Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Game Report: South Luangwa National Park

We’re smack in the middle of Zambia’s high season in the South Luangwa valley, so our game reports will reflect some of the excitement that’s happening there.  This latest set of lovely photos and associated stories comes from our partners at … Continue reading

Monday, August 8, 2011
Client Feedback – Botswana Great Wilderness Journey

We love it when clients take the time to give us direct feedback on their adventures. Sometimes it comes in the form of photos or video or safari stories, and sometimes it is a letter such as this. Every time … Continue reading

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Gretchen’s Trip Report – part 2

The next destination in my journey was Chobe National Park in Botswana. You can fly into either Kasane (Botswana), Livingstone (Zambia) or Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) to get to Chobe. Flights to Livingstone and Victoria Falls tend to be more economical … Continue reading

Monday, June 6, 2011
Sanctuary Zebra Plains camp opens

We are excited to announce that Sanctuary Zebra Plains, Sanctuary Retreats first luxury walking safari camp in Zambia’s fabled South Luangwa, is now open! This is a fantastic bush adventure by foot as you experience the sights, sounds and smells … Continue reading

Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Gretchen’s Trip Report – part 1

As you know, several of us in the office recently spent time in Africa to see what’s new, what’s improved and what’s happening. I had the pleasure of a quick but very interesting trip to South Africa, Botswana and Zambia. … Continue reading

Monday, April 18, 2011
Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge reopens!

On Wednesday 13 April, His Excellency Dr Kenneth Kaunda visited Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge to officially re-open the property after an extensive refurbishment. The lodge was originally built in the 1970s for Dr Kaunda, the first Republican president of Zambia, … Continue reading

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Zambia from the air

Zambia is a very special place. The birthplace of the walking safari is heaving with wildlife but not with people. It’s off the beaten track. It has the famous (Zambezi River), the infamous (Victoria Falls) and the off-the-map (Kafue, North … Continue reading

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge Opens

Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge has opened and they are welcoming their first guests. In celebration of the opening of the iconic hilltop game lodge in Zambia’s South Luangwa, we are pleased to offer three nights for the price of two. … Continue reading

Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Pangolin!

Everyone that has been on safari knows that the most elusive animal isn’t one of the big five, or even one of the ‘little five’. It’s the pangolin. That’s why this game report from Kapinga Camp in the Busanga Plains … Continue reading

Thursday, November 11, 2010
The Smoke That Thunders

Have you been to Victoria Falls? The falls are a perfect add-on to any safari in Southern Africa and the perfect way to kick off (or wind down) a safari. Just a short plane ride from Johannesburg, Livingstone, Zambia is … Continue reading