Tag: Safari Travel

10 Incredible Things to Do in Swaziland / eSwatini

By on Published: April 1, 2019 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SWAZILAND with 3 Comments
10 Incredible Things to Do in Swaziland / eSwatini

Encircled by the giant geography of South Africa, the small kingdom of Swaziland has recently given itself a new name. And rightly so. Named Swaziland by the British colonial powers, this tiny nation has now expressed its deserving right to self-determination and, as it is known in the local language, will now be called eSwatini. […]

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How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

By on Published: March 25, 2019 | Last Updated: April 21, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

Probably the most famous safari destination in the world, mention the word Kruger to almost anyone, and images of African wildlife and wilderness immediately spring to mind. Yes, one of the most popular parks on this continent, Kruger does get a rap bad for its crowding and commercialisation however. But pick your time to visit […]

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What is the Best Time to Visit Okavango Delta and Other Top Tips

By on Published: March 11, 2019 | Last Updated: March 24, 2020 in Africa, BOTSWANA, Budget Travel Ideas with 2 Comments
What is the Best Time to Visit Okavango Delta and Other Top Tips

Oh my oh my, well what can I say, the Okavango Delta was every bit as amazing as I imagined it to be. It has taken me 5 trips to Africa and 2 visits to Botswana to finally get here, but I made it and it’s been worth every cent and inch of effort to […]

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13 National Parks in Africa You Need to Visit!

By on Published: May 24, 2018 | Last Updated: April 28, 2020 in Africa with 1 Comment
13 National Parks in Africa You Need to Visit!

There’s no doubt about it, competition is stiff when it comes to the best national parks in Africa. From South Africa’s Kruger to Kenya’s Masai Mara, this continent really does contain some bucket list classics and compiling this list was certainly not as easy as I first thought! But nevertheless, reflecting on my 4 separate […]

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Why the Serengeti Will Blow Your Mind!

By on Published: March 29, 2018 | Last Updated: March 16, 2020 in Africa, TANZANIA with 4 Comments
Why the Serengeti Will Blow Your Mind!

Whichever way you look at it, Serengeti is one of the greats! When many of us dream of an African Safari adventure, it’s the Serengeti our minds turn to – exotic images of roaming giant mammals striding through the Savannah grass under a big African sky filling our visual imagination. And you know what? It’s […]

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Why Hells Gate National Park Provides A Totally Unique Safari

By on Published: March 22, 2018 | Last Updated: April 21, 2020 in Africa, KENYA with 4 Comments
Why Hells Gate National Park Provides A Totally Unique Safari

I loved Hells Gate National Park in Kenya for the simple reason that it provided me with a very different sort of safari experience. And it can for you too! Yes if like me, you want to get a bit closer to the amazing African wildlife than the opportunity sitting in a 4wd often provides […]

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My Best Safari in Africa Award Goes To…

By on Published: March 15, 2018 | Last Updated: March 16, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, KENYA with 12 Comments
My Best Safari in Africa Award Goes To…

From the off, can I just reiterate that this is a highly coveted award. I don’t go handing these out willy nilly you know. And it’s clear the competition is tough. Indeed choosing a winner, has been as a result of experiencing the world’s crème de la crème. Yes the stakes are high and the […]

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The 7 Best Things to Do in Rwanda

By on Published: March 1, 2018 | Last Updated: September 7, 2020 in Africa, RWANDA with 4 Comments
The 7 Best Things to Do in Rwanda

A tiny little country in East Africa, Rwanda nevertheless holds its own in a continent jam-packed full of sensational locations. With some of the friendliest people of all (my arm actually got sore from waving so much!), Rwanda has nevertheless had a chequered and tragic recent history that can’t be ignored. Discovering its story and […]

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African Safari Packages From Australia : 7 Top Tips for Finding the Best

By on Published: February 26, 2018 | Last Updated: February 6, 2020 in Africa with 4 Comments
African Safari Packages From Australia : 7 Top Tips for Finding the Best

Let’s be honest, Australia is a long way from anywhere. And it’s most certainly a long way from Africa, which feels very far away when you’re sat at your computer trying to plan the trip of a lifetime. Trust me, I know! Not very long ago, I was doing just the same in Fremantle, WA, […]

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The 5 Uganda Safaris You Can’t Miss

By on Published: February 12, 2018 | Last Updated: April 14, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, UGANDA with 8 Comments
The 5 Uganda Safaris You Can’t Miss

The lush green East Africa country of Uganda is a safari paradise. Far less popular and therefore less crowded than neighbouring Tanzania and Kenya, Uganda’s national parks are home to a huge array of wildlife, including the Big 5, plus some stunning landscapes too. With the Equator running right through this country and the White […]

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