To save the African elephant, focus must turn to poverty and corruption

African elephants are threatened with extinction. With numbers shrinking by a third in just seven years, there are now fewer than 350,000 left in the wild....

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...

Technology makes the multigenerational travel experience easy

Travelling with parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, and other family members can be an enriching experience. Not without its challenges, multigenerational travel is a goal...

Katavi National Park, Tanzania

Most parks in Africa push the ‘ultimate wilderness’ line, but this one is hard to beat, being so far off the beaten...

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...

MADISA: Welcome to something special

Situated in Namibia’s scenic Damaraland,  Madisa Camp offers both Camping and Luxury Safari Tents. The camp is hidden amongst amazing rock formations scattered with...

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...

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Etosha is Namibia’s Kruger, with roads and facilities suitable for the self-drive, budget safari. The harsh, semi-arid terrain is not to all tastes, though,...