Posts Tagged ‘safari tips’
How to Save on Safaris
If you’re planning an African safari adventure and have looked into the cost, there’s a fair chance this may have deterred you. But it shouldn’t. Companies such as Wonga South Africa can provide short-term loans if you’re looking to organise the trip of a lifetime, but it’s a good idea ...
Things Not to Forget to Take on Your African Safari
There’s no doubt that taking an African safari could be the most thrilling adventure of your life. Between the gorgeous natural scenery and exotic wildlife, you and your loved ones would certainly make unforgettable memories on a Botswana or Tanzania Safari. However, taking precautions is critical in enjoying your African ...
Top 10 Tips for a Great Trip to the Red Sea
Are you planning a holiday in the Red Sea? Most travelers head here in search of sun and relaxation, but the region offers much more than just that. If you want to make the most of your trip to the Red Sea, take note of the following recommendations. 1. Shop ...
Safari Tips and Tools – The Best of the Best
A special list of some of the best safari tips, tools and resources AfricaFreak has to offer.
IFAW Tips: Planning a Wildlife-Friendly African Safari
Planning a Safe and Sustainable Safari As summer approaches, thousands of people will plan vacations to Africa, with a majority of them hoping to see majestic creatures like lions, elephants, and gazelles in their natural habitat. However, an increase in tourism means that the welfare of these animals could also ...
What Makes a Safari Camp Special?
Doing what I do for a living means that I am constantly asked what my favourite safari camp is, and what makes any one camp or lodge special. It’s always such a difficult question to answer, because there are SO many wonderful places out there in the “Dark” continent offering ...
Safari Booking, 4 Essential Steps
The preparation and research which go into booking an African safari is exciting, but can also sometimes be time-consuming, confusing and stressful. The steps leading up to the booking of a safari are not always clear, and first-time potential safari-goers may become overwhelmed with the amount of information available as ...
How to Pack Clever for your African Safari
It’s the eternal battle for safari-goers the world over – what to pack, what to leave behind and whether to unpack once you get where you’re going or just live out of your bag… There is no easy solution, and the term “emotional baggage” is very apt because it’s a ...
The Ultimate African Safari Packing List
Today’s guest post is from Ziara Safaris, a Kenya safaris tour operator that specialises in custom and private trips around all of the major National Parks and Game Reserves. This will most certainly be the first article of a long series…so stay tuned for other exciting tips in the near ...
Tips for Planning an African Safari Vacation
Guest Post by Rob Reed. Calling an African safari your “vacation” is a pretty huge understatement. A trip of such magnitude usually ranks right around “climbing Mt. Everest” and “boating down the Amazon” on the “do it before I die” lists of our planet’s most adventurous souls. A vacation is ...