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The Wonders of the Wild in Ruaha

Tanzania is one of Africa’s top safari destinations. Boasting a diverse array of wildlife, fantastic safari experiences and brilliant guiding, it is easy to see why. Safari expert, Harry, gets off the beaten track in Tanzania, discovering the wonders of one of Africa’s best kept secrets, Ruaha National Park. The lesser known national park of Ruaha is situated in more »

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Madagascar after dark

It is no secret that Madagascar is home to some of the world’s most weird and wonderful flora and fauna. That being said, Madagascar is not all baobabs and lemurs, discovered safari specialist, Anton, on a recent trip to the world’s oldest island. Home to a nocturnal world that only comes to life after dark, Madagascar is more »

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Going green in the Kalahari

The Kalahari is a vast, arid wilderness that covers much of southern Africa, stretching from Namibia in the west to Botswana in the east and South Africa to the south. It covers a staggering 900,000km2 – an area roughly the size of Venezuela! Most of Botswana’s landscape is part of the Kalahari ecosystem and even the more »

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A Q&A with Manda Bay

Manda Bay sits on a secluded peninsula on Manda Island, off the coast of Lamu, Kenya. Surrounded by incredible coral gardens, long sandy beaches and dense woodland, the area is home to a fantastically diverse selection of wildlife. We caught up with co-owner Fuzz Dyer to find out what sets the hotel apart. As the co-owner of more »

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On safari in India

Think of safari and our minds immediately wander to the African plains, to thundering wildebeest, towering giraffes and frolicking zebra. Yet, tracking animals in the wild takes on a whole new meaning in India says Asia expert, Cherylle, after a recent trip spent exploring its wildlife rich national parks.  For me, a trip to Central India has more »

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Earth Day

April 22nd is Earth Day, which aims to focus attention around the world on celebrating the amazing planet we live on and raising awareness about the importance of conserving our natural environment. Africa’s travel and safari industry has an important role to play in funding the continent’s conservation efforts, but it’s also crucial that the properties more »

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