Yesterday we had our first tropical storm for the year and although we had to scramble to get the boats secure, drop all weather screens and hang on to the table cloths and cutlery, it also gave us the inspiration that only the rains can bring after the long dry season and when it eventually cleared and the birds starting singing and a bit of sunshine peaked through the heavy dark clouds, we found a beautiful little baby terrapin at the reception, who was on its way to the lake. I just love Africa!
Life in Ras Kutani is slow: the tranquil pace set by the Indian Ocean’s waves breaking on the Swahili Coast, and the rising and setting of the sun. With sunrise the staff normally arrive in camp to start their day; June 12th turned out to be a day filled with excitement.Continue reading
Over the past decade, internet access in safari camps has been a hot topic in many safari-company boardrooms. We explain our new WiFi policy and some of the reasons why it's a a complex issue.Continue reading
The Selous Safari Company is delighted to welcome Naomi Dippenaar to our team. Naomi has been appointed as camp manageress at Jongomero Camp in Ruaha National Park and brings with her 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, most of it spent in the South African bush.Continue reading