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The 8 best African wildlife documentaries to watch

The 8 best African wildlife documentaries to watch

Looking for some inspiration for your next African safari? Watch one of these amazing African wildlife documentaries to learn about the continent’s amazing animals and their stories. BBC Africa David Attenborough presents this beautifully filmed six-part series on...
Africa’s best epic hikes to put on your bucket list

Africa’s best epic hikes to put on your bucket list

With its vast wilderness areas and spectacularly diverse scenery, Africa is one of the world’s best continents for multi-day hiking. Whether you’d like to scale mountains, explore sublime deserts or hike through old forests, there are many options for fantastic hikes...
Africa’s Little Five

Africa’s Little Five

You’ve probably heard of the Big Five, right? That would be rhino, lion, leopard, buffalo and elephant – some of the most famous animals that you’ll find in African wildlife reserves. The term “Big Five” was coined by hunters to refer to the most dangerous animals in...
The best short African overlanding safaris

The best short African overlanding safaris

Short on time? You don’t need to travel for months to experience an African overlanding safari. We have many short African overlanding safaris that you only need to take a few days of leave for, whether you want to spot lions on the baked salt pan of Etosha in...
10 things to do on South Africa’s Garden Route

10 things to do on South Africa’s Garden Route

The Garden Route – a stretch of 300 kilometres between Mossel Bay and Plettenberg Bay along South Africa’s southeastern coastline – is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. It’s easy to see why – the route is blessed with beautiful scenery –...
12 of Africa’s best close-up animal encounters

12 of Africa’s best close-up animal encounters

There’s no other continent that can rival the wildlife in Africa. From mountain gorillas, tree-climbing lions, fast-running cheetahs to elusive black rhinos, Africa has it all. While most wildlife holidays to Africa involve sitting in a vehicle on game drives, there...
Tips for staying healthy on an African safari

Tips for staying healthy on an African safari

Heading off on an African safari? Here’s our comprehensive guide covering tips for staying healthy on an African safari, from how to prepare before you leave home, to what to eat and drink while you’re travelling. Get your vaccinations before you leave home Make sure...
Tips for taking kids on an African safari

Tips for taking kids on an African safari

Taking your children on an African safari to introduce them to the magic of the African bush and the wonder of the wildlife they’ve seen on TV is an amazing gift. A family African safari can be a lot of fun, but it does require a bit of research and planning. Here are...
Great African Animal Migrations

Great African Animal Migrations

You’ve probably heard of the wildebeest migration – the biggest mammal migration on the planet – which takes place annually between the Masai Mara in Kenya and the Serengeti in Tanzania (read our guide on how to see the Great Migration on a budget here). But did you...
How to Travel Greener on an African Safari

How to Travel Greener on an African Safari

How to travel greener on an African safari If you’re planning on going on an African safari, it’s probably because you love nature and wildlife. As Africa’s tourism market grows, more wildlife parks are supported by tourist dollars, which is good for conservation, but...

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