6 Months, 2 Continents, 9 Countries
Deciding what to carry on my back for 6 months, 2 continents, 9 countries and many cultures has been an adventure in itself.
Thankfully I have Diane and Courtney who have done medical missions in Nicaragua, Guatemala, Indonesia, Uganda, and Bangladesh. Talk about inspiring women!
I certainly sweated the camera question. Especially when three days before getting on the airplane it seized up and wouldn't do anything. That was the day I melted the ice maker, chipped the crown on my back molar and found a dead mouse in my car.
Then there is the teenage daughter who is going to be my travel mate for most of the trip. The shredded skin tight blue jeans and strappy crop top...
Our next destination was South Luangwa National Park in Zambia
When we arrived at our lodge the first thing we were told is not to walk around the campus without a guide.
This kind seemed extreme. But sure enough each morning we awoke to new friends: the first morning there were two hippos right outside our front door and the second morning a family of elephants traipsed right across the yard.