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!
Selous Safari Company's recent project in Ras Kutani showcases commitment to sustainability.Continue reading
Warning: Excessive use of cell-phones & selfie-sticks on safari may impair your bush-ability. However, there are times when apps can enhance your safari, either by making life simpler or by making your memories last longer...Continue reading
Rumour has it that Santa uses a journey of giraffe to pull his sleigh around Sub Saharan Africa. (Reindeer just can’t cope with the heat, and it doesn’t help that Prancer suffers from Ailurophobia , an irrational fear of big cats.) The Christmas decorations in our camps are also Africa-proof...Continue reading