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Sibling rivalry between Pel’s fishing owls

Two Pel’s fishing owls are spotted in Kaingo Camp but a sibling rivalry means that only one baby can survive.

Leopard picks off warthog piglets

Drew Abrahamson captures a mother leopard encounter with a family of warthog as she teaches her cubs the art of the kill.

12 tips on bird photography

Bird photography can be the most challenging of all wildlife photography. Here iCapture Photo Safaris gives 12 things to think about when photographing birds!

10 really easy ways to get involved this Earth Hour

Here are 10 simple ways to make a difference this Earth Hour on 19 March.

Elephant’s Eye, Hwange – a lodge for the bucket list!

A special escape to the eco African haven that is Elephant’s Eye lodge in Hwange.

Why you won’t tire of the Waterberg

Safari highlights and magnificent sunsets from the Ant Collection in the Waterberg Game Reserve.

Ntsikeni Nature Reserve – a little-known gem

Nestled amongst the mountains in the foothills of the Drakensberg lies Ntsikeni Nature Reserve, an area of unique natural beauty and tranquility.

By the gap of a whisker – quality time with Hwange’s cheetah

Have you ever been so fixed on a particular far-off object that you failed to notice an opportunity right under your nose? This morning I was watching two cheetah brothers [...]

The secret life of a Wilderness housekeeper

You get back from a game drive covered in dust and sweat, open the door to your tent and voila, it’s just as it was the day you arrived – [...]

A tiny truck to remember

Out of the tall grass they emerged, with swaying gaits and thirsty upheld trunks. The arrival of these beautiful pachyderms was so in tune with the peaceful atmosphere and the [...]

Baeti Maheta – a legendary character of the Delta

Baeti Moheta is the airstrip manager in Wilderness Safaris Kwedi Concession, on the northernmost boundary of Botswana’s Okavango Delta. An incredibly lush myriad waterways and floodplains teem with wildlife, making [...]

Six things I learnt at Kalahari Plains

Kalahari Plains Camp is situated in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, which supports a unique semi-desert ecosystem giving guests a chance to see sought-after species such as cheetah, aardvark, brown [...]

A very big Christmas gift in the Kalahari!

I sat at the breakfast table looking out over the Kalahari sandveld, enjoying a strawberry and chocolate muffin and thinking about how strange it felt to be so far from [...]