Is it safe to travel in Africa?

South Africa, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Madagascar, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya, and Ethiopia are safe to visit. Adhere to the basic principles of navigating any large city anywhere in the world: do not carry valuables in plain sight, keep cameras hidden and do not walk alone at night. Make use of hotel safety deposit […]

Is it safe to drink the water?

It is safe to drink the tap water in most African countries. Tap water in hotels and at other lodges in Southern and East Africa is also safe to drink, but bottled water is available in shops if you prefer. If you are ever in doubt, stick to bottled water. Bottled water is supplied at […]

What is a typical day like on safari?

Semi–participation camping safaris We usually depart from camp at 8 am on transfer days. During the day we stop off at different points of interest en route like viewing Bushmen paintings. We arrive at our new camp in the afternoon for a game activity like a sunset game-viewing cruise. We usually spend two nights at […]