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oryx drinking at an Etsoha waterhole

Safari Ideas

Here are a few inspiring safari ideas for you to read through to get a taste of what there is to see and do whilst you are away on holiday. These are my past experiences to give you a genuine outlook on what to expect, maybe you would like to do this too?

pelicans of Walvis Bay

Exclusive catamaran excursion in Walvis Bay

The pelicans serenely glided by sat at the waterfront at Walvis Bay. It was magical. I hadn’t ...
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horse riding in Eswatini

What to see and do in Eswatini

What to see and do in Eswatini There are a plethora of things to see and do ...
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Okavango

Fishing the Okavango

Fishing?  Why on earth would I want to go fishing in the Okavango? Admittedly I have never ...
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Kruger hyena

Kruger’s carnivores

I had decided to treat myself to 3 nights of luxury stay in Kruger National Park.  What ...
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Snakes and Rock Art

“Snake, snake”, yelled Siphiwe as she barrelled down the rocky trail like a bowling ball in a ...
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How to see the Okavango

The Okavango is one of the world’s largest deltas and often referred to as “the river that ...
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Ramblers holiday in Eswatini (Swaziland)

The first trip for Ramblers Holiday to Eswatini was a great success, judging by the happy walkers ...
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Where to stay in Kruger?

I have to admit I was hesitant in trying out some of the lodges in Kruger.  Previous ...
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Walking safaris in Eswatini – take a walk on the wild side

Eswatini is ideal for walking safaris as there are many reserves where you can walk amongst wildlife, ...
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Big 5, little 5, ugly 5, shy 5 and impossible 5

The Big 5 The Big 5 in Africa refers to five large mammals which are the lion, ...
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Safari and beach holiday

Safari and beach holidays are becoming increasingly popular, which is not particularly surprising. Combining the exhilaration and ...
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Porcupine, Africa's largest rodetn

Prickly African Porcupine

Night drive at Okonjima "Would you like to go on a night drive or visit the night ...
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Driving in Etosha

Grab life by the horns and drive across Etosha National Park. Despite it only being about 160 ...
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Mountain biking safari

Mountain Biking Safari in Mlilwane, Eswatini

"Lets take go on a mountain biking safari for an hour and see how it goes", I ...
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Houseboat in Botswana

To be honest I had not got any expectations for a stay on a houseboat in Botswana, ...
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Kwara game drive – one amazing safari

Here is my first guest blog. Duncan Laker has just come back from a second trip with ...
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Magical Mkhaya

Do not judge a book by its cover They say that first impressions count, unfortunately the first ...
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Desert Rhino Tracking in Damaraland

"I will give you a wake-up call at 5.30," briefed Bons, "and let you know if it ...
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hyena in Bostwana

Conversing with Hyena

"What do you want to see?" Asked our guide Bali. "Wild dog", "hyena", " lion", we all ...
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chobe river safari

Chobe river safari

Lyn, one of the Angels at Chobe Game Lodge, enthusiastically welcomed us aboard our riverboat. Chobe Game ...
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Machangulo Beach Lodge – peaceful and inspiring

I'd had a nightmare of a journey to get to Maputo Marina. Travelling by public transport from ...
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Maputo Fish Market

Maputo fish market

Entering Maputo Fish Market I was overcome by the intensity of the fish sellers. There is a ...
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swimming with whale sharks

Swimming with Whale Sharks

Swimming with whale sharks is an incredible experience. I would recommend everyone to give it a go ...
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Starry night in Botswana

Spend a night on Makgadikgadi Pan, Botswana

I love spending a night out on the salt pans, it's an out of this world experience ...
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elephant in Botswana

Camping with elephant and hyenas in Botswana

There is something magical about camping in Botswana, it has this peaceful air about it. Botswana is ...
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lioness in Africa

The lioness nearly had my bacon in Mana Pools

Mana Pools, Zimbabwe, is an extraordinary place and I would certainly classify it as one of the ...
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