happy, sleep came only fitfully accompanied by a cacophony of animal sounds serenading and surrounding. Awoke to a deep, melodic, baritone voice. D.C. (Ditmus) signaling our pre-dawn awakening to eat a delicious breakfast and depart camp. As the sun rose in beauteous splendor, the stirring of animals in their own form of morning prayer commenced. Orange, …

The Beauty Of The Serengeti During The Green Season – My Top 50 Safari Photos

A safari trip to Africa has always been on our “must take trip” list. When some friends went on an Africa Dream Safaris trip a few years ago, they highly recommended ADS. After retirement, we realized that it was time to make that trip a reality and we spent much time on the phone and emailing with Sharon with our endless questions. She answered all of them and put together a safari to meet our desires. The date of our Tanzanian safari finally arrived and from …