So many of us want more than a holiday when we go on safari, and the Okavango Guiding School delivers. We’re not surprised that our most popular blog post this month is ‘How to Become a Safari Guide in a Week‘.
Our aim is for the Good Safari Guide to be packed full of genuinely useful information, to keep you in touch with the Africa you love.
Over the last six months we have been listening to your views and updating the site.
You have shared your great ideas as to our ‘Find a Lodge‘ section. You will soon see up-to-date information on all the best lodges, camps and safari operations in Africa, with beautiful images and lively reviews.
So firstly, a big thank you for your continuing support, and secondly watch this space for the most comprehensive independent listing of the best safari lodges in Africa!
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Rose – Editor in Chief
Ps you won’t receive a newsletter for a couple of months, as we know July and August mean ‘down time’ for many of our subscribers. Our office and website will be active though, so please do drop by!
Tanzania Safari for an 8 Year Old Child
I shed a little tear when reading this blog from an 8 year old on safari in Tanzania. In fact this is a blog by twins Harry and Felix, guests of sister company, tour operator Abambo Family Safaris… READ MORE
How to Become a Safari Guide in a Week
Have you ever dreamed of being a safari guide? Perhaps you’ve imagined living in the bush, but felt lacking in knowledge or skills? READ MORE
Best Ethiopia Tour 2017
Ethiopia is so hot right now! If you find yourself at a dinner party of the well-travelled, you can bet your bottom dollar that someone will be discussing their ideas as to the best Ethiopia tour. READ MORE
Take your kids to the best private island beach resort in the world!
North Island, where the Prince and Princess of Wales went on their honeymoon, is inviting children FOR FREE! Seriously.
Here’s a great special at Lewa Safari Camp: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3!
Lewa is the place for getting out and getting into the bush, whether that’s swimming, walking, riding, whatever!
Hilarious Winners of the First Annual ‘Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
Have a look at these funny wildlife photographs for a good chuckle!