THE VERSAILLES OF MOROCCO: MEKNÈS

THE VERSAILLES OF MOROCCO: MEKNÈS

Perhaps the grand city of Meknès was built in a fit of pique. This imperial city, not far from Fez, was built as the Moroccan…
PHOTOS OF THE WEEK:  ELEPHANTS

PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: ELEPHANTS

Watching these gentle giants go about their business in the wilds of Africa has to be one of my most memorable travel moments.  It's fun…
PHOTOS OF THE WEEK:  ZEBRAS!

PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: ZEBRAS!

There's a lot of marketing hype about seeing the Big 5 on safari in Africa and there's no doubt that spotting these majestic creatures in…
SEEING THE BIG 5 ON SAFARI WITH ELVIS

SEEING THE BIG 5 ON SAFARI WITH ELVIS

Tour operators will tell you there is no guarantee of seeing the "Big 5" on an African safari.  But they haven't met Elvis. I met…