Elephants, Hippos, and Rhinos – Oh My!

Facts you Probably Didn’t Know About These Fascinating Creatures One of the most captivating aspects of embarking on an African safari is the once in a lifetime opportunity to behold magnificent wildlife in a raw natural setting.  The Serengeti invites you to enjoy the visual splendor of Earth’s largest land mammal – elephants. Weighing between 2.5 to 7 tons, a male elephants is roughly the same mass as an average school bus. You might catch a glimpse of elephants...
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Premier Tours Featured in Prestigious 2014 Wendy Perrin WOW List

Premier Tours Featured in Prestigious 2014 Wendy Perrin WOW List; CEO Julian Harrison Designated “Trusted Travel Expert” for Southern Africa Philadelphia, PA – October 15, 2014 – Premier Tours, a leading African travel and tour firm, today announced it has been featured as a “Trusted Travel Expert” in the prestigious 2014 Wendy Perrin WOW List for tourism in Southern Africa. Ms. Perrin lauded Premier Tours CEO Julian Harrison for his expertise in tours ranging from...
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The No 1 Ladies Detective Agency

Botswana in popular culture: A glimpse into the captivating setting of Alexander McCall Smith’s novel “The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency”

Literature aficionados should be familiar with Scottish author Alexander McCall Smith’s series of novels, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency. Part of this compelling book’s appeal is its captivatingly raw setting in Botswana’s capital Gaborone. The protagonist, Mma Precious Ramotswe, is special due to being the first female private investigator in Botswana. This novel cleverly elucidates the stark juxtaposition of women in traditional and revolutionary occupational...
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luxury african safari picnic

The Luxury Lodge-Based Safari Experience

Like many safari-goers, you’ve decided to unwind with a serenely unique luxury African safari experience. A stay at a luxury lodge is undoubtedly the most popular safari style thanks to the relaxed and easygoing atmosphere of your chosen safari getaway paradise. Many lodges consist of stone chalets, thatch-roof huts, rondavels, or large suite styled tents. Take comfort in the fact that all luxury lodges have hot and cold running water, flush toilets, toiletries, laundry...
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