Tripping on the Serengeti

What to write for my first blog. Hmmmmmmm!!! As all my friends (and not so friends) tell me, I generally have a quite a bit to say, so it should not be a problem. Hope they are right.Having a passion for travelling in Africa, I really want…

Tripping on the Ngorongoro

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A violent volcanic eruption that blows the top of Mount Ngorongoro, one of the highest freestanding mountains in Africa. Is that dramatic enough? A violent volcanic eruption that blows the top of Mount Ngorongoro, one of…

Understanding the Okavango Delta - Part 1

The Okavango is unique in that it forms a freshwater Delta, simply because it has several outlets. Even though their outflow comprises only three percent of the Okavango's inflow, this is enough to carry away most of the salts and keep the Delta's waters fresh...
The Zambezi River

The Zambezi River

The Zambezi River is the 4th largest river system in Africa after the Nile, Zaire and Niger Rivers. It stretches over 3,540km and traces a course flow from north-western Zambia through Angola, runs along the borders of Namibia and Botswana,…
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park

Mount Kilimanjaro is so prominent for its spectacular geographical features coupled with the beautiful mountain vegetation, plentiful bird life, and abundant game. Kilimanjaro National Park lies in Northern Tanzania, near the town of Moshi between…
Sossusvlei Namibia

Sossusvlei Namibia

Sossusvlei is a salt and clay pan surrounded by high red dunes, located in the southern part of the Namib Desert, in the Namib-Naukluft National Park in Namibia. Sossusvlei is one of the highest sand dunes in the world rising as high as 570m…
Tembe Safaris Elephants

Tembe Elephant Park, South Africa

Remotely located in Maputaland, the north-eastern province of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, contiguous to the Mozambique border, Tembe Elephant Park is one of the largest and most popular national elephant reserves in South Africa. The park was…
Sossusvlei Sand Dunes

Namib-Naukluft National Park

Covering an overall area of 49.768 sq km, the Namib-Naukluft National Park is the largest game park in Africa and the fourth largest in the world.The present boundaries of Namib-Naukluft National Park came into being in 1978, the year of…
Nyungwe National Park

Nyungwe National Park, Rwanda

Nyungwe National Park is a national park that lies southwestern of Rwanda on bordering neighbors Burundi. Gazetted as a protected area in 2004 and situated in the south of Lake Kivu, Nyungwe Park covers an area of about 970 sq km of rainforest,…
Hippos in Mana Pools

Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe

Mana Pools National Park is one of the national parks of Zimbabwe. It is nestled along a deep section of the southern bank of the Zambezi River in an area of good quality alluvial soils. Mana Pools is a big attraction for the wildlife lovers.…
Chobe National Park Elephants

Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park is not only the second largest national park in Botswana but also boasts as one of the greatest concentrations of game in Africa. The Park is divided into four sections, the Serondela area, the Savuti Marsh area, the Nogatsaa…
White Rhino at Mbuluzi Game Reserve

Mbuluzi Game Reserve

Mbuluzi Game Reserve is a privately owned reserve in the North-East part of the Kingdom of Swaziland. It forms part of the Lubombo Conservancy. The Reserve is bound by the beautiful Mbuluzi River and the Lubombo Mountain range in the east and…
Gorilla Trekking in Nyungwe

Rwanda Gorilla Safaris

Rwanda, home to the endangered Mountain Gorillas is a small landlocked country, it borders on Uganda in the north, on Tanzania in the east, on Burundi in the south and on Congo in the west. Kigali is the capital of Rwanda. The country is dominated…
zebras masai mara game reserve

Masai Mara Safari Kenya

What makes a Masai Mara safari such a great travel experience?The Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya is one of the greatest wildlife reserves in the world and tops the African wildlife safari destinations. The reserve was established in…
Birdlife Botswana

Botswana Bird Watching

Although Botswana is virtually most popular for its exotic wildlife concentration, it also remains one of the most popular destinations in Southern Africa and Africa at large for Botswana bird watching adventures. Most of the National Parks…