5 Fabulous Facts of the Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros)

5 Fabulous Facts of the Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros)

Mike Unwin, February 27, 2018 Categories: African Wildlife, Kenya, Mammals
At SafariBookings we love Africa! And not only for the big five. Today we’ll take a closer look at the Greater kudu. The spectacular spiral horns of this handsome antelope – the longest of any antelope – have long made it a favourite among safari-goers and trophy hunters alike...
Conservation And Gorilla Tracking Safari In Bwindi National Park

Conservation And Gorilla Tracking Safari In Bwindi National Park

Book a gorilla tracking in Bwindi National Park in Uganda and meet gorillas up close. Coming face to face with a mountain gorilla is the ultimate wildlife encounter. Some 880 gorillas roam the rainforests of Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, and they’re found nowhere else on earth...
The Masai Mara Conservancies

The Masai Mara Conservancies

Stuart Butler, January 30, 2018 Categories: Family Safari, Kenya, Responsible travel
If your impression of Africa is of tawny coat lions streaking after wildebeest then the place you’re thinking about is most likely Kenya’s Masai Mara Conservancies. Perhaps the single most famous protected area in Africa, the Masai Mara offers a wildlife bonanza like no other...
Living With The Marsh Lions

Living With The Marsh Lions

Brian Jackman, January 22, 2018 Categories: African Wildlife, Conservation, Kenya
Four decades have passed since expert writer Brian Jackman saw his first wild lion but the memory never fades. “He was a big pride male Marsh Lion in Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve, sitting on a termite mound on a cold, bright dawn with his mane backlit in the morning sun...
5 Unforgettable Honeymoon Safari Destinations in Africa

5 Unforgettable Honeymoon Safari Destinations in Africa

Sue Watt, January 9, 2018 Category: Other
Your honeymoon is perhaps the most important holiday of your life, the one you’ll want to remember forever. Romance, indulgence, beautiful settings, starlit skies, special moments…. these are the best ingredients for creating unforgettable memories to be cherished in the years to come...
5 Fascinating Facts About the Incredible Warthog

5 Fascinating Facts About the Incredible Warthog

Mike Unwin, January 4, 2018 Categories: African Wildlife, Mammals, Other
The common Warthog is a popular porker! It was catapulted into celebrity by the unforgettable Warthog named Pumba in Disney’s Lion King. It’s unmistakable, with its incongruous combination of delicate hindquarters and huge head...
Unique Safaris That Get You Away From The Crowds In Style

Unique Safaris That Get You Away From The Crowds In Style

Philip Briggs, December 27, 2017 Categories: Kenya, Travel Tips, Zambia
When you contemplate booking an African safari, it’s the obvious icons that spring to mind – Serengeti, Masai Mara, Kruger, South Luangwa, Okavango and the like. But...
And the Winner of the SafariBookings Rhino Donation Campaign is…

And the Winner of the SafariBookings Rhino Donation Campaign is…

SafariBookings chose three outstanding wildlife conservation organizations to compete in our first ever Rhino Donation Campaign. The three conservation organizations – Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT), International Rhino Foundation (IRF), and Save the Rhino International were on the “ballot”...
Searching For Santa in Africa

Searching For Santa in Africa

Stuart Butler, December 12, 2017 Category: SafariBookings News
For most people in Europe and North America, Christmas means snowy nights, tinsel, carols and stolen kisses under the mistletoe. Going on an African safari at Christmas...
The Difference Between a Black and a White Rhino

The Difference Between a Black and a White Rhino

SafariBookings wants to introduce you to Africa’s two rhino species – the black and the white rhino. Approximately 5,500 black rhino and 20,000 southern white rhino survive in the African wild...