Grow Africa’s Vision and Mission Redefined

Redefined

2017 was a successful year for Grow Africa, our responsible tourism foundation, a year of growth and achieving significant goals. We are proud of our successes and look forwarding to impacting further positive change in the areas our partners Jenman African Safaris and Hideaways operates in. To continue doing so successfully, we decided to redefine our identity … Read moreGrow Africa’s Vision and Mission Redefined

Our Best Guided Group Tours

Our Best Guided Group Tour

Jenman African Safaris offers a range of Guided Group Safaris throughout Southern Africa, East Africa, and Madagascar. These tours with set departures are expertly designed for travellers who want to see the highlights of a country, or in some cases even more than one country, whilst having an exceptional guide provide valuable insight along the way. These … Read moreOur Best Guided Group Tours

Grow Africa Spreads Joy with the Santa Shoebox Project

Santa Shoebox

The festive season is fast approaching and while for many of us in the travel industry that usually means exotic trips or some much needed time off, it’s important to think of the less fortunate as well. When people struggle to make ends meet on a day to day basis, a carefree overseas holiday is … Read moreGrow Africa Spreads Joy with the Santa Shoebox Project

Jenman African Safaris Office Self-Sustainably Saving Water

WATER SAVING

Cape Town is currently experiencing one of the worst droughts in history, inhabitants have been urged to drastically reduce water usage or Day Zero – the day when no water will pour from the taps – will be upon us as soon as May 2018. The city has stipulated that everyone needs to use less … Read moreJenman African Safaris Office Self-Sustainably Saving Water

Unveiling the Sandpit and Delivering Painted Tyres to Rosmead Primary School

In our last newsletter, we told you about the tyres that the Jenman office painted for the children of Rosmead Primary. Now, we are excited to tell you that the tyres have been delivered to the schoolchildren and the visit coincided with the unveiling of the new sandpit that we built as part of our … Read moreUnveiling the Sandpit and Delivering Painted Tyres to Rosmead Primary School

Reasons Why the Southern Experience is a Terrible No Good Very Bad Idea

Jenman African Safaris’ Northern / Southern Experience tour showcases the best of southern Africa, sandwiching all the highlights of Namibia and Botswana between the top tourist destinations of Cape Town and Victoria Falls. Travellers can choose whether they would like to start in Cape Town and end in Victoria Falls, this is the Northern Experience. Or … Read moreReasons Why the Southern Experience is a Terrible No Good Very Bad Idea

5 African Travel Destinations Where the US Dollar is Strong

There are some places around the world where your dollar, pound or euro will simply stretch much further. Whether it’s a weak currency, low cost of living or even a combination of both, travellers can take real advantage of the travel opportunities provided by these factors. If you are looking to have an amazing, but … Read more5 African Travel Destinations Where the US Dollar is Strong

Top 10 Highlights of the Garden Route, not to be missed

The Garden Route is quickly becoming one of the must-do road trips for South African locals and international travellers alike. Spanning from Mossel Bay to the Storms River Mouth, the spectacular beauty and diversity on show will ‘wow’ you at each and every stop of your trip. The larger areas of the Klein Karoo, Knysna … Read moreTop 10 Highlights of the Garden Route, not to be missed

Did you know South Africa also has a “Little Five”?

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The ultimate bucket list for travellers visiting Southern Africa is to catch a glimpse of all the members of the Big 5: buffalo, elephant, lion, rhinoceros, and leopard. But did you know there is the Little 5 also exists? This group celebrates South Africa’s incredible biodiversity and the many small creatures that do not get … Read moreDid you know South Africa also has a “Little Five”?

The Big 5 Club: Why did our company decide to help out a local school?

Our company, Jenman African Safaris, offers every employee the chance to help out a nearby school every two weeks. We have two teams of 8 people – and every second week a group goes to play with the kids in our lunch break. It’s just two hours of our time a month; but it’s already … Read moreThe Big 5 Club: Why did our company decide to help out a local school?

Grow Africa Hike – A Walk to Remember

At 9am on an unusually chilly morning of 19 February, 14 slightly sleepy Jenman staff members, a guide named Todd, a 2-year old toddler, and 17 very energetic children from Rosmead Primary School decided to brave the hike from Constantia Nek to the world famous botanical gardens of Kirstenbosch. The reason? Well firstly, many of … Read moreGrow Africa Hike – A Walk to Remember

Summer Loving in Cape Town – Our Top 10 Sunset Spots

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What happens when you combine the perfect climate with a trendy city nestled in a beautiful landscape? You get a world class sundowner destination that’s what! With one of the best climates in the world, the Western Cape of South Africa is the ideal summer time destination for both locals and internationals. Looking for the … Read moreSummer Loving in Cape Town – Our Top 10 Sunset Spots

Jenman Empowers Employees

Jenman Staff

Empowered is a South African reality television series who recently interviewed Lingithembe Ndlovu, an intern at Jenman Safaris. This video shows how we at Jenman African Safaris are training staff and empowering them in their careers. If you know very little about us, this video gives you real insight into the heart and soul of … Read moreJenman Empowers Employees

The Jenman families’ great Cape discovery!

Ross, Callum and Sandra Jenman find a Geo Caching site along the Pipe Track in Cape Town, South Africa

We’ve blogged about huge discoveries before, about treasure being found and remarkable events that have happened across Africa. We never ever thought that someone from our own company would find something worth blogging about. Well, ladies and gentleman, today you are reading the story of how Garth Jenman, the founder of Jenman African Safaris, and … Read moreThe Jenman families’ great Cape discovery!

Are you in Cape Town over the Festive Season?

VnA Waterfront

If so, the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront (V&A for short) will be hosting a couple of wonderful events for you to partake in: 1. Watershed Christmas Market for adults and children The V&A Watershed is an upmarket warehouse filled with 150 small businesses that showcase to visitors the incredible depth and creativity the African people … Read moreAre you in Cape Town over the Festive Season?

5 South African Bucket List Destinations

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To say I love to explore and adventure around South Africa is an understatement. It should be a country on everyone’s bucket list as a destination one has to visit at least once in their lifetime just as it was on mine. This country is special and no amount of words can begin to describe the sheer beauty and abundance of amazing attractions one can expect to experience. South Africa has the perfect mix of affordable holidays, natural beauty, good weather, abundant wildlife and can rightly claim the title of being the adventure capital of the world.

Some of my favourite South African destinations that have made my bucket list include…

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Cape Town Travel – The haunted houses of Cape Town

There are things to do in Cape Town that you’ll find in many places across the globe. Every now and then, however we like to highlight a little something special, something that is unique to Cape Town and something which others are bound to find exciting.
In this blog we’re looking at the top haunted houses in Cape Town. If you spend a few nights in the Mother City, you might want to check out a few of these places yourself.

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Haunted house

What’s the best way to spend a workday Friday?

If the recent Jenman Product and Marketing experience is anything to go by, out of office on a team building event is the definite answer. After running through a host of suggestions and options, all of which fell short for one or other reason, we finally hit on a sure fire winner. The red bus with City Sightseeing!

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Our Product and Marketing on a team building day out

 

 

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We’ve created the best way to view the Mother City in Luxury

As one of the top tourist destinations in Africa, let alone the world, Cape Town ought to be at the top of your list when it comes to travel. Our 4-day 5* lodge tour package will allow you to experience all that this incredible destination has to offer, while showcasing one of the finest luxury accommodations that the city has to offer.

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View over Capetown

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