I’ve been to a couple of places and learned a few things through my travels over the years and I figured why keep all that wisdom to myself? If …
Tips For Making Road Trips More Enjoyable
Packing leather luggage and other tips
Well, I’m not the authority on how to enjoyably roadtrip even though I DID LIVE IN MY CAR FOR QUITE AWHILE AND HAVE DRIVEN HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF MILES around almost the entire continent of North America . . . and I did it all for pleasure. Below are a few of my tips for making a road trip more enjoyable. I just learned the first one on this current trip.
I’ve rolled my car, crashed other peoples’, killed lots of things, slept in my car, truck bed, on the rack, alone, with my dog, under the stars, freezing in ice storms and hot and sticky with mosquitos. And I’ve slept with one eye open more than once. I’ve learned a couple of things along the way that may or may not be of value to you and maybe not. One thing I’m sure of though is that you probably have a couple of tips of your own. Feel free to help us out with one of your tips at the end.
In my travels, I’ve had some great times indeed. I’ve slept in Bedouin tents in the Sahara, in hammocks in Central America, but there’s just no place like Africa for an adventure. Leopards eating zebra legs, crocodiles eating Wildebeests, Masai warriors escorting us to dinner with their spears to fight off any would-be Munson-eater along the trail. It’s simply amazing and that’s why we’re taking people back with us this summer. We’re taking 30 of our employees, friends and family on the adventure of a lifetime deep into the heart of Africa and maybe we’ll ask you to come along with us on a later trip.
What I Learned From an African Elephant
So, I’m sitting here on the patio of our little Tanzanian thatched roof hut high up on the edge of the Serengeti. I’m watching a herd of 11 elephants wander over to the river at a slow and leisurely pace. Perhaps someone told the elephants what they told me in Bora Bora. It seems like they heard the same advice. They said…