I have applied for a job opportunity working with large carnivores in Kenya. It is going to be insanely competetive but who knows... I might land it. I have never traveled off the continent and am thus looking for advice from those who have.
I was going to say the exact same thing. Definitely get your shots if you decide to travel. It would be far far better to have the preventative dose than to have a casual encounter with the wrong mosquito that gives you bouts of misery for the rest of your life. But hey why not try for a dream job. Just imagine if you actually got it!
Also don't forget to apply and get your passport if you don't have one already. I have heard that the back up on them at times can be real bad and the fee that you are charged to expidite it is way too much.
There is something about the look and feel of a bolt action rifle with a walnut stock that pleases me. Call me old fashioned, but the character of the rifle I choose to own is equally as important to me as how that rifle performs.
I’ll be the first to admit that the lack of weight in a carbon fiber stock is awfully nice when chasing elk in high country and that any synthetic could help a bit when mother natured decides to rain on your parade. My own preference, however, is to...