The Ultimate Luxury Safari Experience

Safaris are never going to be all that cheap. If you’ve looked into booking one before, you will already be aware that the price tag can be rather high. Some people want more than a standard safari though, and this is going to cost even more. However, if you want the ultimate luxury experience, in beautiful surroundings, whilst seeing wildlife, then paying the price is completely worth it. Many safaris will involve staying in tents during the trip. If you pick a luxury option, you are more likely to be housed in a lodge or eco building. If you do camp at all, chances are it will be a permanent campsite that has good facilities, like toilets and private showers. The food should also be excellent, so if food is...

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How Long do you Need for a Safari?

A safari holiday doesn’t have to be particularly long in itself. You may decide to go on a three or four day safari, as costs can be incredibly high and few people will be able to afford a great deal more. However, you will of course need to think about the time it will take you to get to your destination as well. Flights from the UK to Africa, Asia or any other safari destination aren’t going to be particularly short. Make sure you have planned your trip thoroughly and know all of your timescales. If you want to use the time on your holiday wisely, choose a safari holiday in a destination that has plenty of variety. You should be able to do other activities in the area, like...

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Choosing a Jeep Safari for Comfort and Convenience

There are lots of different options when you are going on safari. You can watch animals from a particular point (such as a building or viewing platform), hike, or use a vehicle like a jeep. If you decide that a jeep safari is the right option for you, this is likely to be a very good decision. By going on safari in a vehicle, you are likely to be able to get as close to the animals as possible. That being said, there is always going to be a safety risk when approaching wild animals. By using a large vehicle like a jeep, though, you are going to be as safe as you possibly can be whilst going on your safari. A jeep will also be one of the most...

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Hiking Whilst on a Safari

There are a few sports, if you can call them that, that have always fascinated intrigued many people. Those sports are hiking and climbing. Many have never quite understood how to try them, how to learn them or just if they would appea. Instead of normal travel destinations these holidays demand very specific locations. Instead of looking for amazing cultural locations you’re looking for the highest peaks, instead of looking at sandy beaches you’re looking at the most dangerous cliff faces to test yourself. Instead of the relaxation and tans of the typical holiday; you’re looking for the cold, the heights and the challenge. Climbing and hiking, it seems, are not so much sports but more ways of life; changing our clothes, our ambitions and even our holidays.
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African Safari – Zambia

An African safari is a life altering experience. Many countries are dependent on tourism as their biggest industry and so a great amount of care is being taken to preserve the continents amazing wildlife. One country that has remained under the radar, yet offers a safari experience like no other is Zambia. Zambia is most famous for its stunning Victoria Falls; however with almost 30% of the country protected as National Parks, the huge National Parks across the country offer an authentic glimpse into wild Africa. You will never find Zambia to be among the most popular destination for an African Safari; however any person in the know will tell you that it is the place where safari connoisseurs flock to. Zambia has permanent rivers running through its lands, the...

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