Experiences

Mind The Donkey

Mind The Donkey

“Mind the donkey” yells my husband as I narrowly avoid hitting the sad-eyed mule as he steps into the road on an apparent suicide mission.We are driving from Johannesburg to Inhambane, Mozambique for a bit of a beach break, hoping to get in a few dives at the same...

Zany, zesty Zanzibar

Zany, zesty Zanzibar

“Watch this…” our guide shouted as he scaled a very tall palm tree and then bounced in his homemade harness back down the tree to present us with fresh coconuts. So began our idyllic trip to the exotic island of Zanzibar, 25 kms off the coast of Tanzania in the Indian...

Kasanka Bat Migration

Kasanka Bat Migration

The Kasanka bat migration in Zambia  isn't quite as well known as the East African wildebeest migration, but that's not to say it's any less spectacular. Between October and December each year, about ten million straw coloured fruit bats stream into a few hectares of...

Silk On Safari

Silk On Safari

Silk and safari are two words that probably shouldn't go together. On this occasion we're not talking about a pretty silk blouse but rather a silk tree. That's right, a tree covered in a pure white silk sheath. Trai Anfield leads photography-focused expeditions around...

Mind The Donkey

Mind The Donkey

“Mind the donkey” yells my husband as I narrowly avoid hitting the sad-eyed mule as he steps into the road on an apparent suicide mission.We are driving from Johannesburg to Inhambane, Mozambique for a bit of a beach break, hoping to get in a few dives at the same...

Zany, zesty Zanzibar

Zany, zesty Zanzibar

“Watch this…” our guide shouted as he scaled a very tall palm tree and then bounced in his homemade harness back down the tree to present us with fresh coconuts. So began our idyllic trip to the exotic island of Zanzibar, 25 kms off the coast of Tanzania in the Indian...

Kasanka Bat Migration

Kasanka Bat Migration

The Kasanka bat migration in Zambia  isn't quite as well known as the East African wildebeest migration, but that's not to say it's any less spectacular. Between October and December each year, about ten million straw coloured fruit bats stream into a few hectares of...

Silk On Safari

Silk On Safari

Silk and safari are two words that probably shouldn't go together. On this occasion we're not talking about a pretty silk blouse but rather a silk tree. That's right, a tree covered in a pure white silk sheath. Trai Anfield leads photography-focused expeditions around...