HOW TO TRAVEL RESPONSIBLY

The Covid -19 pandemic was very difficult for the travel industry. People stopped travelling and industry jobs were lost and with no tourist dollars coming in, conservancies and wildlife management suffered. Now travel is back, with people wanting to explore new destinations or returning to their favourite places. While this is wonderful news, especially for […]

Read More

THE MAASAI MARA VS THE SERENGETI – WHICH ONE SHOULD I CHOOSE?

While the Maasai Mara National Reserve is located in Kenya, and the Serengeti National Park is in Tanzania, essentially, they are part of the same ecosystem where the wildlife can traverse back and forth. Both parks offer authentic safari experiences – wide open spaces, stunning landscapes and amazing wildlife sightings. So how do you choose […]

Read More

ADVANTAGES OF STAYING IN HIGH END PROPERTIES VS LOW END PROPERTIES

Lots of tourists pose the question why they should spend more money staying in a High End property as opposed to a Low End property. Their arguments? The Park/Reserve being visited is the same one The animals seen on the game drives are the same – the wildlife present in the Park/Reserve can be seen […]

Read More

HOW TO TRAVEL SAFELY DURING THE PANDEMIC

Travel has begun to open up, albeit slowly, and while many are anxious to travel to Kenya for a long awaited safari, they are still a little wary about travelling during the pandemic. What happens if they contract Covid while on safari? How will they get back home on time? Who are their fellow travellers, […]

Read More

ADVANTAGES OF USING A TOUR OPERATOR TO BOOK YOUR SAFARI

Digitization has greatly changed the way we conduct business, opening up a whole world of possibilities and ease of transaction, be it shopping, banking, travelling…..anything you can think of can be done online. Want to go on a safari? This too, can be booked from the comfort of your home – everything from flights & […]

Read More

BEST TIME TO TRAVEL TO KENYA

Many safari newbies want to ensure that their trip to Kenya is made at the best possible time. However, this will vary from person to person, depending on the experiences you want to have. To help you plan your safari, we give the lowdown on safari in Kenya, by season July – September This is […]

Read More

THE CHANGING FACE OF TOURISM

The world ground to a halt in 2020 due to the Covid 19 pandemic. New normals were established and one of the hardest hit industries was the tourism industry. Without revenue from tourist dollars, there was no money to pay the rangers, to continue with anti-poaching activities, or for the upkeep of national parks, reserves […]

Read More

ARE SAFARIS IN KENYA AFFORDABLE?

“How much will a safari cost?” “ Is going on safari affordable?” Let’s have a look at the logisitics of the costs involved in a safari, to put things in perspective. Why do we go on safari? For the privilege of observing unique wildlife in their own habitats, and to experience soul stirring landscapes and […]

Read More

TIPS FOR TRAVELLING PLASTIC-FREE

Most of you have been on safari in Kenya in the past, and returned home with precious memories of quality time spent with loved ones. Although you thought it would be a once-in-a-lifetime kind of trip, Africa got into your blood and you are probably making plans to return. To prepare you for your next […]

Read More

SAFARI TALES

Safari (derived from the Swahili word journey) – A journey or expedition to look at, or sometimes hunt wild animals, especially in Africa. What feelings & memories do safaris evoke? Waking up in the dark of the night to the gentle knock of your wake up call, wishing you could cuddle a little longer in […]

Read More