Tag: Africa

An African Safari: What to Know Before Your Discovery Tour

Find out what a typical safari looks like and get tips that will make your adventure comfortable.

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5 Best Places to Escape This Winter

We have compiled a list of destinations that will get you to places with less crowds during the peak months, while still shaking off the winter blues.

Uganda mountain gorillas

Breathless in Bwindi: Meeting the Last of the Great Apes

There are only about 350 mountain gorillas left in this vast expanse of misty protected land. But you have faith that your long hike will pay off.

9 Things to Know about the Maasai

Mysterious and welcoming, the Maasai people have been the centre of Kenya’s rural culture for generations. When you visit Masai Mara National Reserve and other wildlife parks, you are on their sacred land. These fascinating […]

Elephants wrestling in Kenya

Heavyweight Wrestling, Kenyan-style

Gate 1 traveller Sharon caught a glimpse of these two playful elephant teens in action.

Safari Travel Tips

An African wildlife safari is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many travellers, so here are some tips to help you prepare.

Four Reasons Why Africa Will Catch You By Surprise

When it comes to Bucket List destinations, it doesn’t come much bigger than Africa.