By Roxanne Reid. We woke in the dark to the sound of an elephant trumpeting and hyenas enjoying a pow-wow. We were at Mara Expedition Camp and we were getting ready for a full day [...]

Palmwag campsite: an oasis in Kunene, Namibia

By Roxanne Reid. Himba settlements. Desert-adapted black rhino, elephant and lions. Fierce 4×4 routes. Austere desert landscapes. And your gateway to all of this is Palmwag campsite, an oasis in [...]

Mara Plains Camp: safari chic in Kenya’s Maasai Mara

By Roxanne Reid. You’re on safari in the Maasai Mara. You’ve already seen lions, elephants, wildebeest and zebra on your way to camp. Your head is buzzing and your pulse [...]

Classic safari at Little Governors Camp, Maasai Mara

By Roxanne Reid. Imagine an unfenced safari camp just inside the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. Now imagine luxury, delicious food and good wildlife sightings – both in [...]

5 Reasons to visit Doro Nawas Camp

Annabelle Venter shares five reasons to visit Doro Nawas Camp… Find out why this camp should be an obligatory stop on your Namibian safari.

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Why playful cubs ruin mom’s plans to hunt Pumba

Mangosteen trees were silhouetted against a red sunrise and spurfowl were calling outside our tent in Botswana’s Okavango Delta. We’d heard lions roaring overnight and would soon be setting out [...]

Safari 101: Local is “lekker” (or 10 SA ways to go on safari)

The first thing foreigners seem to ask us about South Africa is how to “go on safari”; right after they (immigration officers included) are astounded at the fact that our white [...]

Is this the only place in the world where you can “shower with an elephant”?

There aren’t many places in the world where you can shower with an elephant before enjoying dinner around a campfire while live music pulsates with energetic township vibe. Not unless [...]

There’s a safari lodge in Botswana with its very own choir

A choir homemade at the Tuli Safari Lodge in Botswana are celebrating receiving their first royalty check after releasing their debut digital album on iTunes. The choir have long been know locally for their [...]

Topmost safari lodges to make your trip more luxurious

When tourists plan a trip to South Africa, most of them want to go on a safari, to see the famous “big 5” wild animals that live here. Kruger National [...]