Our Entire Africa Travel Story • What We Never Shared

Back in 2016, we had an urge to travel around Africa. We didn’t want to just visit one or two countries, or hop on an overland tour. We wanted to travel Africa ourselves and see what it was really like. So we bought a truck in South Africa, and traveled … Read More

Our Accommodation Across Africa + Full Route and Itinerary

Kasanka Camp Site

In 2016, we flew to South Africa with no plans, ended up buying a truck and overlanding across the African continent for a year. We had little to no idea what we were doing then, but to this day it remains are biggest adventure. We frequently continue to get asked … 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

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

Where to Have the Best Safari in Southern Africa?

Best Safari in Southern Africa

Deciding on the best place to go on safari can be a difficult decision. I remember when we first landed in Africa and we just simply went to what we thought was the closest national park to Johannesburg. That happened to be Kruger National Park, and self-driving it ended up … Read More

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

Africa Travel Tips

Traveling to Africa? There really isn’t anything quite like traveling around the continent. 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 … Read More

40+ AFRICAN SAFARI ANIMALS TO SEE + Where to See Them!

The romance of a wildlife safari is unmistakable. It had long been about the hunt of the animals for the rich and adventurous back in the day, but with growing appreciation of conservation, the idea has shifted. Safari in this day and age is about preserving the land and its … Read More

How to Check a Canoe Safari in Africa Off Your Bucket List

A canoe Safari in Africa

We sat on an island in the middle of the Zambezi River having arrived via canoe. Behind us, something stirred in the bushes, with a quick flash of my torch I could see the bull elephant keeping a watchful eye on our camp. We turned back to our conversation, lest … Read More

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