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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…

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Charlotte’s 5 Most Memorable Sightings of 2019

It’s hard to choose a ‘top’ sighting. There’s so many factors that go into making a sighting great — Was it a beautiful scene? Was there interesting behavior? Was it rare or the first time for you to see this?  Did you get an incredible photo or video? Did it make you feel something? When reflecting on some of my favorite sightings from the year, the quality I am considering…

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My Top 12 Moments of 2019…

Im going to keep this blog post short and sweet. I want to share my top 10 moments of 2019 with all of you and thought I would let these images speak for themselves… It has been one incredible year on safari, going through my images, it allowed me to reflect on just what an amazing year it has been and how privileged I am to do what I love…

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5 Exciting Destinations to compliment your Masai Mara Safari Experience

The Masai Mara is without a doubt one of Africa’s most iconic wildlife areas, drawing many tourists from around the world each year. Regardless of whether you are wanting to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration during the peak season or if you’re simply wanting experience the raw beauty and diversity of the region out of peak season, the Masai Mara provides the ideal springboard to explore a treasure chest of…