19 September 2013

Zimbabwe – hottest safari ticket in town?

Isn’t it about time that politicians and punters alike put conservation first to support the many Zimbabwean players who’ve quietly carried their side of the bargain in the last decade?  It’s an opportunity to right some wrongs and let a fresh generation of travellers really appreciate Zimbabwe’s fine hospitality in some of the continent’s greatest wilderness areas.  Zimbabwe could just be the hottest safari ticket in town in years to come.  Here’s why. A new stage is set in Zimbabwe So Zi…

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06 September 2013

Big herds in Kogatende and crossings a-plenty

There have been rains on both sides of the Mara River in the northern Serengeti, so the migration is sticking around, and are crossing both north and south at the moment. While we have big herds in the Kogatende area and around Lamai Serengeti, there are also many in Kenya along the Mara River. We are enjoying fantastic cat sightings in Kogatende at the moment!

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02 September 2013

The Mara Comes Alive

Weather update: Clear mornings - 17ºC with cold breeze Afternoons - 27ºC Evenings - clouds build-up in course of the day with showers of rain on the peripheries of the reserve. Driving And Terrain: Tough for two-wheel drive vehicles because it is wet. Ravines and river crossings are only manageable with 4x4.  THE GREAT MIGRATION OF WILDEBEEST AND ZEBRAS Following rain and green pastures, the migration continues. The crossing from Mara Triangle in the west of Mara reserve to the e…

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