How to Plan a Safari in Africa

Hot to plan a safari

Planning an African safari can be a daunting task. Even when you use the advice of a good tour agent, it isn’t easy to make certain decisions. We’ve been on over 30 safaris in Africa and are often asked for advice. There are several key points to consider when planning your safari. You should determine where …

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Africa’s Big Five • Animals to Spot on Safari

The Big Five Animals

Seeing the big five animals in Africa is an exhilarating experience. We got our first glimpse of Africa’s mighty animals in Kruger National Park. An elephant herd walked in front of our vehicle on our first day on safari and we knew every sighting after that would be amazing. The elephant is one of the …

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A Dependable Serengeti Safari Packing Checklist

Sunsets in the Serengeti

A safari in the Serengeti is unlike any other wildlife experience on earth. When you come to Tanzania to see some of Africa’s best animals you want to make sure you dress the part. After all, I doubt anyone wants to experience the wildebeest migration wearing a winter coat or sunburnt because they forgot the perfect safari …

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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 being one of the greatest …

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Five African National Parks to Visit Before You Die

African National Parks

To go on safari is one of life’s greatest experiences.  Those fortunate enough to enjoy the pleasure of spending time in the bush are enchanted by nature’s greatest wildlife spectacle. It is here the circle of life is on full view. Life in Africa is a constant struggle. It is raw and wild.  Anyone involved …

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Hwange National Park Safari Guide: All You Need to Know

Hwange National Park

Bordering Botswana, Hwange National Park is Zimbabwe’s largest national park and covers an area of 14,600km². Its massive size leads to varying landscape, game, and wild bush. The park moves from desert scrubs on the edge of the Kalahari in the south, to granite hills and woodlands filled with mopane and teak in the North. …

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Ultimate Safari Guide to Kafue National Park in Zambia

Kafue National Park

At almost 22,500 so km, Kafue National Park is the largest national park in Zambia and one of the biggest in the world. The park’s landscape ranges from the dense riverine forest along the banks of the Kafue River to wide open plains. Safari-goers stand a good chance of sighting lions and leopards, and even …

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Wildlife in Africa: 10 Unforgettable Experiences to Have

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. Wildlife Experiences to Have in Africa 1.) Swim …

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