In search of the Big Five: Ngorongoro Crater

In search of the Big Five: Ngorongoro Crater

What I’ve learnt from travelling through Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania is there’s no such thing as saying ‘I’ve done safari once, …
A Beautiful Stay at Nimali, Tanzania

A Beautiful Stay at Nimali, Tanzania

I never thought I’d be eating fish and chips in the middle of Tanzania. But after a 2.5 hour drive from Arusha, we landed …
In pictures: A walk through Central Market, Arusha

In pictures: A walk through Central Market, Arusha

After our adventures through Zambia, we flew from Lusaka to Kilimanjaro via Dar es Saalam and stopped in Arusha for a couple of nights. …
Things to do at Anabezi safari camp, Zambia

Things to do at Anabezi safari camp, Zambia

If you can tear yourself away from its beautiful guest rooms, the safari activities at Anabezi tented camp are brilliant. Here are 8 of the …
A Chic Safari Stay at Anabezi, Zambia

A Chic Safari Stay at Anabezi, Zambia

After a relaxing canoe ride down the Zambezi river, we hopped out, said farewell to our lovely guide Alex and then jumped onto our …
A Canoe Trip down the Great Zambezi River

A Canoe Trip down the Great Zambezi River

After an unforgettable few days at Sausage Tree Camp, it was time to head up the river to Anabezi – a second luxury tented camp …
Reasons to Stay at Sausage Tree Camp, Zambia

Reasons to Stay at Sausage Tree Camp, Zambia

If you’ve read this piece, you’ll have hopefully got a taste of what it was like to stay at Sausage Tree Camp …
An Ultra-Exclusive Stay at Sausage Tree Camp, Zambia

An Ultra-Exclusive Stay at Sausage Tree Camp, Zambia

The moment we touched down onto the Jeki airstrip in Zambia, we knew our experience of Sausage Tree Camp would be one to remember. …
Latitude 15 – Is this Zambia’s most stylish hotel?

Latitude 15 – Is this Zambia’s most stylish hotel?

If you’re looking for the most stylish hotel in Lusaka, Zambia, let me recommend Latitude 15. After a seven hour coach drive from Livingstone …
Go on, be a dare devil: Dive into Devil’s Pool

Go on, be a dare devil: Dive into Devil’s Pool

‘…so lovely, it must have been gazed upon by angels in their flight’ [David Livingstone] I watched so many YouTube videos about jumping into …
Natural World Wonder: The mighty Victoria Falls, Zambia

Natural World Wonder: The mighty Victoria Falls, Zambia

Seeing Victoria Falls for the first time is pretty epic. And admittedly, we couldn’t help feel a slight tinge of envy for anyone …
Fostering Godoma the Elephant at The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (now with VIDEO!)

Fostering Godoma the Elephant at The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (now with VIDEO!)

We waited in anticipation, cameras poised and speaking in whispers. And then we saw them; their grey heads bobbing above the grass as their …
Things to do in Karen, Nairobi

Things to do in Karen, Nairobi

We spent the first four days of our Africa trip in Karen, a suburb in the west of Nairobi. While central Nairobi is very …
An amazing trip to the Giraffe Centre, Kenya

An amazing trip to the Giraffe Centre, Kenya

I wasn’t sure what a giraffe’s tongue was going to feel like. And before I visited the Giraffe Centre in Langata, Nairobi, …
Sundowners with the giraffes at Giraffe Manor, Nairobi

Sundowners with the giraffes at Giraffe Manor, Nairobi

Our visit to the Giraffe Centre was incredibly special. But nothing quite prepared me for the unbelievable scene we witnessed on arrival at Giraffe …
Packing Guide for 3 months in Africa

Packing Guide for 3 months in Africa

Packing (and writing a packing guide) for three months in Africa was way harder than I thought. I must have packed and re-packed at …
Reasons to take a travel sabbatical

Reasons to take a travel sabbatical

If you’ve seen this recent post, you’ll had read the news that BC and I are taking a three month sabbatical to …
Destination Africa: A 3-month Adventure

Destination Africa: A 3-month Adventure

An Adventure through Eastern & Southern Africa I have some exciting news. In October 2016, BC and I are travelling to Africa for a three …
Three Luxury Safari Honeymoons, South Africa

Three Luxury Safari Honeymoons, South Africa

A luxury safari is number one on the travel list for many newly wedded couples. Waking up to the sounds of the bush and …