Where to Travel Based on Your Personality

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Where to Travel Based on Your Personality

With a finite amount of vacation time in a year, it’s vital that any travel you do undertake is worth using up all of your leave days. While we all often love to talk of travel in a general sense, the truth is that there are as many types of travellers as there are personalities on the planet. For some, the idea of roughing it without a cell phone or human contact for a week sounds like a tiny slice of paradise, while others prefer to live in the lap of luxury in some exotic destination. We’re taking a look at these different personality types in the hopes that you’ll find it a lot easier to choose your next trip with Jenman African Safaris by taking your personality into account.

The Altruistic Traveller

If you’re the kind of person who is always looking for ways to give back to people and communities that are less fortunate than your own, then you’re an Altruistic Traveller. You love to spend your vacation time making the world a better place for those around you, while radiating a sense of creativity and compassion for your fellow man. Your nurturing nature will often send you on all sorts of adventures, both near and far, that could range from building houses in South America to assisting wildlife in Africa. If this sounds like you, then you’ll be excited to learn about the Jenman Give Back Cultural Field Trip.

This half-day cultural tour can be enjoyed while visiting Cape Town, South Africa, and brings you up close and personal with its township communities at a grassroots levels. Not only will you be able to learn more about the history of this remarkable country, but you’ll also be able to explore some of the pressing social issues faced by the developing nation and its people on a daily basis.

Cape Town - Chapmans Peak
Cape Town – Chapmans Peak

The Posh Traveller

Eternally on the search for perfection, the Posh Traveller is someone who maintains the highest of standards, while thriving on vacations that are intellectually stimulating. When it comes to time away from “real life”, anyone who considers themselves a Posh Traveller would adore a destination that’s rich with history and culture. Ranging from museums and tours to first-hand encounters and relics of the past, you’ll be the first in line for any vacation that will leave you feeling intellectually enriched. If you’re nodding your head while you read this and feeling enticed for some intellectual travel, then our Luxury Safaris are just the thing for you!

All equally invigorating, you’ll be able to spend time indulging yourself in the history and culture of a distant land, while still experiencing the very best that they have to offer. No matter whether a safari in the Hwange National Park or island hopping in Madagascar tickles your fancy more, you’ll be sure to have a vacation that is as comfortable and relaxing as it is culturally fascinating and refreshing.

Hwange National Park - Zimbabwe
Hwange National Park – Zimbabwe

The Offbeat Traveller

Artistic and unconventional, the Offbeat Traveller fancies themselves on a never ending search for meaning. Probably accused by friends and family as being somewhat idealistic, you’re the first to jump at an opportunity to explore an exotic land and you don’t mind what you’re sleeping in, as long as it gives you enough energy to keep exploring. If you consider yourself to be on a quest for a life that means something, then Jenman’s range of Adventure Safaris will prove valuable additions to your travel itinerary.

Whether your free spirit prefers to explore Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe on an authentic safari or experience all the majestic wildlife and sweeping landscapes that the terrain of Tanzania have to offer, you can be certain that the trip will be one that will resonate within your soul for many years to come.

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The Extreme Traveller

If your idea of a good vacation involves getting your pulse racing as you try your hand at the latest extreme experience that’s on offer, you’re an Extreme Traveller who is sure to be enticed by the magical land of Zimbabwe. Intensely energetic, Extreme Travellers are considered somewhat insane by those around them, particularly when they learn about their repertoire of death-defying adventures. Victoria Falls, also known as the Smoke That Thunders by locals, is an Extreme Traveller’s perfect playground with an array of adrenalin pumping activities to choose from.

With the ability to choose between bungee jumping from Victoria Falls, a flip in an helicopter and white water rafting down the Zambezi River, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to fulfilling your Extreme Travelling heart’s desires.

Zimbabwe - Victoria Falls (2)
Zimbabwe – Victoria Falls (2)

The Curious Traveller

If you’ve heard the old adage “curiosity killed the cat” more times than you care to admit, you can probably count yourself in as a Curious Traveller. Lovers of a challenge, Curious Travellers choose to spend their vacations going off the beaten path as they explore all that the world has to offer. Due to your inquisitive nature, it’s safe to say that a vacation with a healthy dose of learning about new things, while you explore a new destination will be right up your travel alley. If you’re the curious kind, then our Ethiopian Cultural Explorer is perfect for you.

On the tour, you’ll be able to spend ten days immersed in the vibrant culture and rich history of one of the most interesting and unique countries on Earth. Travel through the Great Rift Valley, bask in the beauty of the many lakes in the area, and visit Netch Sar National Park to view a variety of wildlife, many of which are endangered. We could go on, but chances are your curiosity has already been piqued.

Rift Valley Photographic Camp
Rift Valley Photographic Camp

The Traditionalist Traveller

If you like to play by the rules, then you’re a Traditionalist Traveller. You receive major satisfaction from order and love to be in the driver’s seat. Not only are you likely to put together a detailed itinerary before any travel, but you also love to embark on all-inclusive adventures where everything is taken care of for you. We love to cater for travellers like you and prides itself on doing so regularly. With a broad range of destinations to choose from, as well as an array of travel packages to suit your Traditionalist personality and your budget, JENMAN will also happily design a custom-made package just for you. With us as your travel package provider, your vacation will be all you want it to be – and so much more.

Camelthorn Lodge, Hwange National Park

The Competitive Traveller

If you work hard to ensure that you’re able to enjoy a certain lifestyle, then you’re a Competitive Traveller. Since you’re incredibly focused in your day-to-day life, you probably like to relax a little when you get away, but refuse to settle for anything less than you deserve. While you don’t often find time away from your career driven days, our Zanzibar Luxury Island Package promises to provide you with the ultimate in relaxation destinations. Known as the ‘Spice Island’, Zanzibar feature palm-fringed beaches and beautiful coral reefs, coupled with an exotic atmosphere and fascinating architecture that remains from a rich history. Not only will you be able to free your mind from the trappings of your busy life, but you’ll also be able to enjoy an array of activities that are guaranteed to keep your competitive side at bay.

Fumba island, zanzibar
Fumba island, zanzibar
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