The king of beasts, the natural range of declining lion populations is shrinking rapidly. Here are some of the best places in East and Southern Africa to see these powerful and majestic big cats that feature at the top of the African safari bucket list.
You need to get your timing right to see the most dramatic events of the great wildebeest migration. We let you in on where to be when, and the best camps to stay at for front-row seats to vast plains peppered with wildlife and thrilling river crossings.
If I were to give you one piece of advice when getting ready for your East Africa safari, it would be: pack light! Most charter flights have a luggage weight restriction of 15 kg, but if you follow this list you’ll have everything you need with space to spare for a few souvenirs.
Meru National Park is making a comeback from near-ruin, taking its place amongst the best safari destinations in Kenya. The extraordinary Elsa’s Kopje Lodge is an integral part of the revival of this diverse game park, said to be the best place in Kenya to see wild rhinos.
The legendary Serengeti conjures up images of classical Africa untamed - a truly wild place of endless plains teeming with wildlife. What makes the Serengeti an unrivalled safari destination and how does it compare with Masai Mara in Kenya?