Tag Archives: journeys discovering Africa

2020 Travel: Top Safari Destinations in Southern Africa

International leaders in tourism have spoken and named these two Southern African countries, with their various wilderness regions, top safari destinations for 2020 travel. With a new year (and decade!) come exciting new travel trends to help you set your …

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4 Top Luxury Lodges for a Rwanda Mountain Gorillas Safari

The spotlight is shining bright on Rwanda as a major mountain gorillas safari destination with luxury lodges and camps amidst the emerald forests of East Africa. A string of seven peaks covered in dense forest and mist, Volcanoes National Park …

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Photo Blog: The Baby Animals of Africa

Because who doesn’t love a good dose of cute baby animals! These images by our Director, Patrick Shah, are accompanied by special quotes about the critical importance of wildlife conservation both for the present and future generations. Our hope for the …

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African Parks: Celebrating Leaders in African Wildlife Conservation

An incredible organisation devoted to African wildlife conservation, African Parks deserves to be recognised, appreciated and celebrated for their continued work in various parks and reserves across the continent. African Parks (AP) is a non-governmental organisation that works collaborates with …

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Kalahari: A Top Travel Destination in 2020

National Geographic has released its list of the best trips to take in 2020 and the expansive Kalahari Desert in Southern Africa has made the grade. The appeal of the!Ae!Hai Kalahari Heritage Park, according to National Geographic, is that you …

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Photo Blog: Celebrating Africa’s Big Cats

Africa’s big cats, the lion, leopard and cheetah, are the continent’s three largest feline hunters and are the animals which almost always draw a ‘gasp’ from an impressed crowd when sighted. All three of Africa’s big cats are classified as …

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3 Top Safari Honeymoon Destinations in Southern Africa

Escape to the tranquility and remote wilderness of the bush with your loved one for a safari honeymoon in any of these romantic destinations in Southern Africa. Southern Africa is a treasure trove of luxury, romantic safari destinations that will have …

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Photo Blog: Who are Africa’s Ugly 5?

Which animals make up Africa’s Ugly 5 and are they all deserving of such an unfortunate title? The cackling hyena Whether you’ve watched the Lion King of the 1990′s or the recent remake, the commonality in both are the devilish …

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Where to See Africa’s Big 5

Come on a Big 5 safari in one of these outstanding wildlife areas in Africa’s vast wilderness.  Rhino (both black and white), leopard, lion, buffalo and elephant were first crowned the Big 5 by game hunters who found these animals …

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What is a Responsible Safari?

It’s an important question and one we get asked often. Choosing a responsible safari means doing travelling with respect for the people and environment within your chosen destination of travel. Tourism is a trillion dollar industry and accounts for roughly …

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