Conservation & Ecotoursim

How much of your African safari costs really go to conservation? There is much discussion of late about conservation and ecotourism and whether these avenues can save various iconic African species from extinction (elephant, rhino and lion being the focus of attention at present). Triggered by the illegal killing of a national icon in Zimbabwe…

Holiday to Kenya - fantastic feedback.

Holiday to Kenya - fantastic feedback.

Despite having considered cancelling their holiday to Kenya due to bad press, our clients Ronald and Maris Rosenberg returned with fantastic feedback. In Maris’ words, their trip was ‘flawless’. Their nervousness about Kenya was apparent right up to departure but they could not emphasise enough how delighted they were that they went ahead with their…

Ethiopia - A Parable Come To Life

During their recent trip to Ethiopia James Griswold and Trudy Jensen experienced a rather unique set of challenges that some have come to expect of the roads in deepest Africa. “Wherever we drove in Ethiopia, we found ourselves sharing the road with people and animals – cattle, sheep, mules, and goats. Everyone always walked down…

Okavango Delta - Robyn on Classic FM

Listen to a discussion on the World Heritage Site – The Okavango Delta in Botswana; from the ecological aspects and the wildlife to the tourism attractions and holiday possibilities. Our own expert, Robyn Tobias concentrates on the types of experiences that are available in the Okavango – from camping on a relatively low budget to…