For the more adventurous (or crazy – subject on how you look at it), climbing Mount Kilimanjaro is only the first step, before you throw yourself off it… I mean paraglide off it.
Recognising the importance of names in Rwandan culture, the government of Rwanda and the Rwandan Development Board have used naming ceremonies – known as Kwita Izina (“to give a name”) – to promote the protection of Rwanda’s mountain gorillas.
Breathing new life into Zakouma National Park has taken a great amount of time, energy and effort, but the rewards are slowly beginning to show. Part of this new lease on life, the park is sparking interest among many nature and safari lovers.
CAR’s Dzanga-Sangha Special Reserve is one of Africa’s last vestiges of unexplored wilderness and a place definitely worth visiting.
To better understand why anyone would want to climb an active volcano, some members of our Wild Frontiers team tackled Mount Nyiragongo in the DR Congo.
Uganda, the ‘Pearl of Africa’, offer visitors incredible diversity with its multitude of varying ecosystems. Bordered by the Rwenzori Mountains, the Virunga Mountains and Africa’s largest lake, Lake Victoria, it’s a beautiful country bursting with bird and wildlife.
The thing about this marathon is that it’s not just the race that is fun and festive. The tiny town of Vic Falls is jam packed with countless things to do.
With collective migrating game numbers in the millions, the opportunities for great photographs are not in short supply. Although there is a richness of wildlife to focus your eyes and your camera on, great photographs are about more than just getting hundreds of shots and picking the best ones.
Remarkable Rwanda is just that. Like a phoenix rising from its turbulent past this is a surprising country – safe, clean, proud and breathtakingly beautiful with loads to offer the adventurous traveller.
Grab your running shoes and stretch out that hamstring in preparation for the 2017 Econet Victoria Falls Marathon. Taking place in beautiful Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, the race sprints into its 12th year in 2017 and will be looking to grow from the 2500 participants that attended the race last year.
Tanzania has more to it than the Serengeti and the Great Migration and here we at Wild Frontiers explore why this beautiful country is fast becoming one of Africa’s main tourist hotspots.
From seeing tree-climbing lions to relaxing on a river cruise – here are some reasons why you should visit the Ishasha Region of Uganda.
An infographic for travellers who want to experience the great river crossings, also known as the Great Migration.
If you feel like you need an adrenaline rush, picture yourself hiking up to Ol Doinyo Lengai and Mount Nyiragongo – two of East Africa’s most mesmerisingly beautiful active volcanoes.
The Travel Industry can be a cruel beast. One month you’re booked solid and can’t find a leopard up a tree without being swarmed by other safari vehicles and the next you’re practically alone in the wide expanse of the Serengeti.
Adventure tourism is the next big thing as people seek to see every inch of a destination in as many different ways as possible. Now going into its 15th edition on the 26th of February, the Kilimanjaro Marathon is one event that draws record crowds to Tanzania, where a safari or climbing Kili are obvious extensions to the adventure
The wild is a strange place. You can spend years searching for something, always missing it by inches or seconds. Years hearing how everyone else has seen the most elusive creature of the African bushveld. You’ll stop and stare at every branch, discoloration or hanging vine hoping to be lucky enough to just catch a […]
It’s proving to be a productive year for the mountain gorillas of Bwindi, an encouraging sign that conservation initiatives to ensure the survival of this endangered species are paying off.
Rwanda is addressing their hilly problem by delivering much-needed blood to patients by drones.
A daily log of one woman’s expedition up to Kilimanjaro’s peak.
A lifelong dream is realised with enviable primate sightings of both gorillas and chimpanzees in Uganda.
Go on a remote adventure and encounter lowland gorillas, bongo antelopes and forest elephants.
Go on an epic week-long journey through Zimbabwe on your bicycle.
The amazing lions of Uganda and Tanzania are famous for their tree climbing abilities, but this clumsy cub panics when his pride leaves him high and dry.
With amazing views, fantastic people and a once in a lifetime experience, here’s why you need to run the Kilimanjaro marathon before you die.
Chimpanzees are more like humans than we realise. Read about their behaviour and how we could learn a lesson or two from these incredible creatures.
If active volcano explorations, an insight into the origins of mankind, a fascination for all things geological and a yearning to connect with the wild are what turns you on, then this is for you!
Rothschild’s giraffes relocated within Murchison Falls National Park to enhance the long-term survival of the species.
The mighty Zambezi River was on Samantha Backstrom’s bucket list for many years and she got to experience its great pleasure at Pioneers Camp in the Zambezi National Park.
The Serengeti is a place that is hard wired into our DNA and it’s a place that we all have to visit, if possible more than once.
The Econet Victoria Falls Marathon donates US $ 2938.20 to their official charities.