East Africa Bush Tails
Author Diane Mariechild once said, “A woman is full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” African women are tapping into this power to not only break glass ceilings in Hollywood (see Lupita Nyong’o and Michaela Coel), in media (see Zain Asher and Bozoma Saint John),
February in the Masai Mara Weather and grasslands February has been warm and dry, we received only 1.5 mm at the beginning of the month, a north easterly wind blew in the early afternoons, sometimes creating dust storms like rooster tails as the dust spirals and twists high above tree
The team at AAC has judged their 5 top family lodges to try out in 2018. Both Travel+Leisure and Conde Nast Traveler have recognized us as a best family safari outfitter and the 5 places we recommend to other families, are also where we take our own as well! These standout properties will put you in the heart of wildlife
Designed to Rescue and release orphaned and abandoned elephant calves, whilst creating much needed benefits to the local people that live alongside them. The Reteti Elephant Sanctuary, is the representation of the communities standing up united for wildlife, in recognition of the value that they can cultivate. See the fantastic
While any trip can became a solo journey with a “singles supplement,” the following safaris are especially good fits for those who want to see amazing Africa on their own, in the comfort of a small group with 5 to 9 other people. African Adventure explorations aren’t limited to couples
Alison will be traveling through Kenya and Tanzania in May to bring updates on these conservation efforts. More and more travelers want to hear about the conservation and protection of East Africa’s wildlife. Specialist groups are always interested in meeting the local researchers in addition to the daily game drives.
1 – Phrases everyone should know when meeting your guide in Arusha? Brush off your language skills and learn a few words of Swahili. Start with “Jambo” (hello) and “Habari?” (how are you?) and you are on your way. You will sound like a seasoned safarier during a game drive
We’ve had a magical year here in the bush; some incredible escapades, days filled with immense crossings, cheetah hunts, wild dog, lion, elephant and much more. As we close the chapter on 2016, we would like to thank you for your tremendous and sustained support. We hope your festive season
Dear Mark & Alison – Wishing you a very happy and healthy festive season and a successful 2017 from all at Wilderness Safaris.
I have never been to the wild spaces of Kenya, but I have seen the peace on the face of Annie-Claude, our Relais & Châteaux Africa Director after returning from her travels to this part of East Africa. I have read the words of Great Plains Conservation co-founder, Dereck Joubert, about