Category Archives: Trip Reports

Our Awesome Tapir Encounter At The Belize Zoo!

belize zooWhile looking for kid-friendly things to do during our trip to Belize, I found out that the Belize Zoo offered a variety of different Animal Encounters.

There were two encounters that really stood out. Sadly, the Jaguar Experience was sold out but we were able to take part in the Tapir Encounter! Continue reading Our Awesome Tapir Encounter At The Belize Zoo!

I Came Back From Africa A Trillionaire!

AfricaOver the summer, we took an almost three week trip to Africa. While there, we spent time in South Africa, Lesotho, Eswatini, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana and Ethiopia.

While we try not to buy too many souvenirs anymore, I was hoping to find a nice mask for my collection and some worthless, high denomination currency from Zimbabwe. Continue reading I Came Back From Africa A Trillionaire!

Feasting At 5 Tasty North Carolina BBQ Joints!

North Carolina BBQA few years back, the Michael W Travels family took a quick three day trip to North Carolina.

One reason we chose N.C. was due to the fact that the State Fair would be going on during our visit. The other main reason was to get to sample some North Carolina Barbecue!

Besides loving pizza and burgers, I’d probably consider barbecue another family favorite. Continue reading Feasting At 5 Tasty North Carolina BBQ Joints!

Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s South Africa!

McDonald'sIn August 2022, we took an almost 3-week trip to Africa. During the trip, we visited 6 countries. Sadly, only one of them had a McDonald’s.

Luckily, there was a McDonald’s a short walk from our airport hotel. We visited McD’s for dinner the night we arrived as well as the following morning for breakfast. Continue reading Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s South Africa!

Food Review: Delicious Greasy Cheeseburgers From Dyer’s In Memphis!

Dyer'sAt the end of 2021, we headed to Memphis over winter break. Our list of things to do and eat was pretty long but there was one place I had to give a try.

I think I first heard about Dyer’s Burgers on a Food-TV show years back. If not, I definitely read about it in the burger bible, George Motz’s book Hamburger America. Continue reading Food Review: Delicious Greasy Cheeseburgers From Dyer’s In Memphis!