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Where to See Elephant in Africa

Gigantic but graceful, gentle but destructive; the African elephant is a fascinating creature and arguably Africa’s most iconic animal. From stories like the Jungle Book to Dumbo, elephants have been a part of our childhood tales and collective imaginations for …

Photo Blog: Winter Wonderland in Southern Africa

Photo © Mfuwe Lodge A winter wonderland in Southern Africa might not involve snow or Christmas trees, but it offers a myriad of other delights to be enjoyed by travellers. As we head towards the middle of the year, the …

Cultural Safaris in Africa

Africa’s iconic wildlife and landscapes are often the focus of a safari itinerary, however, there is much more to this continent just waiting to be explored. The idea of a cultural safari is often misunderstood. It can bring to mind …

Where to See Rhinos in Africa

On March 20th, the world said goodbye to Sudan, the last male northern white rhino. This loss of such a special life is a tragic reminder of how critically endangered rhinos are. Due to poaching and habitat-loss, rhinos can now …

Photo Blog: Monkey Business on Safari

With their human-like characteristics, cheeky personalities, and seemingly endless energy, monkeys are natural entertainers and always make for fascinating sightings while on safari. Uganda is primate country. While great apes like chimpanzees and mountain gorillas may be one of the …

The Sustainable Safari: Eco-Friendly and Ethical

With travellers becoming more and more aware of the negative impact that tourism can have on natural and cultural environments, Sustainable Travel has never been more popular. WHAT IS SUSTAINABLE TRAVEL? According to the World Tourism Organization, the term ‘Sustainable …

Where to see Leopards in Africa

Masters of camouflage and stealth, leopards are the most elusive of the Big Five and are notoriously difficult to spot while on safari. The undeniable beauty, visible strength and feline grace of leopards, combined with their sneaky ability to avoid …

Photo Blog: 5 Photos That Will Make You Fall in Love with Kenya

Arguably the most iconic and revered safari destination in Africa, Kenya is a microcosm of Africa and offers a truly authentic African safari experience. From world-famous safari parks, such as the Masai Mara and Amboseli National Park, to troves of …

Safari for the Soul

Photo © Garonga Safari Camp “There is something about safari life that makes you forget all your sorrows and feel as if you had drunk half a bottle of champagne – bubbling over with heartfelt gratitude for being alive” – …

Where to see lions in Africa

Worldwide symbols of power, courage, and strength, seeing wild lions while on safari is a privilege, but not a guarantee. Aptly named the ‘King of Beasts’, lions are an iconic African wildlife species and are often high up on many …