Tanzania on a Shoestring: 3 Day Safari for Travellers on a Budget

Tanzanian Safari holidays are constantly rated as one of the best travel experiences in the world, but with a price tag of around $500 USD for an overnight stay in luxury game reserves in the Serengeti, they are not within everyone’s reach… Why is the price so high? Well, there are many reasons why your…

The Maasai of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area

I’ll never forget my first meeting with a Maasai… While withdrawing cash from an ATM in Arusha, the gateway to Mount Kilimanjaro and the Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania, a swathe of red fabric caught my eye, and I turned to see an impossibly tall Maasai tribesman in full traditional dress withdrawing money from the machine…

Friday’s Photoshoot: Sand Safari’s in Sossusvlei Namibia

It might not be your ‘typical’ safari, but a sand safari in the magnificent dunes of Sossusvlei in Namibia is an amazing experience! Due to being one of the most arid landscapes on earth, there is not a huge amount of wildlife to be seen here in the world’s oldest desert, but there’s every chance…

South African Safari Lodges: Virtually Sold Out from December to March!

If you are thinking about booking a South African Safari Holiday this winter, you need to be quick! Accommodation bookings are at an all-time high in Cape Town, the Garden Route, and the world-famous Kruger National Park for this winter, and if you are planning on a last-minute break, you could find your hotel and…

Having a Laugh with Hyenas in the Serengeti

If there is one creature you are almost guaranteed to see during your Serengeti Safari, it would have to be the Hyena, also referred to as the ‘scavenger’ of the Serengeti Plains. Hardy beasts that prefer to dine on the leftovers of other predators, rather than catching their own, Spotted Hyenas will eat just about…

10 Photos That Will Make You Want to Go on Safari This Winter

Summer may be upon us, but winter is just around the corner, and if you are looking for a special trip to finish off the year, it could be time to book your dream African Safari Holiday.  Perfect for singles, couples, families, and even smaller groups, safaris combine awe-inspiring animal activities with plenty of relaxation…

Ngorongoro Crater Safaris: The Perfect Addon to Your Kilimanjaro Expedition

A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Africa, the Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest unbroken caldera that homes some 30,000 animals including Lions, Elephants, Buffalos, Hyenas and rare Black Rhino. The perfect destination for an African Safari Holiday, the Ngorongoro Crater nestles between the Serengeti and Arusha (the…

Safari Zimbabwe: The Wilderness Collection

The perfect destination for those who are looking to combine an exhilarating safari holiday with a trip to the majestic Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe is fast becoming one of Africa’s most popular safari destinations with intrepid travellers who are looking for something a little bit different. A relative newcomer in the world of safari destinations, Zimbabwe…

Take an African Safari: It’s Elephantastic!

There are many reasons to visit Africa, with safaris being one of them, and if you dream of seeing elephants thriving in their natural habitat, this is one place in the world where you are virtually guaranteed to see them. African elephants are not shy, and over the years they have become immune to safari…

Damaraland Camp: A Wilderness Retreat for Self-Drive Adventurers

There are some fantastic accommodations to choose from in Namibia, and if you are planning a self-drive adventure to some of the country’s more remote areas such as Damaraland, it is essential that you plan your route carefully and book your lodge in advance. Accommodations in this part of the world are few and far…