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Must Haves for an African Safari

Packing for a trip is always a struggle. Trying to look stylish yet also be comfortable without packing everything you own should be an Olympic event. And if that trip is an African safari, all bets are off (especially with the luggage weight restrictions!). We asked Style Coach Megan LaRussa Chenoweth for her must have… Read More >

One Country, Three Ways: South Africa

1 Country, 3 Ways: South Africa

Marketing Coordinator Austin Vollmer experienced the wonder of South Africa during a 2-week trip. She shares 3 ways to experience the magnificent country below.  When you think of South Africa, most people think of the amazing wildlife and safari drives in the “bush”. But after spending two weeks in this fabulously diverse country, I saw… Read More >

Mt. Kilimanjaro Packing List

Packing to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro seems about as overwhelming as the climb itself. At over 5700 meters (18,000 feet!), there’s no telling what you’ll need—and nowhere to get what you forgot. We asked Brownell Traveler Cathy Rhodes, who recently summited Africa’s highest peak, what under-the-radar items are absolute must-haves. Read her Mt. Kilimanjaro packing list… Read More >

45 Must See Places

With so many hotspots across the globe, it’s hard to name the must-sees that should make everyone’s bucket list. After much deliberation, we’ve whittled it down to Brownell’s 45 Must See Places. From the capitals of Europe to the mystical cities of the Far East, each city offers something unique for visitors. So what are… Read More >