Kenya Travel Guide for Families

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.

Kenya Travel Guide for Families2018-10-15T17:49:56+00:00

Cultural Experiences & Historical Sites in Africa

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.

Cultural Experiences & Historical Sites in Africa2018-10-03T14:42:10+00:00

Africa’s Travel Trends for 2017

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 [...]

Africa’s Travel Trends for 20172016-12-09T15:04:21+00:00

Why Social Travel Planning Is The Key To Success

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 [...]

Why Social Travel Planning Is The Key To Success2016-11-16T22:19:33+00:00

Cattle Herder to Professional Guide: Meet Alex Tembwe Mazunga

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 [...]

Cattle Herder to Professional Guide: Meet Alex Tembwe Mazunga2016-11-16T22:19:35+00:00

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 [...]

Uncle Bob: A Most Memorable Dining Experience2016-11-16T22:19:35+00:00

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 [...]

Reliving The Ways Of An Ancient Culture2016-11-16T22:19:36+00:00

Meet Douglas Muyambo – Hwange Safari Guide

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 [...]

Meet Douglas Muyambo – Hwange Safari Guide2016-11-16T22:19:45+00:00