African Safaris

African Safari Adventure

How to Choose the Right African Safari Adventure

African Safari Adventure Packages are our specialty and we can arrange a wide range of safari styles and destinations throughout Africa.  The continent offers a bewildering variety of safari styles, activities, and accommodation.  Trying to choose among all these safari adventures and accommodation styles can seem daunting.  Read on for a quick list of pros-…

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Chimp Trekking in Uganda

On our recent chimp trekking experience in Kibale National Park, Uganda, we spent an afternoon walking the paths of the forest with our guides and trackers.  The forest was thick with vegetation and bird song. The chimps were moving fast but we finally caught up with a small group feeding in a large fig tree. …

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Mobile Camping Safaris in Botswana

Back to the Basics: Mobile Camping Safaris in Botswana, Part 2

Mobile Camping Safaris in Botswana provide an unparalleled experience of wild Africa and is truly an authentic African adventure.  A mobile camping safari brings you deep into the African wilderness where you can see, smell, and feel Africa.  There’s something magical about sitting close to the campfire on a dark night listening to a lion’s…

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Mobile Camping Safaris

Back to the Basics:  Mobile Camping Safaris in Botswana, Part 1

Mobile Camping Safaris in Botswana Safari is a Swahili word meaning journey, and for centuries explorers and traders embarked on safari expeditions deep into the interior of Africa.  Today, a safari refers to almost any type of tour in Africa or beyond, usually involving luxury lodges with all the comforts and amenities. However, a mobile…

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African Safari Adventures

9 Tips on Planning your First African Safari

Africa is an ideal destination for discovery and adventure.  Once you have chosen your African Safari Package, a journey to Africa, you can camp in the vast wilderness full of game, interact with intriguing cultures, and experience striking landscapes.  It’s no wonder why Africa is a top destination for many travelers.  However, planning your first…

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Why You Should Consider a Safari to Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe was once considered the crown jewel of the southern Africa safari circuit, with enormous parks, abundant game, and spectacular landscapes.  But with the economic and political challenges of the past decade or so, it’s reputation has slipped.  However, tourism in Zimbabwe is slowly making a coming back.

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5 Unforgettable Safari Experiences in Namibia

Namibia is one of Africa’s top safari destinations and for good reason.  Nearly twice the size of California but with only two million people, Namibia’s low population, dramatic landscapes, and unique wildlife create a feeling of solitude and wilderness.  Namibia offers much more than the classic game drive.  Here you can leave the confines of your vehicle and enjoy an up-close and personal experience of this diverse country. 

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Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Uganda is truly a destination for everyone.  It is a country of vast diversity, offering the highest mountain range in Africa, the magnificent Great African Rift Valley, the mighty Nile River, the second largest fresh water lake in the world and the famous and remote Murchison Falls.  However, Uganda is most famous for it’s accessible population of mountain gorillas. 

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Experiential Travel in Africa

Experiential travel is an approach to traveling which focuses on experiencing a place by connecting with its history, people or culture.  TravelDew is a website where leaders in experiential travel are invited to share their stories, insights, and unique perspectives.  I was recently interviewed by the folks at TravelDew about the African experiences we offer.

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