South Africa’s Big 5 – Up Close & Personal

One of the greatest experiences in my life to date is the South African Safari we took last December.  An amazing opportunity to see wild animals living in their natural habitat rather than caged up in some zoo, it was a truly wonderful experience, and if, like me, you are an animal lover, I would…

The Plight of the South African Rhino

Having witnessed the beauty of Rhinos while on safari in South Africa it is hard for me to imagine how anyone could wish to endanger this magnificent species for the sake of some ridiculous myth that the Rhino horn has medicinal properties, curable benefits and indeed magical powers! However, it is only to clear that…

A Malaria Free Safari Experience

If you have never been on Safari in South Africa then I can highly recommend you add this magnificent experience to your bucket list.  Combining the splendour of South Africa’s Big 5 (that’s Elephant, Rhino, Leopard, Lion and Water Buffalo to you and me!), with exquisite fauna and flora, stunning game reserve lodges and fearless…