A Timeline for Planning Your African Safari

You should start planning your safari in the same way as you would for any type of trip. Research books and read travel guides about your particular regions of interest. Get inspired and remember that deciding which areas to visit and choosing which safari operator will be...
Colors of the Desert of Namibia

See the Driest of all African places at Skeleton Coast National Park in Namibia

Namibia is one of Southern Africa’s most charming regions given it’s home to a myriad of natural wonders. Foremost of these natural wonders is the Namib Desert, one of the oldest and driest deserts worldwide. Here, you can experience rare desert species and unparalleled...
Safari considerations for older travelers or those with disabilities

Safari Considerations for People With Disabilities and Older Travelers

The natural delights Africa has to offer extend to a wide range of travelers of all ages and levels of physical fitness. The most important piece of advice to remember if you’re an older traveler or if you have a disability is to carefully plan your safari itinerary so you can...

Why Kenya is an Ideal Destination for a Family Safari

Kenya is a superb African destination thanks to the diverse array of activities it has to offer families. This country boasts a plentiful population of elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros for your family to behold. Additionally, children of all ages are welcome at...
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Delectable South African Safari Fare and Regional Culinary Specialties

Immersing yourself in regional cuisine during your safari is more than simply eating a meal – it is a complete cultural experience & is an essential feature of any luxury tours south africa. Most prices at safari lodges include all meals and game viewing. So prep your palette...
south africa lodge safari stargazing

Star Gazing in the Wild

Taking a break from the hustle and bustle of city life to gaze in awe at the wondrous African night sky is a truly enchanting and rewarding life experience you should consider adding to the itinerary of your next South Africa lodge safari. It shouldn’t be that hard to find a...
Kruger National Park

Spotlight on South Africa’s Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park is renowned worldwide for being one of Africa’s most prominent and largest game reserves. Spanning a vast area of 7,722 square miles, this massive national park is around the size of the state of New Jersey, making it one of the largest parks across the...
african wildlife watching dos donts

Wildlife Watching Do’s and Don’ts

African Wildlife Watching Do’s and Don’ts It is imperative that you observe general African wildlife safety and respect guidelines during your African Safari vacation. The following precautions will ensure a pleasant game viewing experience. Do not ever try to pose...

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...
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...
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