The Circle of Life – Why Simba is eating Pumba

Elrika GeyserSafari Tips

The Circle of Life

Your guide has found you a kill: this is what you’ve all been waiting for! But then an innocent voice asks, “Mom, why is Simba eating Pumba?”. We don’t often consider that nature can be traumatic for a child – or an adult. A guest recently had to comfort their child well into the night after experiencing a predator eat … Read More

What to wear on safari for the WHOLE family

Elrika GeyserSafari Tips

family safari

You can already picture your family… all kitted out and dressed in their perfect crisp khaki safari outfits. Just imagine those photos on your wall! Priceless. But dressing right isn’t only for appearances. There are practical reasons why people carefully choose what to wear on safari. What to wear on safari for all ages: Sunblock- Most good safari clothes will offer … Read More

Kenya Family Safari: The Movie

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Kenya Family safari Cottars mess

What is it REALLY like, going on a Kenya family safari? What happens when you arrive? What is a game drive? Is sleeping in a tent like a home camping holiday? What will the kids do every day? So many questions, and try as they might, a tour operator cannot get you to feel what it’s like to go on … Read More

Searching for Africa’s Little Five

Claire BirtwhistleSafari Tips

elephant-shrews

Guests are always eager to get on their way in search of The Big Five. Seeing these sought after animals is one of the main reasons why they chose a safari holiday. Cameras snap away as they spot lions, elephants, buffalos, rhinos, and if they are lucky enough, the elusive leopard. But, what about the little guys?  Sometimes, we also … Read More