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African Leopard | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The African leopard (Panthera pardus pardus) is a large, carnivorous feline having either tawny fur with dark rosette-like markings or black fur. They are wary
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African ‘Cape’ Buffalo | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The African buffalo or Cape buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a large horned bovid. They are the only animals within the Big Five that are not
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African Lion  |  One of the ‘BIG 5’

The lion (Panthera leo) is a large feline of Africa and northwest India, having a short, tawny coat, a tufted tail, and in the male,
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Things I Wish I Knew Before Going to South Africa

Things I Wish I Knew Before Going to South Africa Culturally, South Africa has a unique blend of African and Colonial cultures, which have seen
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A few useful tips when visiting South Africa

Weather: South Africa has 2500 hours of sun a year which is high – globally it is considered a dryer climate. Johannesburg and the north
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Facts that will surprise you about Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has the highest literacy In Africa Zimbabwe has the highest literacy rate in Africa. 90% of the population in Zimbabwe is educated. Zimbabwe does
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10 interesting facts about Botswana

Water is so valued in Botswana that their currency is called the ‘pula’, which means ‘rain’ or ‘blessing’ in Setswana, the national language. Botswana has
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10 Amazing Things You Didn't Know About Namibia

Namibia is one of the least populated countries in the world. With a population of only about 2.1 million people. Despite the low population, Namibia
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Kruger National Park for Beginners

Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves in Africa. It covers an area of 19,485 km2 (7,523 sq mi) in the provinces
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