In this May 18, 2013 photo provided by Amy Russell, of Manchester, Conn., Russell, left, and walking partner Aaron Tharp, rear second from left, pose for a photo in northern Kenya with

 

              In this May 18, 2013 photo provided by Amy Russell, of Manchester, Conn., Russell, left, and walking partner Aaron Tharp, rear second from left, pose for a photo in northern Kenya with
In this May 18, 2013 photo provided by Amy Russell, of Manchester, Conn., Russell, left, and walking partner Aaron Tharp, rear second from left, pose for a photo in northern Kenya with a guide, right, they called "Grandpa" and the family they stayed with in a small village that night, as they traveled through lion territory during a trek across Africa. Due to health problems and political unrest in her planned destination of Egypt, Russell, founder of the charity Walking4Water, ended her trek across Africa, six months and 2,000 miles earlier than planned. (AP Photo/Amy Russell)