Africa

Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique Despite almost two decades of civil war within Mozambique, with much of its infrastructure destroyed and wildlife poached for its lucrative ivory and bushmeat, Gorongosa National Park, a former battle ground at the southern end...
Privately-owned Precision Air offers public scheduled flights throughout Tanzania and neighboring countries. Now, this leading domestic Tanzanian airline announced an increase in flight frequencies to the country’s top tourist destinations. Tanzania is not only an East Africa tourism highlight, but...
Often one is inspired to journey on an African safari adventure for the love of wildlife. After experiencing an African safari, a common aftereffect is an increased and deeply felt desire to contribute to charity groups dedicated to...
Man’s closest relatives live deep in the jungle of Central Africa.  With only some 800 mountain gorillas left, this species is extremely vulnerable.  It caught the eye of tourist and conservation groups, and for the past years, mountain...

Skiing in Lesotho

Skiing in Africa, can that be?  If this triggers your curiosity, then start planning a trip to the Maluti Mountains in the Kingdom of Lesotho! Lesotho is Africa’s coldest country, and home to Southern Africa’s highest mountain ranges.  Three...
In December, Your African Safari (YAS) surveyed just shy of 250 tour operators to find out which destination was currently trending to be the most popular among their clients and potential clients.   Tour operators could choose one of...

Dangerous 7

An erroneous safari query is the genesis of this post. Not long ago, we received an email from someone looking to go on safari. We receive numerous emails requesting safari pricing, but this one was different. This person...
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park ranks first as most-booked park by tour operators Aptly named the Pearl of Africa, Uganda is a country of stunning natural beauty. It is home to 10 national parks, 12 wildlife reserves and 14 wildlife sanctuaries. Your...

Hyenas: 10 fascinating facts

Hyenas: 10 fascinating facts and which parks are best to find them Hyenas are known as the scavengers that roam the African night. They are the centre of curiosity in many an African folklore and with their eerie cry,...
The continent’s airline trade association, the African Airline Association (AFRAA) recently released a statement urging African countries to curb African travel price increases. The association collaborates with airlines of all 54 African Union countries, including prominent African tourism destination countries...