Beginning in 2007, cycling tours in Rwanda offer a fascinating adventure pursuit that every traveler should not miss out in Rwanda. Whereas Rwanda has well been known for mountain gorillas in the Volcanoes National Park, cycling is yet a charming endeavor and worth doing.
When I started to plan my holiday to the Victoria Falls, well-named as Africa’s adventure capital, I wondered how I was going to fit everything in. How do you combine both the safari and adventure elements, yet still come home feeling peachy, rested and ready to go back to work the next day? My answer is balance and Tongabezi Lodge.
Although castles most commonly fill the pages of our favourite storybooks, these remarkable dwellings do exist in real life. Would you believe us if we told you there’s one in the middle of the African bush?
Alison Nicholls shares tips for sketching hunting cheetahs.
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.
Hiring a car while travelling in Uganda is highly recommended, and we have provided some advice on how you can find the best deal when it comes to renting one.
Whether you’re popping the question, planning a honeymoon, or just treating your loved one to a well-deserved getaway; it’s hard to beat the romance of Africa.
Swahili cuisine is tasty, filling and plentiful. Here are six Swahili dishes you won’t want to miss on your travels in Tanzania.
Finding the perfect spot on southern Africa’s beautiful east coast takes on fresh meaning when you’re looking for sun, sea, sand, an off-the-beaten track address and a large helping of soul food.
Knowing what gear to pack when heading off on a gorilla trekking experience in Africa can become a bit overwhelming. Fortunately, Rwanda Gorilla Trekking are here to help! Below we’ve listed some important gear that you shouldn’t go without:
When you think of gorilla trekking in Uganda, you think expensive, right? But did you know that you could trek Uganda’s mountain gorillas on a budget? It’s very possible and Gorilla Trek Africa will tell you why:.
Straddling the borders of Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda, lies Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (MGNP). It is but a tiny sliver forming part of the greater Virunga Conservation Area: one of Africa’s last remaining true wildernesses. While the name lures those in search of Africa’s great apes, we came to conquer an extinct volcano instead!
Six non-sunbathey things that you can delight in during your time on the beautiful island of Zanzibar.
When you think of Botswana you probably picture spectacular vast landscapes, impressive wildlife and a luxury safari lodge offering ultimate exclusivity. You also might imagine sky high prices, and for the budget conscious traveller it is a destination out of reach. Well, Botswana Holidays are here to tell you that you’re wrong! Botswana on a budget can be one of the most rewarding trips you’ll ever do.
2,000kms. 20 days. 2 burst tires and 1 unforgettably cold morning! A journey from Africa’s equator to the dusty plains in the shadow of Mt. Kilimanjaro to the dazzling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean… and a couple of extra stops in between!
Shared by Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Virunga conservation area is a supreme tourism spot in Africa offering a one-of-a-kind experience to travellers.
Madagascar is an untouched paradise with majestic scenery, tropical nature reserves and it is Home to 5% of the world’s animals and plant species!
The top things one can do on a 5-day gorilla safari in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda.
Planning a hiking/mountaineering adventure in Africa? Learn more about the two best mountains that can be hiked during an adventure holiday in Africa.
From seeing tree-climbing lions to relaxing on a river cruise – here are some reasons why you should visit the Ishasha Region of Uganda.
A frequently asked question by guests is what do we need to bring on safari? Cheetah Plains answers that question in this blog.
On a solo safari, I knew I’d be missing out on the knowledge – and keen eyes – of a guide. But I wanted the adventure of driving myself and having intimate experiences with any wildlife I found.
The labyrinthine world of Lalibela is one of the holiest sites in Ethiopia. It is included on nearly every standard tour of the country and for good reason. To explore Lalibela on foot is to follow a path made smooth by pilgrims who have visited this site for over 800 years.
5 tips to help you prepare for your hike up Kilimanjaro
Why you need to travel to Rwanda and go gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park.
A photographic river journey down the Luangwa River that is the highlight of David Rodger’s year!
Is it possible to get to a safari lodge directly and quickly from an international flight? Tongabezi is the answer!
From walking trails to horseback riding in the wild, specialised safaris provide a unique experience in Botswana!
Located in the earthy foothills of Mt. Elgon National Park on the boundary of Uganda and Kenya, Sipi Falls is a little known jewel in East Africa.
An up close encounter with one of the oceans endangered species, the dugong, in the red sea in Egypt.
Visiting Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable forest goes beyond just a gorilla experience. There is so much else to see, do and experience.
Amazing locations, unique experiences and awesome comfort levels, make these lodges the ultimate Tanzanian destinations.
South Luangwa’s green season is astonishing and is the perfect time to go on safari!
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.
The Hide safari camp are celebrating 25 years of exceptional safari Journeys!
A night under the African sky in your own private star-bed is more affordable than you think at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange.
The Mara Bushtops star pool offers guests the once in a lifetime experience of swimming amongst the stars in the Maasai Mara
Just three hours from the buzzing city of Johannesburg, in a little-known corner of South Africa, the Waterberg region awaits. Here are just 5 reasons why you should go wild for the Waterberg!
Comparing chimpanzee tracking in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania to Kibale National Park in Uganda.
Man cycles 3,600km alone, from Cape Town to Victoria Falls, to save the tiny orange-breasted waxbill. Small is BIG.
Friday, March 3rd we celebrate World Wildlife Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness for the plight of our world’s wildest and most endangered creatures.
Travelink will now operate an International Air Desk focused on supporting clients of Zara Tours from the United States and Canada booking flights to and from Tanzania, Africa.
Meet Fadhili, a nature guide at Beho Beho camp in Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania.
Traditionally, when one took an African safari, the only way to view wildlife was on a game drive. Today there are more options for game viewing
There is nothing quite like a game drive in the South Luangwa National Park, and we can boast that our slice of heaven is even more spectacular.