Tuesday, April 8, 2014
South Africa Game Report – Savanna

Things have been hopping at South Africa’s Savanna Private Game Reserve. They shared some recent sightings with us and we couldn’t be more pleased for recent travelers who were privileged to witness some of these amazing moments. Leopards are the … Continue reading

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Sabi Sabi Game Report

Sabi Sabi is a favorite game reserve in South Africa among the staff at Africa Adventure Consultants, and we stop in every chance that we get. When we can’t get our fix onsite, we turn to their game reports to … Continue reading

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Win a Free Ticket to South Africa from AAC!

We are giving away a free ticket to South Africa! All that you need to do to enter our drawing is to answer a short survey. Visit our survey here for your chance to win! Good luck! Winner must use the … Continue reading

Monday, January 13, 2014
Cycling Soweto

Kent enjoyed a bit of time in Johannesburg en route to Namibia back in October. One highlight of his visit was a bike tour through Soweto, an activity that was recently highlighted on CNN. He relives the experience here. I’ve … Continue reading

Thursday, December 12, 2013
The Ultimate African Safari

Have you ever fantasized about what you would do if you won the lottery? Our fantasies usually involve travel, and in that spirit, we’ve come up with the ultimate trip for the safari aficionado. How does criss-crossing the continent by … Continue reading

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Goodbye to Nelson Mandela

  Last week we lost an icon when Nelson Mandela passed away at age 95. His legacy will be remembered for generations. He left everything better than when he found it. We salute the man and his memory. Hamba kakuhle, … Continue reading

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Sustainability in the Air

We are always happy to report developments on the subject of sustainability in the travel industry. We strive to reduce our carbon footprint at home, and also in our travel practices. For travel, we work to reduce drive times whenever … Continue reading

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
New Lion Cubs at Mala Mala

Mala Mala is a special family of camps settled in a beautiful private concession outside of South Africa’s Kruger Park. The game in the area is incredibly prolific, and we’re always hearing about interesting sightings during their game drives. Recently, … Continue reading

Monday, October 14, 2013
Top 10 Things to do in Cape Town

Did you know that the Safari Journal Blog has a sister publication? Tales of Africa is written by our own Mahree Fowler, who first visited Africa as a child, and it changed her life forever. Tales of Africa is the … Continue reading

Friday, October 11, 2013
Recipe: Ostrich Steaks with Honey-Mustard Marinade

Ostrich is one of our favorite culinary treats to enjoy when visiting Africa – especially South Africa. Home to the largest ostrich industry in the world, you can do everything from visiting an ostrich farm to eating an ostrich steak … Continue reading