Booking my trip to Borneo and the Philippines with The Leap was easily the best decision I’ve ever made. I knew I wanted to travel with The Leap as my sister had previously gone to South Africa with them and had an absolutely amazing time. They make you feel safe and secure, providing brilliant guides… Read More


I can’t believe it’s been 2 weeks since the last update! Time has flown by, and while it feels like just yesterday that I had my first lemur encounter in the park, so very much has happend in between. The stunning scenery here never gets old-despite now being here for three weeks, I still manage… Read More


Going into week one of our Costa Rican service trip I don’t think anyone here knew what to expect.  When we all initially met most of us were all tired and sluggish from the long plane rides over.  However, we all woke up a little bit when we arrived at our camp and realized just… Read More


Time seems to have flown by this week! After a very sad farewell to the majority of the gaps in the early hours on Saturday morning the 7 of us remaining set off on our trip to Kruger ready for a weekend of camping in the bush. The journey there consisted of several horror stories… Read More


The group first met as a whole in Quito, some tired from long cross continental flights and early morning layovers in Bogota and others fresh from much shorter trips from North America.  Following an orientation and explanation of the places we are going to visit we spent the first weekend exploring Quito, a deceptively hilly and… Read More


We have officially arrived in Arusha and are beyond happy to be here. On Friday I landed in Kilimanjaro Airport along with about half of the leapers on this trip. Exhausted from jet lag, we all stumbled through the small airport beside the other adventurers we had flown with and made our way through customs… Read More