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5 different ways to experience Africa on safari 5 different ways to experience Africa on safariDate: 03/02/2016

The picture that usually springs to mind of an African safari is the quintessential game vehicle roaming across sweeping plains...

The termite queen – a story of survival The termite queen – a story of survivalDate: 11/01/2016

While out repairing roads, our ranger team came across some fresh digging in a termite mound, which we assumed to be the work...

6 reasons why you should go to Hell’s Gate National Park 6 reasons why you should go to Hell’s Gate National ParkDate: 13/12/2015

Located in Naivasha in Kenya, Hell’s Gate National Park is home to a variety of wildlife, flora and over 100 species of birds...

Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in Mozambique Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in MozambiqueDate: 15/11/2015

Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in Mozambique. Minister Oldemiro Júlio Margues Baloi Minister of Foreign Affairs, will declare...

4 reasons to safari in Kafue National Park 4 reasons to safari in Kafue National ParkDate: 08/11/2015

The Kafue National Park is so often overlooked, but tourists are finally starting to see what all the fuss is about. And...

Cape mountain trail set to become one of world’s top hikes Cape mountain trail set to become one of world’s top hikesDate: 08/11/2015

Two mountain trailblazers, Galeo Saintz and Ivan Groenhof, together with a dedicated team of guides and advisors, have been...

Bandit, the dog that protects rhinos and elephants Bandit, the dog that protects rhinos and elephantsDate: 30/10/2015

However, if the poaching epidemic continues at its current rate we will almost certainly see the demise of the African elephant...

The new app for identifying animal tracks The new app for identifying animal tracksDate: 26/10/2015

Our magazine editor tests the new iTrack Southern Africa app, and finds it’s not only good at identifying wildlife...

Mapping the freshwater fish of southern and eastern Africa Mapping the freshwater fish of southern and eastern AfricaDate: 18/10/2015

What is going on beneath the surface of African waters? Relatively little is known about the distribution of freshwater fish...

8 reasons to visit Liuwa Plains National Park 8 reasons to visit Liuwa Plains National ParkDate: 10/10/2015

If you are considering a safari to the Masai Mara or the Serengeti, or you have seen the Great Migration but want to go again...

Video: Wild dog puppy love Video: Wild dog puppy loveDate: 27/09/2015

Limpopo-Lipadi Private Game Reserve has recently been blessed with a litter of 12 wild dog pups. The puppies were first seen...

Drones keep elephants safe in Tanzania Drones keep elephants safe in TanzaniaDate: 21/09/2015

It happens in seconds. Tusks turn towards the sky and the roughly 27,000lb, 13 foot tall elephant stops, scuttles backwards...

4 dangerous encounters while catching the snakes! 4 dangerous encounters while catching the snakes!Date: 07/09/2015

This year, I’ve had some pretty hair-raising, heart pounding, adrenaline-filled experiences while catching snakes. Photos ...

The wild horses of Aus The wild horses of AusDate: 23/08/2015

I have always wanted to capture the landscape of Namibia on camera so I started planning my journey. During my research...

Diving deep into South Africa Diving deep into South AfricaDate: 16/08/2015

I first arrived on the east coast of South Africa in 2011. I remember it clearly as it changed my life. On the invitation...

The leopard and the lamb The leopard and the lambDate: 16/08/2015

It was early morning in December and we were on the look out for a leopard in the Kruger National Park...

Africa’s secret waterfall Africa’s secret waterfallDate: 11/07/2015

“28 kilometres! Are you crazy?!” The kids are not exactly enamoured about the idea of an eight hour hike to see some waterfalls...

The magical Maasai Mara The magical Maasai MaraDate: 07/07/2015

“There’s a lone gazelle up ahead,” said Patrick, our guide through the Maasai Mara National Park. We were watching a pregnant...

Onto the coast at Kosi Bay Onto the coast at Kosi BayDate: 29/06/2015

Kosi Bay is real frontier country. In times gone by, a heavy military presence was posted in this little corner of Maputaland...

Killer whale action in False Bay Killer whale action in False BayDate: 14/06/2015

10 hours of spectacular killer whale action were enjoyed on 26 March 2015 in False Bay! For the past week I have been working...

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