Sindabezi: Island Glamping the Zambezi River
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Sindabezi: Island Glamping the Zambezi River

Loving every moment on the Zambezi river with Tongabezi, we decided to go a little deeper into the wild with their sister property, Sindabezi Island. Tongabezi bought this private isle almost twenty years ago to bring their guests even closer to the African bush. Named by Fodor’s as one of the top ten eco-lodges in…

The Great Maasai Mara
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The Great Maasai Mara

The Maasai Mara is hands down one of the most spectacular places on earth. With over 1,600,000 wildebeest, zebra, impala, lions and cheetahs migrating through its surreal landscape annually, this Kenyan park offers a safari experience like no other. The Maasai Mara and the Serengeti are the same contiguous landmass, separated only by the crocodile-infested…

The Next Hot Safari Spot
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The Next Hot Safari Spot

Majete National Park is one of the greatest conservation success stories and Mkulumadzi lodge is helping write its pages to greatness. The park suffered from extreme poaching in the 1980s and 90s but the African Parks Network and Malawi government have been working hard to reintroduce and protect native species for generations to come—and it’s…

Nsefu: The First Photographic Safari Camp
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Nsefu: The First Photographic Safari Camp

Sadly, the history of African safari has ugly roots in game hunting and exploitation of native land but with visionaries like the late conservationist Norman Carr, this finally started to change. In 1961 he partnered with the Kunda chief Nsefu and started the first photographic safari camp in Zambia. After Carr’s death, his former guide…

Our First African Safari: Kruger
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Our First African Safari: Kruger

We made it to Africa! As the greatest rewards for our 23-hours of travel, we went straight on safari in the Sabi Sands region of Kruger National Park. The South African bushveld is so spectacular that any old camp would have been more than enough, but to take this mind-blowing safari expedition up a notch,…