The Shy Five: What Are “The Shy Five” Animals?

These five types of animals were named ‘the big five’ by hunters from African’s colonial era, as they were considered the most difficult and dangerous African beasts to kill whilst hunting on foot…

The Ugly Five: What Are “The Ugly Five” Animals?

These five types of animals were named ‘the big five’ by hunters from African’s colonial era, as they were considered the most difficult and dangerous African beasts to kill whilst hunting on foot…

Collective Nouns For Birds Of Africa

Want to impress whilst on safari? Then here’s the perfect list to brush up your knowledge of collective nouns of birds you might see on safari. Whilst some collective nouns for birds are general…

Safari Season: When’s The Best Time For Safari?

East and Southern Africa are the best areas for traditional safaris. As the two regions have differing wet and dry seasons you can essentially enjoy safari season at any time of the year, so long as…

How To Take The Perfect Safari Photo

Photographing wildlife is always challenging, so we’ve put together our top tips on how to take a steady stream of great wildlife photos whilst on safari that capture the amazing sights that await…

Collective Nouns For Animals Of Africa

Whilst some collective nouns for animals general and can be used for any subject – swarm, herd, etc. – many other collective animal nouns are specific to a single animal. Names for collective groups…

What To Wear On Safari

The type of clothing to take on a safari holiday will depend on a number of things, including the destination, time of year and what type of safari you’re going on. However, there are some fundamental…

Budget Safaris: 7 Tips For Finding A Budget Safari

Looking to organise a budget safari? Not all safaris have to cost you an arm and a leg. This blog post runs through a few pointers on how to save money on the next safari you book with 7 top tips…

The “Little Five” Animals Of Africa

Most people who’ve been on safari will have heard of – or even better seen – Africa’s big five animals  of Buffalo, Elephant, Leopard, Lion and Rhino. However, did you know Africa also has a group of…