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Africa’s Best Romantic Safari Adventures in 2017

Sharing Is Good<p>Picture yourself waking up to the sound of wilderness next to that special someone, spending the day crossing vast plains in the …

Adventure Travel

Best Safari and Beach Holidays in Africa

Shares 1<p>There is only one place on earth where you can find a perfect way to combine a relaxing vacation with an adventurous safari – the mysterious …

Africa

Planning a safari - a first-timers guide | Mowgli Adventures

A first-timers guide to planning a safari<p>Going on a safari isn’t like going on an average holiday. Spending time in the African bush is a unique …

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Luxury African Safari at Madikwe Safari Lodge

<i>“The romance of safari is a dream that I have returned to many times. It is an adventure, a world of refinement set against a rugged and powerful</i> …

Hotels

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK - ALL YOU NEED FOR A DIY SAFARI

A safari is a strange concept for those of us who live in Africa. We rather say we’re off to the bush. It is a privilege to live in Africa, even with …

National Parks

Essential camera gear for a wildlife safari | Mowgli Adventures

The right camera gear for a wildlife safari can get expensive but you don’t need to go overboard. With a good mid range camera and a few essentials, …

Cameras

How to experience the Great Wildebeest Migration

All your questions answered<p>You’ve seen the pictures, watched the videos and bucketlisted it a dozen times over. Now it’s time to make it happen. Get …

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Masai Mara Safari: How to Plan a Budget-Friendly Trip

Our Masai Mara safari…<p>…it was a safari like no other, way off in the middle of nowhere Kenya, in the low season with few other travelers around, and …

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How to See the Great Wildebeest Migration

Often hailed as one of the wonders of the natural world, Africa's great wildebeest migration is an incredible event to witness. Every year, more than …

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A Day in the Life at a Safari Lodge in South Africa

What is life like at a safari lodge in South Africa? We visited two lodges in the Greater Kruger area (Umlani and Klaserie Sands) and, like all …

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Family Safaris

Suggested Family Safaris<p><b>The following sample itineraries are an example of the kinds of personalised family safaris that our travel specialists can</b> …

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Africa

Our African safaris and tours destinations<p>Botswana<p>Experience the diversity of a Botswana safari, from the Kalahari to the beautiful Okavango Delta …

Africa

5 safari parks where you can see the Big 5

If you are planning an African safari and are keen to see the Big 5 (African buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion and rhino), not all the parks will …

Wildlife

Living in luxury in northern Tanzania

<b>When you’re on a budget in northern Tanzania, there are plenty of cheap and cheerful places to stay and you can have a fun, quality vacation sticking</b> …

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Visiting one of Africa’s natural wonders – Victoria Falls

Along with the Iguazu Falls at the border of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay; and Angel Falls in Venezuela, the Victoria Falls on the Zambezi river at …

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Into the wild at Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve

Love happened…the minute our 12-seater Safarilink aircraft landed at the Keekorok airstrip, in the Maasai Mara National Reserve. With no runway, no …

Wildlife

Timbavati risks tourist backlash to hunt a super tusker

Synecdoce is an interesting but seldom used word of Greek origin which means a part of some object or action which represents the whole. An example …

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Ready For Your Next Dream Trip? Plan a Journey Through Botswana

The journey to northern Botswana, home to some of the most spectacular safari camps in Africa, isn’t straightforward for many international travelers. More often it’s a string of planes, decreasing in size like so many Russian dolls, and enough stamps and badges to tire a Girl Scout.<p>Itineraries …

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how not to behave during a self-drive safari

<i>Written by Jessica Lohmann, Safari With Us</i><p><b>A self-drive safari is a wonderful and sometimes even spiritual experience. Observing wildlife in their own</b> …

Wildlife

Home on the range: Inside the life of a female safari ranger

In the 1850s, while on safari in Africa searching for the source of the Nile, the British explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton was lying in his tent when 200 Somali warriors attacked his camp. One of them speared Burton through the face. He escaped with the javelin still lodged in his head.<p>The story …

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African Safari Packing Guide For First Timers

It can be intimidating knowing what to pack for your first luxury African Safari because, well, it’s Africa. Do you take everything including the …

Clothing

17 Reasons to Visit Tanzania in 2017

Share the love!<p>This post may contain affiliate links<p>17 Reason to Visit Tanzania in 2017<p>Actually a Serengeti sunset that I snapped, but who’s counting?<p>…

The world's Top 5 big cat destinations

Emmy award-winning filmmakers and conservationists Dereck and Beverly Joubert pick their 5 favourite places to see big cats, including lions, tigers …

Wildlife

Here are some great destinations for wildlife lovers to mark World Wildlife Day

Today is World Wildlife Day, a day created by the UN to raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants. To help travellers get closer to nature and have awesome encounters with some of the planet’s most incredible wildlife, Booking.com has selected a round-up of the best destinations to …

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Luxury Eco Accommodation Offered on a Southern Africa Safari

<i>As ecotourism continues to grow worldwide, read below how Belmond was able to incorporate the building of their safari lodge with the surrounding</i> …

Going on Safari in Chobe National Park in Botswana

As we pulled in to our campsite at the Thebe River Lodge in the town of Kasane, Botswana, I could feel my excitement growing. Not necessarily for the …

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10 Reasons To Visit Magical Kenya

Africa seems to have captured my heart. My first taste of Africa was two years ago when I spent weeks exploring South Africa and I promised myself I …

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Experts Reveal: 39 Tips To Help You Plan The Most Amazing (And Affordable) Safari

, Women@Forbes<p>For years, the idea of going on an African safari was a pipe dream, something I thought I would do some day — when I won the lottery or cashed out my 401k. But when my husband was turning 40, he said his dream was to go to Africa. We scraped together our frequent flier miles (and our …

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10 Best African Sunsets on a Safari

<i>“Africa – You can see a sunset and believe you have witnessed the Hand of God”</i> – Jodi Picoult (American author). Thanks to Africa’s geographically …

South Africa

Top 10 Highlights of our Safari at Klaserie Sands, South Africa

Going on safari in South Africa exceeded all our expectations and is one of our favourite travel experiences ever. We saw a huge variety of wildlife, …

Wildlife