Posts Tagged ‘safari’
Five Botswana Safari Moments I’ll Never Forget [Photo Blog]
So there I was, on an overland adventure of a lifetime heading through Africa’s safari central – Botswana. I have never experienced such an abundance of natural beauty before. Every moment was simply a nature-lover’s bliss… 1. The Okavango Delta Venturing off into the Okavango Delta on nothing but a mokoro ...
South Africa on a Budget
South Africa is becoming an increasingly popular holiday destination, and as such the country’s tourism industry is booming, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to explore its depths on a budget. In fact, there are many ways you can keep costs down without compromising on seeing and experiencing ...
Top South Africa Luxury Lodges
Every year people flock to South Africa for an unforgettable safari experience, in the hopes that they’ll spot some of the world’s rarest and most incredible wildlife. However, if you are plagued with visions of sleeping rough in the bushveld then banish them now, for South Africa is home to ...
My First Safari Game Drive
I remember my first safari game drive. I was on my first overland trip in Africa at the time and we were a few days into the adventure. It was the day I got my first true taste of Africa. I’d arrived in Namibia and we were heading to Etosha ...
The History of the South African Safari
In recent years, safari holidays have become extremely popular, contributing to a surge in South Africa’s tourism industry. With many animal species entering the endangered list or becoming completely extinct, more and more people want to witness these rare and beautiful animals in their natural habitat – and safari holidays ...
My Masai Mara Safari Highlights
A virtual tour around the Masai Mara (Kenya) in +/- 20 minutes. As you’re about to find out, the park is very rich in wildlife and the setting is just pure beauty! Totally recommended if you get a chance! Enjoy!
Best Safari Honeymoon Destinations in Africa
When considering honeymoon destinations in Africa, there are really only two places worth your time. One: Namibia, is a starkly beautiful wilderness of bleached grasses and blazing sunsets. The other, Tanzania, is a richly diverse landscape with everything from cool, airy mountains to hot desert plateaus. But where among these ...
Top 3 Activities on a Botswana Safari
Botswana is one of the most unique destinations in Africa to take a safari. Its appeal lies within the fact that you can enjoy an authentic wilderness experience whilst staying in luxurious accommodation. The quality of guiding in Botswana is excellent and the activities available rival any country in Africa. ...
Go Crazy About Kenya – An Interview with Pepe Haze
Crazy About Kenya is a website featuring a group of talented musicians and artists from Africa’s wildlife capital. Earlier this year, the grassroots URL was nominated for a Travolution award under the category of Best Travel Information Website and Acacia Africa, the tour operator behind the project, regularly publicizes Nairobi ...
A Touch of Mpumalanga Magic
It’s 6am and I’m sitting in a small queue of assorted cars and bakkies at the Phabeni gate of the Kruger National Park waiting for South Africa’s flagship national park to open for business. In the back of my bakkie are two excited children, in the passenger seat an excited ...