Why A Good Guide is a Must on a Safari Adventure

Tour guides are not just people who know their way around the bush, they also understand animals and their movements… well the experienced ones do. They can guide you close to the wildife, and their clever movements mean that the animals are virtually unaware of your presence, which is ideal if you’re attempting to take a striking photo. Safari guides often have a passion for these creatures too, and they make you feel safe at all times, even when it’s darka nd you’re in the middle of nowhere surrounding a warm fire. Each guide will have their own methods for finding the animals. Some will just follow their instincts, others... Read More »

Fishing along the Zambezi River

Africa is a beautiful country to fish and the waters are brimming with exotic fish. Many enthusiastic fishermen will flock to Zambezi for a holiday in a luxury lodge. You should never look to fish alone though because there are lawns on where you can and cannot fish. Expert guides can lead fishing excisions on solid boats up and down the Zambezi River and these holidays are well suited to groups. You are able to take you own gear but you’ll be surprised at how much fish these experts can catch with rather basic equipment. All fishing is on a catch and release basis, and rightly so, but you do... Read More »

What Can You Expect in Kenya?

Kenya is one of the major tourist destinations in Africa. Located around the equator, Kenya experiences climates that allow tourists to visit throughout the year. Below is a description of what a safari in Kenya involves: Things to See Kenya’s abundant wildlife and diverse activities are the main reasons behind its success as a safari destination. The wildebeest migration is one of nature’s biggest events and, depending on when you travel, you could see this in Kenya. You can also expect encounters with the Big 5 (elephant, buffalo, leopard, lion and rhino) as well as cheetah, hyena, zebra, giraffe, antelope, and warthog among many more. The bird species include thousands... Read More »

Elephant Safaris in South Africa

South Africa is known for its many different types of safaris but one of the most popular types is elephant safaris. These are the type of safaris that guarantee you up close encounters with gigantic elephant, while many offer you the opportunity to take a ride on the back of an elephant across national parks. Madwala Private Game Reserve is a great place to visit if you want to interact with a family of elephants and the experience in this private park is designed to give you closer encounters and superb views. Some people will only visit a safari for one type of animal, and if you’re an elephant fan... Read More »

Northern Africa

If visiting Africa for the safari/fishing tourism is not quite your cup of tea there is still much on offer. Africa is a huge continent and often not considered as a typical African holiday is a trip to northern Africa. Egypt has a huge range of attractions; the obvious choice is visiting the pyramids. There is also scuba-diving in Ras Mohammed National Park on offer among a huge list of other choices. If Egypt doesn’t sound like the holiday for you, there is Morocco. Marrakech is the cultural capital of Morocco, located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. There is no shortage of adventures in this thriving city. Visit... Read More »