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How to pack for children on safari the ultimate winter packing list…

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The most memorable dining experience (Thanks to ‘Uncle Bob’)

A memorable bush dining experience to top off our guests stay at Ruckomechi Camp is always a date with Chef Bob Dzawanda, aka Uncle Bob.

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15 Questions with Keith Vincent Wilderness Safaris CEO

Find out about Wilderness CEO Keith Vincent, his favourite travel memories, and why he doesn’t go to the beach.

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Vumbura Plains Managers Reach for the Skies

Vumbura Plains managers recently tested the guest hot-air balloon experience to ensure it delivers on our promise to valued guests…

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Rediscovering the Busanga Plains

Mike and Marian share some of their incredible sightings from Zambias Busanga Plains.

Walking Chief’s Island, Okavango Delta, Botswana

A trip of a lifetime in the Okavango Delta – buffalo on foot, elephants playing in the water and a birdwatchers’ paradise.

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The Best Start to a Safari

Marian and Mikes adventure begins as they make their way by plane and boat to Shumba Camp in Zambias Kafue National Park…

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Discover the Lure of Winter at Toka Leya

Marian Myers reflects on some of the reasons to love winter at Toka Leya…

Trip Report: Exclusive Amboseli & Tsavo 2016 | Amboseli

Amboseli. A destination which conjures up iconic images of elephant herds set in front of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, barren open plans and perhaps even the occasional dust devil. The problem [...]

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Zambezi Staff Experience a Day in the Life at Jabulani

Wilderness Safaris staff experience a day in the life of some of the students and community members at the Jabulani Primary School and Jabulani Community Village in Zambia.

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Saving Iconic Okavango Tree Specimens From Certain Death

In a recent fire at Vumbura Plains five of our majestic jackalberries trees were burned to the point that we were not sure if they would survive. Casting our doubts [...]

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The Elephant That Captured My Heart

Read the wonderful story of Ruckomechis favourite elephant…

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Could This Be The Luckiest Camera Trap Ever

We couldnt quite believe the footage from this camera trap caught over a 36- hour period. You will be amazed at these wildlife photographs

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Keeping up with the lions of the Busanga Plains

Isaac Kalio updates us on some of his recent lion and other predator sightings in the Busanga Plains…

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Behind the Bike with Petru Ebersohn Tour de Tuli Cyclist Leader

Read our interview with Petru Ebersohn to find out about her role as a female cyclist leader on this years Nedbank Tour de Tuli mountain bike event.

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A Great Zimbabwean

The events of 13 June 2016 on the Linkwasha Concession will never be forgotten by a fortunate few. Here I will try and describe them for all who appreciate the [...]

Dreaming of Mana Pools

I daily browse through my image library in search of content to share, and often find myself dreaming about returning to all of the beautiful places I’ve been fortunate to [...]

Voices of Botswana: Xigera’s smiling chef

By Roxanne Reid. During our five-week adventure in Botswana we met many interesting people, from knowledgeable guides to chefs, barmen, camp managers and others working in tourism, as well as [...]

The Safari Bug

The safari bug. Anyone that has travelled to Africa knows of this terribly infectious disease. It sneaks up on you and bites you when you least expect it.  Yet, the [...]

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Vumbura Guide Ike Shares his Thrilling Pangolin Sighting

You never know what you might find when you revisit an area… Vumbura Guide Ike shares his story of discovering a rare sighting while looking for his forgotten cooler box. [...]