Going on an African safari can be an expensive affair. For travelers arriving from Europe or North America, airfare to Africa can be quite pricy. Add the fact that staying in popular parks is not very cheap either and you’ve got a bit of a problem when you want to […]
Chobe is Botswana’s first established national park, and one of the most diverse and important wildlife conservancies in Africa. It is situated at the four corners region where the boundaries of Zimbabwe, Botswana, Angola, Zambia and Namibia meet, and is adjacent to the wetland confluence of the Zambezi and Chobe […]
Situated in the far northwest of Botswana, the Okavango delta is arguably one of the most unique wildlife destinations in Africa.
One of the last secrets of accessible African venture travel is the famed Central African Mountains Of The Moon.
A few weeks ago Zimbabwean child Courtney Sparrow was savagely mauled by a lion kept on a semi-domestic level by a neighbor in an effort to ward of Zimbabwean land invaders eager to seize the family farm. The child survived, but this is a cautionary tale for many who assume […]
here are currently an estimated 720 Mountain Gorillas surviving in the wild. These are divided up mainly between Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Continuing with the theme of elephants and man, the Mfuwe Lodge in Eastern Zambia has one of the most unusual relationship between us and them so far recorded on film. Check out more picture of the Mfuwe Lodge Elephants below. Perhaps the principal attraction of travel in southern Africa is […]
This sequence of photographs was sent to me by a friend in South Africa. Elephants are a familiar sight around some of the regions more remote bush camps and park rest camps. Like black bears they are attracted by the availability of food, in particular fruit and vegetables, but unlike […]
By Zoe Bridger, Expedition Leader of WildThing Safaris and Donovan Pacholl, Director of Africa Travel for Bootsnall.com Safari literally means “journey” in Swahili, the language of East Africa. And a journey with a hint of adventure is what tourist pay for. A typical tourist safari consists of a group heading […]