Africa Geographic Blog
Swahili cuisine is tasty, filling and plentiful. Here are six Swahili dishes you won’t want to miss on your travels in Tanzania.
Great news! The population of mountain gorillas is on the rise, and now stands at an estimated 1,063 individuals.
Language and everyday culture are intertwined, so it’s worth learning some polite phrases in Swahili, as making the effort to speak another’s language is welcome in any country.
The touching stories of two wild elephants whose struggle for survival will amaze (and humble) you, and provide a sense of perspective into the wonderful journey of life.
Standing proudly in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Tanzania is the Ngorongoro Crater. This highly visited African attraction is the largest unflooded and unbroken caldera in the world. Read on to find out more about this fantastic wildlife wonderland!
Ditching the confines of the game drive vehicle for a pair of walking boots as you venture out in the bush on a mobile walking safari is undoubtedly one of the most thrilling wilderness experiences in the South Luangwa National Park in Zambia.
A large bull elephant carrying a research collar with a tracking device has been killed by trophy hunters in Botswana, and the tracking device destroyed.
Lions in Gorongosa National Park (Mozambique) are benefitting from better conservation measures, and show a population increase to 146, the nature reserve announced on Wednesday.
Not for sensitive viewers: An extreme sighting as a pack of painted wolves (African wild dogs), take down a pregnant impala in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park.
A fantastic sighting in the Greater Kruger of two young leopards .
The 10 best birding spots in Uganda, which hosts 1065 species – the ideal place to improve your life bird species list
Find out more about the science behind the loggerhead and leatherback turtles using South Africa’s St. Lucia coastline as their nesting site.
An exquisite sighting of the moment an elephant calf is born amongst a family herd in the Maasai Mara.
If you only do one thing while on safari, make sure it’s a guided bush walk.
South African filmmakers win top conservation award and donate prize money to the Kruger National Park Special Ranger K9 Unit.
Good news as Riff Raff – the “problem” elephant destined to be destroyed – has been granted extended protection at his current reserve by the South African High Court.
Investigation: Pangolin poaching and torture case hits a brick wall at court in Mozambique.
Be inspired by this selection of images that capture Namibia’s extraordinary light. Expect a visual feast!
Painted wolves, also known as African wild dogs, are remarkable creatures. Here are a five intriguing facts about them.
The critically endangered addax antelope is to be brought back from the edge of extinction through reintroducing captive-bred species into the wild in Chad.
Join professional artist Alison Nicholls on a special Big 5 art safari in the Greater Kruger.