Destinations

African Bush

Why southern Africa makes for ideal safaris You've always wanted to go on safari and spend time in the bush, amidst nature and wildlife? But, you don’t know what to expect or which destination to choose because there are...

Nsefu, South Luangwa, Zambia

Why you should visit Nsefu in South Luangwa, Zambia in March South Luangwa is a prime destination for those wishing to experience the best of African wildlife. Many people, however, eschew the rainy season as they believe they won't...
Kenya is part of a master railway plan—one that will eventually link Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Southern Sudan by a standard railway. This high-speed, high-capacity railway will be for freight and passengers and is being completed in phases....

Kafue National Park Zambia

Kafue National Park, Zambia In the center of western Zambia, worlds away from the hustle and bustle of the capital Lusaka, Kafue National Park sprawls over a vast landscape of miombo woodlands, grassy plains, and verdant swamps. Kafue, at...
Kenya Airways is bringing the gateway to East African safaris just a bit closer to those living in North America. Presently, the only direct flight between the United States and a top African safari destination, South Africa, is...
Just a few years ago, heading to the bush for safari often meant packing an entire trunk full of reference books and field guides. Now that many of these books have been converted to apps for smart phones...
Laos and Cambodia are two neighboring countries with many similarities in culture and cuisine. However, each country has unique characteristics that can not be confused with any others. In Cambodia Laos Itinerary, you should not ignore to discover...

safari photography

What distinguishes a great photograph from a vacation snap shot? It’s tough to explain but relatively easy to see. Many people go on an African safari hoping to capture amazing wildlife photos to document their trip, wow their...

My safari guide from hell

I’ve been on over 20 African safaris. Every journey has been unique for one reason or another but one thing that ties them all together is the quality of the guide and its correlation to my satisfaction with...

Photographic hides

Besides great memories, many visitors hope to return from their African safari with epic photos. In fact, photography can be the inspiration for going on a safari in the first place. I’ve written before on what equipment is best...