News and Blogs

News and Blogs

Kenya Trip Report from clients David and Marilyn Thompson

David and Marilyn returned to Kenya for their fourth visit to the Masai Mara and thought it would be a good idea to write up their experiences. Click to download report here Kenya 15 Trip Report by safconuk  Read More →

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Telegraph coverage on Africa’s leading female guides

Last weekends Sunday Telegraph (08 March 2015) featured Sue Watt’s article on a number of excellent female safari guides. Read the article here  Read More →

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Destinations Travel Show, London

Are you planning on visiting Destinations in London over this weekend (Thurs 29 Jan to Sun 01 Feb)? Please do call in to our stand in the Africa section – AF10. We’d be delighted to show you... Read More

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Great Plains of Zambia, the Liuwa

  The great plains of Zambia lie in the west of the country along the border with Angola. It is here in the Liuwa National Park, the traditional royal hunting grounds of the King of Barotseland, that... Read More

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Safari Telegraph January 2015

Read our Focus on Zambia, our travels through Tanzania, about the great migration, primates and self driving in Southern Africa – click here to download. Telegraph January 2015  Read More →



Mary on Mafia – December, 2014

  After all the early mornings and long days out in the bush on your Tanzanian safari, a few days of rest and relaxation is a very welcome prospect. The question is, where do you go? The Tanzania... Read More



Great places in Africa to view Elephants

  Elephants are without doubt one of the most interesting species to watch on safari. Family herds are dominated by a matriarch and their social interactions can easily be seen (and heard) as the... Read More

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Rob explores little known Fanjove Private Island, Tanzania – November 2014

  Travelling from UK, it only required three flights, a short ‘tuk tuk’ ride (motorised open trailer) and a 25 minute speedboat transfer to reach my remote destination, but the effort was more... Read More

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Africa under the stars

  All over the world, one of the attractions of places that are far from civilisation are the magnificent night skies. In Africa, known for its ‘big skies’, the clarity of the stars and... Read More

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Michele enjoys Botswana wilderness – November, 2014

  My trip to Botswana included four different areas, landscapes and experiences. I started on a private concession in the exclusive Makgadikgadi Pans, followed by the vast central Kalahari. I then... Read More

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