Connecting ethical adventure travel with the purpose of making a difference. A member from the latest Journeys with Purpose expedition shares her insights.
50 days, four countries and 11,235 km later, South Africa humanitarian and eco-warrior, Carla Geyser, has returned home having led a successful international all-women conservation expedition into Southern Africa.
Discovering stunning spots in the Kruger National Park where no tourist has ever been, becoming part of the food chain for a week by sharing the living space of elephants, hippos, buffaloes and lions, testing your feet, legs and stamina with a 100+ kilometre walking expedition; the newly developed north-to-south Kruger Trail is the stuff that the dreams of adventurous nature lovers are made of.
12 Women from around the world are gearing up for a 50-day conservation adventure from South Africa into Southern Africa. The Journeys with Purpose: Rise of the Matriarch expedition will see the all-women crew travel 9,000 km across four countries to raise awareness about the contentious human-wildlife conflict.
In September 2018, the second, all-female Journeys With Purpose expedition, called ‘Rise of the Matriarch’, will make its way through various southern African countries, taking a limited number of people to visit some extraordinary places and conservation projects.
Kingsley Holgate expedition team successfully reached the most easterly point of the African continent.
In July, 2017, the Journeys With Purpose expedition will make its way through remote parts of South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Zambia, taking a limited number of people to some extraordinary places and conservation projects.
The top things one can do on a 5-day gorilla safari in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda.
Follow the travels of Don and Sarah Samson as they make their way through northern Botswana.
An all women team travels 15,787 kilometres in a period of 100 days, visiting 10 different countries and 37 projects that work tirelessly to save dwindling elephant populations.
Comparing chimpanzee tracking in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania to Kibale National Park in Uganda.
Climbing Kilimanjaro might be a dream of yours, but make sure the costs don’t turn into a nightmare. When you’re new to Tanzania, as any place, you won’t necessarily know what’s an overpriced rip-off and what’s too cheap to be safe.
You gently return from a sleep unlike anything before, as the sky is as dark as when your eyes were closed. The stars seem unreal as if they were made from dreams and the air softly brushes against your skin, calling you to wake up. There truly is no better way to be woken and […]
When considering an adventure such as mountain gorilla trekking, the subject of safety inevitably comes up in the conversation. The reality is that close contact with mountain gorillas is considered very safe, in comparison with other wild animals. Of course, in order to ensure one’s safety, rules have to be followed, and there are a […]
Mount Kilimanjaro, the ‘Rooftop of Africa’ at 5895 m, is arguably one of the biggest attractions in Africa, in which there is always a special recognition for those who take the liberty and risk to experience it in their lifetime.
Climbing Kilimanjaro is one of the world’s most amazing adventures and if you’re lucky enough to be able to choose exactly when to go, it’s worth a little advance planning so that you can get the best out of it.
Road tripping to the Northern Cape to witness the unbelievable beauty of the Cape flowers in spring.
Discover the hidden gem of Kakamega Forest in West Kenya – a tiny fragment of remnant tropical rainforest.
A group of South African hikers conquer the 85-kilometre Fish River Canyon Hike in Namibia during heritage month!
Celebrating a decade of corridor conservation, which focuses on linking three of South Africa’s finest treasures of biodiversity.
Before going gorilla trekking in Rwanda, you will need to book a permit at least six months in advance. Here’s how.
Hike or cycle along the stunning Congo Nile Trail in Rwanda and sleep under the stars in the land of a thousand hills.
A journey to Chew Bahir – Best told from the scribbles in Kingsley Holgate’s expedition journal…
Rwanda is becoming a popular choice for families looking for a unique holiday destination.
Be prepared for your gorilla trek with these tips for visiting Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
A seasoned group of travellers go on an unforgettable boating and walking safari along the Rufiji River in Selous Game Reserve.
A daily log of one woman’s expedition up to Kilimanjaro’s peak.
Our guests rave about their time spent in Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa.
Don’t miss out on these bucket-list experiences in Namibia!
Take a trip to Kenya’s famous Tsavo National Park and visit the beautiful Mzima Springs.
Make the most of your first safari with these important tips.
Experience Luangwa by water with a unique boating safari along the famous Luangwa River.
Situated in the northern end of the Albertine Rift Valley, Murchison Falls National Park is undoubtedly one of the country’s natural highlights.
The glorious Luangwa River is a major tributary of the Zambezi and home to a host of local wildlife. Discover the best time to visit this jewel of Zambia.
Important things to remember when trekking for gorillas in Africa.
Kasanka National Park will soon play host to the biggest mammal migration on Earth.
Hike, camp and explore the beautiful Mount Suswa in the Kenyan Rift Valley.
The Kilimanjaro Challenge is an annual activity that aims to raise funds for charities fighting HIV/AIDS in Tanzania.
A lifelong dream is realised with enviable primate sightings of both gorillas and chimpanzees in Uganda.
Hiking up the volcano that is Ethiopia’s Erta Ale and glimpsing into the rising, spitting, shifting, bubbling lava lake at its core.
A trip of a lifetime to Uganda with spectacular sightings of birds, great apes, and so much more.
A trip of a lifetime in the Okavango Delta – buffalo on foot, elephants playing in the water and a birdwatchers’ paradise.
Meet some of the tribes and hone your photography skills in the remote Omo Valley region of Ethiopia.
Discover the best times of year to climb Mount Kilimanjaro along with some crucial tips for reaching the summit.
Is this Africa’s most iconic safari right now? Gorillas, volcanoes and mountains of the moon. Two of our clients explain why they loved it!
From the thrill of driving through the beautiful Kalahari wilderness to the excitement of camping under the immense African sky, a self-drive safari entices many Botswana visitors. Here are 10 security tips to keep you safe.