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June 14th 2024  |   Travel, Unique Experiences, Miscellaneous  |  by   Francis Naumann
Singita Explore sundowners, Grumeti, Tanzania 

Mobile safaris are the original and most authentic way to experience Africa’s wilderness.  The luxury they offer lies in the access to expanses of exquisite private habitat, totally private wildlife viewing, and a real sense of adventure. They range in style from the very simple to astonishingly comfortable.  Try one ... Read more

June 3rd 2024  |   Botswana, Countries, Unique Experiences, Miscellaneous  |  by   Francis Naumann

This is a safari where action and adventure meet. The first cycling safari of its kind in the Okavango Delta, you’ll get to explore the ancient elephant paths that have shaped the Botswana landscape for centuries, by bike. With two professional cycling safari guides, one at the front and one ... Read more

May 31st 2024  |   Conservation Safaris, Wildlife Safaris, Unique Experiences  |  by   Emily Tetley

Embarking on a safari is a thrilling adventure, a chance to witness the majestic beauty of wildlife in their natural habitats.  By choosing to go on safari you are not just investing in an unforgettable experience, a percentage of the cost of your holiday goes into the communites, conservation and ... Read more

May 28th 2024  |   Conservation Safaris, Miscellaneous  |  by   Amelia

'Eco' and 'conservation' are big words in the safari industry right now, with camps and lodges keenly aware of the need to protect the delicate environments in which they operate.  There are myriad interesting schemes on the ground - the following is just a small snapshot of some that have ... Read more

May 24th 2024  |   Primate Safaris, Unique Experiences, Rwanda  |  by   Lizzy Wilding

We organsied a holiday for Lizzy and Ian to Rwanda in January. Here they share their incredible journey of discovery. Beyond gorilla trekking: exploring Rwanda's rich culture and wildlife “Visit Rwanda” the adverts encouraged - many of our friends questioned why we were even thinking of travelling to this tiny ... Read more

May 22nd 2024  |   Botswana, Family Safaris, Riding Safaris, Kenya, Wildlife Safaris, Countries, Experiences, South Africa, Tanzania  |  by   Alice Gully

Many of Africa’s most famous riding safaris cater for experienced riders aged 16 and over, but for families wishing to travel with younger children, there’s still plenty of choice – and excitement. Here’s our pick of the best African family riding holiday for adult beginner riders and children under 14. ... Read more

May 17th 2024  |   Family Safaris, Conservation Safaris, Kenya, Wildlife Safaris, Travel, Unique Experiences, South Africa  |  by   Robyn Wauchope

Embarking on a family safari is exciting and exhilarating and watching your children’s first encounter with wildlife is a wonderful experience. There are many layers to a safari beyond pure wildlife viewing with opportunities to delve deeper and learn about local communities, culture, and conservation.  A conservation-focused holiday in Africa ... Read more

May 15th 2024  |   Tanzania  |  by   Jo Ainscough

Our trip started in the huge Ruaha National Park; the second largest park in Tanzania (with Nyerere, formerly Selous Game Reserve, being the largest). The number of visitors annually is similar to the number that visit Serengeti in just a single day. We enjoyed three nights at the fantastic Kigelia ... Read more

May 3rd 2024  |   Riding Safaris, Unique Experiences  |  by   Lucinda Crawford

We have been organising epic riding safaris to Africa for over 25 years and pride ourselves on tailoring the perfect riding holiday for our clients. Lucinda, Jo, Alice and Francis are all confident riders and have a wealth of experience and knowledge of riding in Africa.  You can’t beat cantering ... Read more

April 30th 2024  |   Interviews, Experiences, Miscellaneous  |  by   Katy Duncan

The diverse natural beauty of Africa offers the perfect canvas to create incredible, inspiring, and captivating artwork, with vast desert landscapes and lush rainforests, mighty mountains and immense open plains, lion, leopard, zebra, and elephant; the scenery and wildlife encounters are bountiful and varied. We asked some of our favourite ... Read more