If you’re planning a family safari (and especially if your party includes some first-timers) then there is no finer destination than Kenya – the country where safari began, and the stage for some of Africa’s most spectacular wildlife moments. Here’s our Kenya travel guide for families.
We’ve drawn up a list of our favorite cultural experiences and historical sites in Africa, where you can encounter the wit, wisdom and living cultures of Africa at first hand.
We know that the way that people travel is constantly changing; we see this in the places that we choose to travel to where a destination that was once ‘off the tourist map’ is now a hot and happening [...]
Some people enjoy cocktails or watch sports socially, but Jo Ann Baird plans travel socially. She's planned dozens of trips all over the world where friends, new and old, can meet and share adventures that create lifetime memories. As a [...]
Tembwe Mazunga is known to his friends as Alex. The name Alex was decided upon after watching the film Alexander the Great and “because my English name is much easier to pronounce!” Alex was born and raised in northern Botswana [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Images and post courtesy of Wilderness Safaris. A particularly likeable character and safari guide based at Davison’s Camp, who has been with the company for some 22 years, is one Douglas Muyambo; or Dougie, aka Dhatso. Born in the [...]
Images and post courtesy of Wilderness Safaris. Peter and Kate Kenchington are the dynamic duo managing Kings Pool camp in Botswana’s Linyanti area. Both were born and raised with African roots in neighbouring Zimbabwe, where they spent many family [...]