Climbing Kilimanjaro is one of the world’s most amazing adventures and if you’re lucky enough to be able to choose exactly when to go, it’s worth a little advance planning so that you can get [...]

Snow, sunrise and summits on Africa’s equator

An intrepid hike up Mount Kenya is far from a walk in the park!

Gorilla trekking in the DRC

As the Democratic Republic of Congo is taking off as a gorilla trekking destination, here are 4 tips to help you plan your trip!

Meet the Aussie nomad who bartered and hitchhiked his way to Africa without boarding a single plane

Meet Simon, a true adventurer in every sense of the word. He quit his job as a restaurant manager in Australia just over two years ago and has since bartered [...]

Tracking the rare mountain gorilla: Uganda or Rwanda?

Luxury Gorilla Trekking Tracked lions in Tanzania? Witnessed the migration in the Mara? Walked with wildlife in Zambia? Now it’s time for one of the most unique and utterly breathtaking [...]

Magical sunrise at Dune 45

Dune 45 Video Footage Where did Dune 45 get its name from? Dune 45 is named after its location; it is 45 km away from the Sesriem Canyon. The sand [...]

Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Bwindi from A to Z: my gorilla safari experience

1. En Route to Nkuringo Gorilla Campsite – The Nkuringo Gorilla Campsite is less than 80 km away from Lake Bunyonyi Overland Resort, yet it takes at least 2-2,5 hours [...]

Herbert Gorilla Trekking Briefing
Mountain gorilla trekking briefing – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Here’s a recap of some of the important things that were mentioned in the video: Part of the money one pays for the gorilla permit goes back to the local [...]

Reaching the roof of Africa with Kerry de Bruyn

An interview with professional photographer Kerry de Bruyn, from Kerry de Hi Kerry, thanks for taking the time to share with us your Kili climb experience, I really appreciate it! [...]

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How to prepare for your Mt. Kilimanjaro hike in 4 essential video lessons

Special thanks go to Larry Garber for providing such amazing Kili tips! 🙂 His advice is just essential for a successful and hassle-free climb. Want to learn some more? You [...]

Tips on clothing & equipment for your Kilimanjaro climb

Thought I’d write about something a little different today! 🙂 Heard of Mount Kilimanjaro, I presume, no? 😉 Culminating at 5895 m (19341 feet), it is by far Africa’s highest [...]