Safari Basics

what you need to know before you go
roger moore in 1970's safari suit

Safari Suits - Everything You Need To Know

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A safari suit will help protect you against any potential challenges during a trip to the African savanna. You can easily pair a safari jacket with dedicated shorts and trousers as a shortcut.
Leopard lying in tree at Kruger

Best Places For The Big 5 In South Africa

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Looking for where to see the big five in South Africa? Then read on, where we've asked travel experts and bloggers from around the world to share their tips on the best places in South Africa to spot the big five animals.
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Spoor Meaning: What Exactly Is A Spoor?

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When you’re on a game drive or talking to a safari guide you may hear them use the word ‘spoor’… but what exactly does spoor mean?
game drive with elephants approaching

Game Drive Guide: Everything You Need To Know

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Read our ultimate guide to safari game drives, along with tips for getting the most out of your game drive, and some ideas of essential items to take with you.
instagram safari captions

Inspirational Instragram Safari Captions

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Looking for Instagram safari captions? Here's our choice of the very best safari captions we've seen from influencers, travellers and photographers on Instagram.
African wildlife on the green plains - vista includes giraffes, impala,

30 Inspirational Safari Quotes

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Looking for safari quotes? Here's our choice of the very best quotes about safari from naturalists, authors, film stars, and more made over the years.
flamingo chick and moths head

African Animal Baby Names

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Want to impress whilst on safari by knowing your animal baby names? Then here's a useful list to check out before you go, cataloging the names of any baby animals
elephant family crossed luangwa river

Most Epic African Rivers For Wildlife

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Without its rivers, Africa would be a barren wasteland, unable to support the incredible variety of wildlife that bring visitors from around the world to enjoy wildlife safaris.
mountain gorilla - critically endangered african species

Endangered Animals of Africa

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There are over 1,100 species of mammals and 2,600 species of birds in Africa. A number of these species are now at risk of extinction, primarily due to human activities such as poaching and habitat destruction.