Month: January 2020

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Places We Love: Beho Beho Safari Camp | Selous Game Reserve | Tanzania

Beho Beho was the first camp to be sited in The Selous Game Reserve, not on the banks, or the flood plains of the mighty Rufiji River, but in the cooler highlands so as to enjoy the 'cooling breezes' from which its name derives. Always designated as a 'private camp' it has fiercely protected its individuality and privileged location as one of the most 'magical' places it is possible to…

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Places We Love: Chitabe Camp | Okavanago Delta | Botswana

Situated on a beautiful old tree-island in a prime wilderness locale in the south-east of the Okavango Delta, Chitabe Camp is built on raised decks to provide superb views across an expansive floodplain. Thanks to its mosaic of habitats, a plethora of plains game is seen on day and night drives as well as guided walks. Chitabe Camp is such a firm favourite of mine that it is the very…

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3 mistakes you SHOULDN’T make on Safari

Safaris are without a doubt incredible to experience and can be life changing. Here are some of the mistakes that you shouldn't make on your Safari experience. 1.  Have unrealistic expectations With social media being part of our daily lives, we are constantly flooded with incredible wildlife images one after another.  Although these images are usually taken over a period of time (often stretching a few years) it can easily…

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Guest Blog: The Amboseli Experience

Recent guest Laura Galbraith returned for her third Wild Eye Safari and joined us for the very first Amboseli and Masai Mara Safari. This trip combines 1 night in Nairobi on arrival in Kenya followed by 5 nights in Amboseli National Park, finishing with 6 nights in the Wild Eye Mara Camp. Laura shares her thoughts and some images from her safari with us. *** What can I tell you…