The Responsible Elements of Travel in 2022

Jenman African Safaris Travel

Travel and tourism in Africa has the opportunity to change lives. By investing time, interest and curiosity in both its cultural and geographical landscapes, one also invests in its survival. Making conscious travel choices which impact communities and wildlife on the ground should be a priority when planning your African adventure, taking our responsibilities towards…

Why we are mad about Madagascar!

Ile Sainte Marie holiday package

Madagascar is a country full of colour and character in people, wildlife and landscape. As Africa’s largest island, 450 km off the eastern coast of Mozambique, its isolation from the mainland has resulted in a completely unique ecosystem, its plants and animals distinctive to the area. Madagascar is a place which exists between imagination and…

Top 5, Big 5 Safari Destinations in Africa

Kenya Safari

Travel and safari differ in reason from person to person, as well as in destination. Some may seek adventure, others respite, however one constant spoke in the wheel of discovery, is wildlife. The biodiverse landscape of Africa is an invitation for exploration, its wild waterways and open savannahs holding an expanse of species, different from…

The Cultural Quilt of Africa: A Series of Traditions

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Africa is a quilted continent of ritual and tradition. With a multitude of rich tribal history, mythology, beliefs and religions, Africa ignites and fuels one’s cultural curiosity. Through our ‘Series of Traditions’, Jenman African Safaris will select and celebrate various countries’ celebrations and festivals – a virtual tour through the heartbeat of each destination. For…

What’s hot in October? Africa!

What's hot in October? Africa! 7

Turn up the heat for your October adventure and head to Africa where it is hot, hot, hot – in all senses of the word! With sunny days and clear skies come walking safaris, fantastic game viewing, adrenaline activities, pool time and chilled cocktails. Taking into account different tastes for experience, there are a variety…

From the Armchair to the Safari Seat

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Jenman African Safaris is celebrating the travel transition from the armchair to the safari seat! Having spent the last year travelling through our imaginations – day dreaming, wishing, reflecting and waiting for exploration to resume – we are ready for departure!  Our passionate and experienced travel experts have curated a list of the top five…

7 UNESCO African Wonders to Explore on Safari

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With 7 being a magical number for world wonders, we at Jenman African Safaris were inspired to look into 7 UNESCO wonders within Africa to share with you. A visit to any one of these destinations is a safari seekers dream – each unique in character and surrounded by a vast number of other sites…

Walking Wild Mana Pools & Hwange: Tracking Edition with Steve Bolnick

Walking Wild: Mana & Hwange

Showcasing his in-depth style of guiding, Steve ‘talked the walk’, taking us on an educational safari, sharing his wealth of wild knowledge. The conversation was a virtual and verbal tour through the wilderness, with tips on tracking, trees and tales of survival. For Steve, being in the bush is like coming home, indicative of his…

WATCH Safari Planning Episode 4: Walking Wild Mana & Hwange

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“Instead of seeking the spectacular, you are absorbing the miraculous” In episode 4 of our ‘Safari Planning’ series with Jenman African Safaris’, professional guide Steve Bolnick reminds us of our origin with and connection to nature – and that a walking safari is just like coming home. His passionate and knowledgeable manner is a reflection…

Adapted and Refined Protocols for Guided Group Travel

Adapting to the new Guided Groups Safaris Travel Environment

Have you been wondering what group safaris will look like once the travel bans are lifted? New environments call for adaption. We wanted to let you know how we are preparing for our guests to return to Africa. In March 2020, we amended our policies and reviewed our terms and conditions to accommodate new regulations,…

Should You Be Making Travel Plans Right Now?

Should You Be Making Travel Plans Right Now

Travel is all about the unexpected. And even more so now as our lives are encapsulated in uncertainty, especially in the realm of leaving our comfort zones into the unchartered waters of life after Covid-19. We’ve answered the questions of those who are itching to explore, but are also unsure on how, where, and when…

How to Curate Your African Travel Bucket List

Travel Bucket List Africa

Creating a bucket list can be an exciting yet daunting endeavour. With so many intriguing and varied destinations available – one can be overwhelmed with the luxury of dreamer’s choice. Our safari specialists are here to help you narrow it down to select experiences which encompass that unique African touch. Madagascar The ancient sentries of…