Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

KALAGADI TRANS-FRONTIER PARK

With a massive land of 38,000 kilometers, there is something very compelling about the KgalagadiTransfrontier Park. Given the nature and variety of life, one can only imagine how unique it is, and still, it will probably be nothing like what you imagine. It is not a flat sand desert, nor is it … Read more

Things to Know About the Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park

HLUHLUWE UMFOLOZI NATIONAL PARK

The Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park, formerly known as the Hluhluwe–Umfolozi Game Reserve, is considered the oldest proclaimed natural reserve in the entire African continent. It takes up 96000 hectares or 96 square kilometers in size—almost the same size as Netherlands Antilles and Hong Kong, which occupies 1104 square kilometers. The northern region of the … Read more

Cape Peninsula National Park

CAPE PENINSULA NATIONAL PARK

The Cape Peninsula is the thin finger of land in the south-westernmost corner of Africa, with the city of Cape Town at its head. As you travel south towards Cape Point, the land gets narrower until it disappears into the ocean, with nothing beyond except Antarctica. The Cape Peninsula National Park is … Read more

ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL PARK

Addo Elephant National Park

Lodges Addo Elephant Park was proclaimed in 1931, as a safeguard for the last 11 wild elephants roaming the area. It is now home to over 350 elephants and numerous other species. Addo Elephant Park was so successful that it started to get overcrowded, so surrounding land needed to be acquired. With … Read more

RESPECTING THE WILDS

RESPECTING THE WILDS

Safaris are supposed to be exciting and a once in a lifetime experience. You get to blend in with wildlife for a few hours every day and observe the biggest animals in the world up close. While safaris provide several activities other than jeep riding, there are some ethics and rules that … Read more

Wildlife and Local People

Wildlife and Local People

Wildlife and the local people are intricately connected. Conservation of wildlife and their habitat requires local communities’ commitment to safeguard all species and protect our natural resources. Local people play an essential role in conservation concerns as they have the right to make decisions about their resources. However, the ongoing challenge is … Read more