Southern Africa Bush Tails

Weather and Landscape Compared to last month the rains have reduced a bit, although we still had a total of 201 mm for the month. The temperatures have been fairly low with the maximums ranging between 20 – 30° C and the minimum for the month being 17° C. As

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Water levels along the Linyanti Marsh and Savute Channel rose during the month, submerging some of our roads. The levels are dropping now and we are anticipating a second surge to fill the banks again. 167 mm of rain fell in January, more than double the a mount we received

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Ta Shebube to open 3 luxury camps in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park June opening date for Rooiputs   Ta Shebube’s 3 luxury desert camps, Rooiputs, Polentswa and Union’s End, are set in their own private areas which are strategically located a long the predator -rich Nossob River Valley on the Botswana

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

February 2013 Hoanib River floodplains expedition It is rare to find a new and largely unexplored destination to such a degree as we experienced at Mowe Bay and on the Hoanib River floodplains of the Sk eleton Coast last week. The Skeleton Co ast is vast, wild and epic. We

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East Africa Bush Tails

Sasakwa & Faru Faru Lodges Serengeti House Sabora Tented Camp & Explore Mobile Tented Camp   Singita Grumeti is cheetah country! 28 Cheetah sightings in September, 25 in October, 35 in November and 44 in December. Our cheetah sightings have been climbing recently and January was the best so far

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East Africa Bush Tails

Safari Link Flies Mara- Samburu This coming June, Safarilink will start their scheduled flight from the Mara to Samburu! This is an exciting time for all of us all creating flexibility, variety and new opportunities that we have not been able to pursue before now! You can now visit the

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East Africa Bush Tails

Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary wants you to celebrate in style this Easter Greetings! Celebrate this Easter with the chimpanzees at Ngamba Island. Enjoy an exclusive chi mpanzee experience for a day or simply have a get -away in our comfortable tented camp as you watch chimpanzees feed, groom each other and

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East Africa Bush Tails

It is now 06:30 in the morning and the last guests just left for their Gorilla treks. I enjoy seeing the anticipation and excitement on the guests’ faces. Every so often you have to nudge the clients into the dining room for breakfast, away from the awesome view from the

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Weather and Landscape Warm and humid days are being cooled down by the approach of thunderstorms in the late afternoons. The rumbles can he heard from a distance, as we get excited about the incoming rain, we start closing up and moving all the furniture that can get wet. And

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Christmas and New Year at Mombo: There can’t be a more spectacular venue for the festivities that heralded the end of 2012! Amongst swathes of luscious green where the lechwe roam and the lions roar, we saluted our thanks to a truly magical year in the place of plenty. As

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