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Zambezi River

Zambezi River: Myths and Legends

The mighty Zambezi River flows through six countries and is the lifeblood of Zimbabwe. The banks of Africa’s fourth-largest river touch many pristine wildlife areas

Hwange National Park

Pans of Northern Hwange, Zimbabwe

Hwange Zimbabwe holds a character as biodiverse as the ecosystem itself and the northern pans are no exception. Being the largest national park in Zimbabwe,

Fish Eagles of Lake Kariba

Fish Eagles of Lake Kariba

Discover the fish eagles of Kariba and one of the most iconic species of birds on the lake with African Hideaways. As the national bird

Camp Kuzuma Chobe Botswana safari

The Elements of Safari with Camp Kuzuma

Hideaways Camp Kuzuma in Botswana encourages an immersive safari experience, one which celebrates the four elements of nature; Earth, Water, Wind, Fire. This type of

Hippos Mogotlho Khwai River safari lodge

Khwai River Game Viewing

The Okavango Delta represents and preserves the heart of Africa’s finest game viewing, richly diverse in ecology and wildlife. Its landscape is shaped by water,

Lower Zambezi, Wildlife

The Restorative Power of Water

Whenever I leave a body of water, a part of me remains, held in its currents and its rhythmic lapping against the shore. Something has

Mana pools

The Addictive Nature of Mana Pools

The element of the unknown is where the addiction to Mana Pools National Park lies. Its untouched landscapes and wild ways summon the safari seeker,

river cruise Chobe National Park

Chobe River Cruise Experience

Botswana is a destination diverse in scenery and ecosystems, and a Chobe River cruise experience should be firm on your safari list. From salt pans,

Implala

Traveling to Africa in Green Season

‘Tis the season for travel! November in Zimbabwe welcomes the much anticipated arrival of the rains. Flora and fauna celebrate its arrival in equal measure,

Moremi

Christmas in Africa

Christmas is a special time of the year, whether it be a spiritual affair, family connection or simply an excuse to travel. This particular time

Zimbabwe Game Count Activities

The Game that Counts, by Tony Park

Guests at Nantwich Lodge, in the wild north-west of Hwange National Park, stood on the lawn outside the main communal building and watched, in awe,

Mana Pools National Park

Whispers of the Wild at Mana Pools

Located in northern Zimbabwe, on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, Mana Pools provides a true ‘out of africa’ experience. It’s remote location deems

Camp Kuzuma

Camp Kuzuma Elephants

As we move into the hotter months, activity is heating up around the waterhole at Camp Kuzuma. The water deposits throughout the bush are drying

Camp Kuzuma

Sunset Sessions with Camp Kuzuma

Botswana had been a dream destination of ours for many years. Having been bitten by the Africa bug on a previous journey, there was simply

Walking in the Wild

Beneath the Albida Trees

The Heartbeat of Mana Pools Mana Pools is the definition of wild Africa – untamed, remote and abundant with wildlife. Time spent here, beneath the

Hwange

Gin and Tonic Sunsets in Hwange

When one mentions going on safari in Zimbabwe, three words spring to mind: gin, sunsets and elephants. This is the safari goers dream – one

Gus Le Breton

The Wisdom of Trees

Nature seems to emanate an inspiration which encourages us to connect to our true selves. It is to the wild we turn to when we