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…

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…

Zambezi River Safari: Who Needs the Bush!

One of our most memorable moments on a recent trip to Victoria Falls, was our sunset safari along the mighty Zambezi River. A spectacular river that crosses some six countries as it winds its way from central Africa to the Indian ocean, the Zambezi is magical, mystical, and every bit as magnificent as you imagine…

A Typical 3 Day Safari in Kruger National Park

No trip to South Africa would be complete without a safari, and if you would like to get up close and personal with Africa’s Big 5 (that’s Elephant, Leopard, Rhino, Lion and Water Buffalo to you and me!), then one of the best places to do so is Kruger National Park. One of South Africa’s…

Friday’s Photoshoot: Safari in Hwange National Park Zimbabwe

Hwange National Park is one of Zimbabwe’s greatest treasures, and if you are looking for a unique safari experience in 2016, this impressive game reserve, just a short hop from Victoria Falls Airport, should be right up there at the top of your Safari Bucket List. The largest national park in Zimbabwe, Hwange boasts a…