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!

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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…

How Guided Group tours hit that safari sweet spot

Rhino Ridge Lodge

Our guided group tours are expertly designed for travellers who want to see the highlights of a country, or even multiple countries, with a group of like-minded people. Because they leave on set departure dates, these safaris are designed to make the most of the ideal game-viewing seasons and have the added benefit of often…