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Ten Things to Know About Zanzibar

Are you planning to travel to Zanzibar and searching for a few Zanzibar travel tips? Whether you are on an African honeymoon, finishing up your Kilimanjaro Trek, or exploring the plains of the Serengeti, if you are thinking of adding on a beach portion, one thing is for certain – Zanzibar Island is beautiful. Vanessa Read More…

Hiking Table Mountain Vs. Lion’s Head in South Africa

The walking and hiking trail options in Cape Town are virtually endless, from Table Mountain to Lion’s Head to Signal Hill. If you’re thinking of doing a hike in the course of your visit, but can’t decide between hiking Table Mountain or joining the locals for a Lion’s Head sunrise or sunset.  Hey, it’s Vanessa, Read More…

Traveling During COVID – Namibia

Last month, I had the incredible experience of traveling to Namibia (and during a pandemic). It wasn’t an easy decision, but it far exceeded my expectations, and I felt safe and comfortable along the way. And I would do it again in a heart beat! For some tips and tricks on traveling during Covid, please Read More…

Five Reasons Why You Should Visit Uganda Now

Hi everyone.  It’s Shannon, I am happy to report that I have just returned from Uganda.  Yes, during COVID and it was very easy to do.  Americans are allowed into the country as long as  a negative COVID test is presented.  And then to come home, we simply scheduled a COVID test in Entebbe a Read More…

What will a trip to Africa look like post COVID-19?

In the span of two months, most people’s lives have been turned topsy-turvy. It seems that with each day we hear of new challenges that we must conquer. And yet each day hopeful news materializes that we are advancing in the right direction and will come out on top. Albeit, with time. We at Africa Read More…

Chimp Trekking at Mahale: Up Close and Personal!

I have just returned from an absolutely magical trip to Tanzania. This was my first time in the country and I spent about 3 weeks traveling ALL over, from Arusha to the beaches in Zanzibar. But today I want to share with you the most amazing experience of the whole trip: chimp trekking at Mahale. Read More…

Shark Diving South Africa: A Bucket List Adventure!

After a few unsuccessful attempts, I was finally able to go cage diving with Great White Sharks! This was truly an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Why a Trip to Namibia is Perfect for Your 2nd Time in Africa

A trip to Namibia is unlike anything else you’ll experience in Africa. If you’ve traveled to Africa before, you know that once you go, you get caught up in the magic of the continent, the people, and the amazing wildlife. It certainly isn’t a once-in-a-lifetime destination! If you’re thinking of a 2nd or 3rd visit Read More…

Experience of a Lifetime: Cultural Immersion with Tanzania’s Tribes

I’ve just returned from 3 weeks in Africa (Kenya and Tanzania). As many of you know, there is far more to this amazing continent than wildlife: beaches, history, food, treks, and culture. I myself take a deep interest in local culture, and I’ve traveled far by plane, train, boat, car, and sometimes foot to ensure Read More…

Best Safari Lodges in Africa

Looking for the best safari lodges in Africa? Africa has hundreds of incredible safari lodges for every type of traveler. Below, find some of our favorites for families, romance, and adventure. Of course, these are just a handful of the options available! Our travel designers visit Africa regularly to experience these properties firsthand, and we Read More…

Victoria Falls Safari: A Taste of Adventure

Discover heart-pounding adventures at Victoria Falls! How will you get your adrenaline flowing?

Off the Grid: Remote Zambia Safari

Hi, all! I have just returned from my trip to Africa, where I was fortunate enough to participate in Classic Portfolio’s Sustainable Africa Mega Fam. I had a choice of 7 trips featuring 19 sustainable companies, 36 authentic experiences, 51 travel partners, and 6 countries. I chose to be part of the Zambia – A Read More…

African Wildlife: The Big 5

The most iconic African wildlife is certainly the Big 5. If you’re heading on your first wildlife safari, you’re probably hoping to check these sightings off your bucket list. But what exactly does “Big 5” mean? They aren’t necessarily Africa’s largest animals or the most famous. The term “Big 5” is actually taken from hunting Read More…

Mobile Camping in Tanzania

I used to think sleeping in tents equaled sleeping on the cold ground with no bathroom or the comforts of home. But that all changed when I experienced private, luxurious mobile camping in Tanzania. It turns out, not all tents are created equal!   Mobile camping is safari at its purest form. Imagine relaxing in Read More…

Uganda Has It All

G’day mates, Vanessa here! If you are thinking of traveling to Africa this year, Uganda is a country that has it all. Although mountain gorillas are the big draw for many people visiting Uganda, the country offers a lot more. If adventure is your thing, you’re in the right place! After a gorilla trekking adventure and a visit with Read More…

South Africa Adventures

Hello!  Are you ready to plunge into an unforgettable adventure? Let’s put together a mental picture.  Just imagine, unique wildlife roaming free, amazing food and wine, and raw thrilling South Africa Adventures. We’re big on adventure and exploration at Africa Endeavours, here’s what’s on: Game Drives & Safaris Enjoy seeing amazing wildlife in their natural Read More…