Uncle Bob: A Most Memorable Dining Experience

A memorable bush dining experience to top off our guests’ stay at Ruckomechi Camp is always a date with Chef Bob Dzawanda, aka Uncle Bob… He will lay out his famous green carpet for sundowners which include delicious eats prepared [...]

How To Pack For Kids On Safari

The Ultimate Winter Packing List... No matter how many times you have travelled to Africa on safari, seeing it through the eyes of children is like seeing everything for the first time! Can you remember your first giraffe? Even for [...]

$100 Agent Bonus — August Only!

We're offering a $100 bonus (on top of commission) to our agents who book trips with us during this month (August 2016) only! Here are the details: To be receive the bonus, the trip's land cost must total at least $5,000 [...]

Reliving The Ways Of An Ancient Culture

Kiddies in tow, we set off for the Kalahari. After my recent activity with the Bushmen at Kalahari Plains Camp, I knew I had to share this lifetime experience with my family. They say transferring knowledge is key to our [...]

Photograph African Animals Like A Pro In These Awesome Hides

"Take nothing but photographs; leave nothing but footprints." This advice is especially appropriate in Africa, where you can stay in eco-sensitive lodges in spectacular locations, and encounter wildlife in pristine natural habitats. Experienced bush guides always advise photographers to enjoy [...]

Could This Be The Luckiest Camera Trap Ever?

Can you guess what animal this is? We regularly place one of our camera traps on the western-most bridge along the Savute Channel but some days back, this poor camera trap had a 36-hour ordeal that has already given it [...]

Vumbura Plains Managers Reach for the Skies

What a treat to float with the clouds as one of your morning duties… Vumbura Plains managers recently tested the guest hot-air balloon experience to ensure it delivers on our promise to valued guests. Testing the system involves an [...]

Can You Break Down The Cost Of My Trip To Africa?

This is a tough one to explain, because in America, the “build-your-own” concept is commonly offered when it comes to customized products or services. We see it on menus at restaurants -- create-your-own sandwich, pizza, burrito bowl -- or select [...]