The latest on travelling Africa the way it should be travelled – on a shoestring. Here lie tales of budget travel heroism, up to the minute travel news and despatches from tents on the front line of the safari dream.
Overland travel is a once in a life time experience. While the journey is long, the seats are comfortable enough and there are plenty of fun ways to stay busy. We spoke to the African Budget Safari team for some top tips to get the most out of long hauls across the continent.
We list eleven of our favourite – and most spectacular – safari destinations that are making an effort to reduce their carbon footprint and promote sustainability, community participation and conservation.
For most of us, it’s always good to do a little bit of research about your travel destination. But not everything is about destinations, time tables and itineraries. To get in the mood and feel the flavour of South Africa, pull up a chair and get some popcorn on. These 5 movies will set the tone for your coming adventure.