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Find out more on up to date events, safaris and holidays in Botswana from our expert team along with detailed recommendations

The Makgadikgadi Pans form part of what was once the bed of the ancient Lake Makgadikgadi; a humongous stretch of water that evaporated around 10,000 years ago. The Makgadikgadi Pans are found in the Kalahari region of Botswana and are … Continue reading

Africa is full of incredible animal species, however, many of these are terribly endangered and may one day become nothing more than a memory, existing only in the history books. This is the first in a series of blogs taking … Continue reading

Dereck and Beverly Joubert are known the world over as Emmy award winning filmmakers and are admired for using their talents to highlight the plight of big cats everywhere. In conjuncture with National Geographic they founded the Big Cat Initiative … Continue reading

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We are constantly finding that honeymooners are asking for a honeymoon combining two or more components in it, for example, they might wish to have an action packed safari as well as a romantic tropical island beach holiday in one. … Continue reading

When many of us hear the term ‘safari’ it evokes images of a bygone era where decadence, exploration and adventure were the spirit of the day.  We think back on a time ruled by hunters, dark tales of adventure, and … Continue reading

Claire grew up in the Warm Heart of Africa, Malawi. A natural water baby, she moved from Malawi at 18 where many a weekend had been spent at Lake Malawi to becoming a scuba diving instructor at Aliwal Shoal along … Continue reading

Robert was born and raised in South Africa and has been living in Rome for the last eight or nine years. His life in South Africa happened in three acts: he spent his younger years in Johannesburg at day school; … Continue reading

Adam was born and bred in Belfast, Northern Ireland. On finishing his schooling Adam worked for a number of years as an Estate Agent including a stint in Spain. Following a period of travelling the world Adam decided to enter … Continue reading

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Continuing on from the first edition of this blog, today we discuss knowing your budget before starting to plan your safari holiday as well as accommodation options. How Much Can I Spend? Knowing your budget is vital before you start … Continue reading

Posted on by Sarah Fox

The planning of a safari holiday can be a daunting process.   It isn’t your average beachside break and is likely to cost more.    There is a huge choice of styles and destinations and this can make safari planning a mind … Continue reading

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