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Animals to see in Botswana

by Travelbag on 23 May 2018, 08:05AM Animals to see in Botswana Holidays to Botswana are all about the wildlife. And what better way to see them than on a safari? The 'big five' – buffalo, elephant, lion, rhino and leopard – are all here, alongside an endless list of other animals. But that doesn't mean you're guaranteed to see them.  When it comes to safari holidays, when you go is just as important as where you stay. Timing is everything. Weather patterns are dramatic and can be roughly divided into three different phases. The green season runs from December to May. This is the cheapest time of the year to travel to Botswana but that’s for good reason, wildlife – particularly concealed and smaller infants – are difficult to spot in the thick, lush greenery. In the dry season, from April to October, is sparse so i...
The Best Reserves and Resorts in Kenya

The Best Reserves and Resorts in Kenya

Kenya is often referred to as the ‘Heart of Africa’ – largely due to its central location on the continent. Plus, the capital city, Nairobi, is a major hub for plane traffic to East Africa. But the meaning goes deeper than that. With its great sweeping plains, the second highest peak on the continent, and stunning wildlife, Kenya showcases Africa at its very best. But, where s...
by Annabel Jenkins on 21 December 2015, 13:12PM



10 things I want people to know about Kenya

10 things I want people to know about Kenya

This could be titled 'Why I love Kenya' so be ready for some unabashed positive messages about the country. image credit: Great Plains Conservation I keep coming across people who ask me if it's safe in Kenya, and while at first I was surprised, having lived for some time in Johannesburg in South Africa, later I realized that people are reading the Kenyan situation all wrong. If you hang out in...
by Dereck Joubert on 22 October 2014, 09:10AM



Animal magic at Shamwari Game Reserve

Animal magic at Shamwari Game Reserve

We were tracking an elephant, which was playing hide and seek with us when suddenly our vehicle came to an abrupt stop. Our ranger, Westley, let out a soft squeal of excitement, while pointing to a reddish catlike shadow. This was the first time we heard our normally cool and collected ranger, Westley, change his pitch of voice. So we didn’t know whether to be worried or scared. Composing ...
by Rianne Ojeh on 18 June 2014, 10:06AM



The Big 5 at Kariega Game Reserve

The Big 5 at Kariega Game Reserve

The Kariega Game Reserve is a beautiful and deceptively large Game Park nestled in the heart of the Eastern Cape of South Africa, just outside the seaside town of Kenton-on-Sea. Last week I spend a day on the reserve, and what a day it was!Even before entering the reserve I spotted a hippo, and during the short meander up to reception I saw blesbuck, zebra, impala and a massive tortoise – th...
by Helen Wright on 24 May 2013, 11:05AM



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