On more than one occasion I have found myself trudging through the bush, on the hunt for a rare animal we have little chance of finding. To some, this might seem very unexciting – to walk for hours and never find what you’re looking for. But then these people have never walked through the African
Before I spent six months in Malawi, I had been to one music festival in my life, and though it was the biggest in Ireland at the time, it wasn’t an experience that had me excited for future festivals. So it took a little persuasion to get me to buy a ticket to Lake of
My plans never seem to go…well, as planned. My heart has been set on living and working in Africa for a long time, but if you’d asked me at the start of 2016 when I would go back, my answer would have been ‘in at least a few more years’. I wanted
I finally made my way home to Africa. I say home because while that may only be the truth temporarily, it’s how this place has felt to me since my first visit six years ago. Six years, really?? Woah. Time does fly. I cut my second year in Australia short because I was given the
I'm a traveller and zoologist who is passionate about seeing the world and the incredible creatures who inhabit it. I love planning new adventures, working with wildlife around the world and promoting ethical animal encounters and volunteer opportunities.
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