Stay in Africa Until You Reach Home

After teaching children in Rusinga Island, Kenya the meaning of love, a call came to return to the woman who taught me what love is. I was able to make it back to the US in time for a final few hugs with my greatest inspiration before returning to Africa with a new guardian angel. Continue reading Stay in Africa Until You Reach Home

Our Friend Luca - Volunteering in Rusinga Island Kenya - by Anika Mikkelson - Miss Maps - www.MissMaps.com

Our Friend Luca : Volunteering in Rusinga Island, Kenya

A small island village on Lake Victoria, Rusinga has seen its share of hardships and welcomed volunteers like Luca: an idol, an inspiration, a giver, a lifeline, and a friend. During four months, he provided more to the Kenyan island than anyone could’ve imagined. Continue reading Our Friend Luca : Volunteering in Rusinga Island, Kenya

Experiencing Life in Rural Estonia - by Anika Mikkelson - Miss Maps - www.MissMaps.com

Experiencing Life in Rural Estonia

What’s it like to live in Estonia’s Countryside? It’s like inhaling to fill your lungs with gold, while exhaling to breathing out the big city’s toxins. Rather than run for a television remote, children let loose and run in the rain, ride bikes, climb trees and build their own toys from Dad’s scrap wood. CLICK TO EXPERIENCE life in Rural Estonia! Continue reading Experiencing Life in Rural Estonia