Malaria-Free Family Safari

Claire BirtwhistleSafari Tips, Safari trips

Malaria-Free family safari South Africa

When planning a trip to Africa, malaria is of one of the only major medical factors to take into consideration. Transmitted through the bite of a female Anopheles mosquito, malaria is present in many African countries and can be a serious cause for concern for parents wanting to travel with their children. While it is possible to prevent malaria with … Read More

Top 5 Spots for Safari Sundowners

Claire BirtwhistleSafari Tips

Sunset is a particularly special time of day on safari. It’s as if Mother Nature gives us the perfect excuse to stop and take a moment to enjoy the scenery as the sun drops out of the sky. Why wouldn’t you grab that opportunity with both hands? Whether out at a scenic spot in the wilderness, or just relaxing back … Read More

Top 10 Reasons to Go on Safari 2017

Hillary GaertnerSafari Tips

go on safari

There are a million reasons why you’d say no, why it’s easier not to think about it this year. The trip is expensive; it’s such a lifetime experience don’t we want to take granny/the cousins; are the kids old enough; we might be moving house next year, is now the time? But speak to anyone who has been on safari … Read More

Zanzibar: The Spice Island with Kids

Claire BirtwhistleLuxury Safari, Safari Tips, Safari trips

Situated in the warm blue waters of the Indian Ocean, just off the coast of Tanzania, Zanzibar is the type of island paradise many people dream of travelling to. However, when planning a family vacation, Zanzibar is usually not the first place that jumps to mind. Far-flung and exotic, a family holiday to Zanzibar may seem impractical, but the truth … Read More

Insider’s Guide: What to do on Safari

Claire BirtwhistleSafari Tips, Safari trips

Fun things to do in Africa that balance relaxation, adventure and involvement, all while giving you an authentic taste of the country that you’re visiting. The only difficult part about going on a safari in Africa, is actually deciding what activities to focus your time, energy and funds on. While it would be nice to be able to experience all … Read More