News and Blogs

News and Blogs

Rob catches up with the migration herds in the southern Serengeti – March, 2014

On several occasions, I have been fortunate to witness the vast herds of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle that migrate around the Mara/Serengeti ecosystem, but on my recent trip to the open plains of the... Read More

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Home from Africa soon!

At this time of year, as Spring has sprung and the days are warming up, we look forward to the arrival of a number of birds from their winter homes in Africa. House martins and swallows have arrived already,... Read More

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US suspends import of elephant trophies

Excellent news out of the US last Friday as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced the suspension on imports of ‘sport-hunted’ African elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Tanzania sighting... Read More

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Oliver finds new love in Kenya – March, 2014

Ugly, smelly, grumpy and liable to foam at the mouth after catching the scent of a female five miles downwind – I’m not getting personal again; I’m talking about camels. It seems to me that camels... Read More

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Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya look to create ‘green’ safari vehicle

The Ol Pejeta Conservancy in central Kenya have announced that it has teemed up with the Royal College of Art and Green Automotive to develop the safari vehicle of the future. An interesting concept worth... Read More

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Tsavo under pressure from elephant poaching

The aerial count which finished in Kenya’s Tsavo National Park last week has added further debate to the disappointing news on poaching across the continent. Three years ago, the last count recorded... Read More



Destinations travel show, London

Visiting the Destinations travel show at Earls Court from 6th to 9th February? Pop in an see us on Stand AF150 in the Africa section. We’ll be delighted to help plan your African adventure.  Read More →

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Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp set to open up the remote wilderness of the Skeleton Coast

Namibia’s remote section of the northern Skeleton Coast National Park is once again set to open up with the announcement of the opening date for the new Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp. Set above the... Read More

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Safari Telegraph January 2014

Read our Focus on Zimbabwe, our travels through Botswana, about the growth of Family Safaris and our Off the Beaton Track recommendations – click here to download Telegraph Jan 14  Read More →



Oliver explores Zambia and Botswana – December, 2013

On my way to Zambia in November, I got as close to philately as I am ever likely to come when I collected an unexpected immigration officer’s ‘stamp’ in my passport, following a surprise visit to... Read More