Yearly Archives: 2018

Photo Blog: The Water Birds of Sub-Saharan Africa

These are the ‘fisherfolk’ that form an integral part of the ecosystems in the wetland deltas, rivers and lakes of sub-Saharan Africa. Water birds are an important indicator of the health of water systems because their reliance on this habitat …

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2019 African Safari: Botswana vs Kenya

Both Botswana and Kenya have been voted among the best destinations to travel to in 2019 but how do you know which one is for you? Forbes has included Botswana and Kenya in their list of 19 Best Places to …

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Uganda: A Top Travel Destination in 2019

Uganda has been honoured with a cool spot in 2019 by National Geographic Traveller. According to National Geographic Traveller’s Cool List 2019, Uganda is one of “19 destinations set to hit the headlines in 2019”. From encountering mountain gorillas and …

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To Safari or Not? What our 2018 Clients Say

We’ve had a wonderful time on safari this year, and by the looks of their reviews, so have our guests. Here are some of them: My third excellent safari experience Stars: 5/5 Author: Sandra K (United States) Visited: September 2018 …

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Photoblog: 4 Reasons to go on Safari

With another year approaching, you might have reached that ‘Where to next?‘ moment. In a world with so many mind-blowing places to visit, deciding where to go and what to experience is always exciting, if not a little daunting! If …

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What is a Fly-in Safari?

“Gliders, sail planes, they’re wonderful flying machines. It’s the closest you can come to being a bird” – Neil Armstrong A fly-in safari takes you up into the sky in a light aircraft in order to transfer you from location …

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6 of Africa’s Weirdest (and Sometimes Dangerous) Wildlife

We dare you to read on about these sometimes dangerous, often scary and always fairly weird-looking creatures that belong to Africa. As Halloween gets ready to knock on our door, we give offer you a treat in the form of …

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Why Choose a Luxury Safari in Africa

It’s those little perks and creature comforts that make all the difference when you choose luxury over budget for your African safari. Travelling styles are almost as diverse as the landscapes of Africa. While some safari-enthusiasts enjoy roughing it in …

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Tips for Your First Safari

First-time safari goer? We answer all those questions you have (as well as those you haven’t yet thought of) about a safari in Africa. Whether you plan to go bundu-bashing in the South African bushveld, cruising along Botswana’s mighty Chobe …

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Baby Animals of the Maasai Mara

Warning: High risk of a melting heart due to cuteness overload! Having recently taken a photographic trip to the Maasai Mara National Park, Patrick Shah of Journeys Discovering Africa returned from Kenya with a handful of wonderful photographs of baby …

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