Africa’s Marine Big 5

You’ve heard of Africa’s Big 5 on land, but what about the marine Big 5? The East Coast of Africa is home to loads of marine life, and happens to be home to the Big 5 of the water: Southern Right Whale, African Penguin, Bottlenose Dolphin, Great White Shark, and Cape Fur Seals! Many of Read More…

African Wildlife: The Big and Little 5

If you’ve been looking into an African safari, you’ve probably heard of the Big 5 of Africa and are 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 populous. “The Big 5” is actually taken from hunting terminology—they’re the Read More…

Mobile Camping in Tanzania

Hello, Ellen here! I used to think sleeping in tents equaled sleeping on the cold ground with no bathroom or the comforts of home. My views on tents were forever changed when I experienced private, tented mobile camping in the middle of Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. Not all tents are created equal!   Mobile camping 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 Game Lodges & Must-do’s

Are you ready for a vacation unlike any other?  A vacation full of exciting adventures, breathtaking scenery, luxurious accommodations, and the most magnificent wildlife you’ve ever encountered- this can all be found at our favorite South Africa game lodges.  One of our favorite lodges is Tswala Kalahari Lodge.  Sitting on the largest privately owned reserve Read More…

Botswana Wildlife & Wonder

Botswana is a unique and magical African destination. One of the greatest destinations for African safaris, Botswana wildlife is unique and abundant. Here are just a few quick facts about this amazing place: there are more elephants in Botswana than any other country, 39% of the country is protected and provides safe haven for 85 Read More…