How conserving nature’s ‘umbrella’ species could benefit whole habitats

In conservation, charismatic mammals and birds such as the black rhinoceros and the capercaillie get a lot of attention, while others, like invertebrates, are often ignored. One way...

Ghana’s pact with China to explore bauxite threatens a unique forest

Ghana’s Atewa forest is one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the country. It is seen as the better of only two Upland...

Kruger National Park, South Africa

Some purists argue that South Africa’s premier national park is too crowded and managed. Certainly, its tar roads and large camps are not to...

Southern Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania

Less famous than the Serengeti, Selous is Tanzania’s largest game reserve and the safari linchpin of the ‘southern circuit’. Its terrain differs from the...

LIVINGSTONE’S CAMP: Adventure in the Wilderness

Bordering the Mamili National Park, Livingstone’s camp offers 5 exclusive campsites, providing guests with their own private bathroom, hot showers and unrivalled camping facilities....

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda

Uganda is best known for its gorilla trekking and, with Kenya and Tanzania receiving most of East Africa’s safari visitors, its game parks are...

Ruaha National Park, southern Tanzania

Imfolozi is synonymous with white rhino and wilderness trails – it was here that Africa’s second-largest land mammal made its stand against extinction a...

South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

ambia’s top park is generally seen as a destination for the more discerning, thanks to its expert guiding and small, owner-run lodges promoting an...

Tracking black rhinos in Namibia

With the wind direction in our favour, we crept stealthily over the rocky ground to within 75m of our quarry. Nantos was earth-coloured from...

Masai Mara, Kenya

Picture just one safari destination and chances are it’s this one – if only because many a TV documentary has made Kenya’s...