Category: Africa

The Gorillas of Africa

Baby-Mountain-Gorilla

 The Experience Trekking through a dense forest of bamboo, sometimes for hours, seems daunting and maybe even a little crazy but the moment you catch your first glimpse of one of 900 remaining Silverback Gorillas in the world everything else just disappears. It will leave you in a rare moment of complete and utter “awe”….

See the Beautiful Sights of Kenya

When you are planning your very first vacation to the African continent, you may want to consider visiting the gorgeous country of Kenya. With its incredible safari opportunities and friendly local culture, Kenya can provide you with the trip of a lifetime. Since there are so many sights to see when you visit Kenya, it…

Go on a Safari in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park

So, you’re coming to South Africa and you’ve decided to take a safari. Awesome! South Africa is known for it’s stunning landscapes, gorgeous local wildlife, and picturesque safaris. Although there are multiple places to do your safari, one of the most popular and outstanding is the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park. The Park The park itself is…

Go on a River Cruise

Africa is a country with a lot to see, and when you’re confined to one city during your visit, you can miss out on a lot of that. A river cruise is a great way to see far more than you usually would. It’s also a great way to relax. Why deal with the hustle…

Kenya Believe These African Travel Myths?

Africa is a large continent filled with dozens of countries, thousands of languages, and countless landscapes. Unfortunately, many travelers are unaware of these common facts and choose to believe popular myths perpetuated by cinema and media. Keep reading to learn the truth behind certain African travel myths. Myth #1: Africa is one big country. Many…

Myths You May Have Heard about Botswana

Southern Africa’s landlocked country of Botswana is home to out-of-this-world national parks, rare cave art, and historic landmarks that ensure the country has something to offer for everyone. If you’re thinking of taking an African vacation to Botswana, we’d highly recommend it, but there are a few myths that we’d like to dispel. Myth 1:…

Top 10.5 Things to Do When Visiting Kenya

When visiting this East African gem, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by all of the possibilities. Should you check out the beautiful local wildlife? Cruise over to Lake Nakuru? Maybe try your hand rock climbing at Hell’s Gate National Park, or chat up the locals in Kiswahili? The options are as varied as the cultures…