The 20 Best African Lodges For The Trip Of Your Dreams

African Lodges

We traveled for one full year across Africa. Across empty beaches in Mozambique, dry deserts in Namibia, and the plains of the Serengeti. Dusty days in Masai Mara and Serengeti lead to the most spectacular sunsets as the sun-kissed the earth and an explosion of color would burst into the … Read More

15 Things to Know Before You Travel in Mozambique

Mozambique Travel

One of our favorite experiences in life has been to travel in Mozambique. It’s thought we’ve had plenty of time to think about as every person loves to ask us what our favorite country once they learn we’ve been to nearly a hundred countries. When we set out to travel … Read More

15 Things We’ve Learned From Overlanding Africa

overlanding Africa

It has been a long time since we sat naively in Europe contemplating the idea of an Africa overland trip. Now 12 African nations, 25,000 miles, and zero flat tires later it’s a time for reflection on just what I have learned from overlanding Africa. We’ll never forget the days we spent … Read More

20 Africa Travel Tips to Help You Prepare for an Epic Trip

Africa Travel Tips

There really isn’t anything quite like traveling around Africa. From the interesting cultures to the copious wildlife and mesmerizing landscapes traveling Africa is sure to captivate your heart. I cried the day I had to leave this wonderful continent, but getting used to traveling Africa sure wasn’t a walk in … Read More

29 Ethical Wildlife Tourism Experiences to Take Part In

Whale Shark Diving in Mozambique

We’re often asked about what ethical wildlife experiences around the world we support. Nowadays there are so many unethical operations exploiting animals for profit it can be confusing for tourists. We never want to see anyone mistakenly end up in questionable wildlife encounter so we spent some time researching and … Read More

Buying a Car in South Africa and Being Undesirable

Buying a car in Africa

So, the big announcement is out! We are officially driving across Africa in “Charlie,” our newest addition to The World Pursuit family. The 1989 Land Cruiser is awesome! He is a workhorse, a 4×4 Tonka trunk equipped with a bush bar, roof rack, and pull out drawers. However, buying a … Read More

These 10 Lodges are Supporting Ecotourism in Africa

Kafue National Park, Zambia

Ecotourism in Africa is big business. Each year safari operators, vendors, and lodges assess how they can continue to improve sustainability. It’s likely one of the few industries that value the environment. As the concern over global warming only increases it’s a relief to find an industry that strives to … Read More

23 Portraits of Happiness From Around Africa

people of africa

  “There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.”– Robert Frank – “Weren’t you scared driving around Africa?” “Did people try to hurt you?” “How did you communicate over in Africa?“ These are all questions we receive time and time again about our travels. However, … Read More

10 Unforgettable Wildlife Experiences To Have In Africa

Vultures

Africa may fall short of a few things for visitors, but mind-blowing wildlife experiences it not one of them. After a year on the continent, we lost count the number of times we were left speechless. Here are our top ten wildlife experiences to enjoy in Africa. 10 Unforgettable Wildlife … Read More