African Safari Consultants Present: The Okavango Delta [video]

  The Okavango Delta in Botswana is hands down one of our favourite safari destinations. No matter how many times we’ve visited over the years, it never ceases to amaze with it’s richness in wildlife and visual beauty. Each stay in one of the Okavango Delta’s luxurious, sustainable camps brings one closer to Africa and …

Certificates of Excellence for The C&P Portfolio

The African Safari managers and teams at Elephant Pepper Camp and Loisaba were recently honored with TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence for 2013! In addition to their other awards, The C&P Portfolio is proud to offer some of East Africa’s most outstanding lodges and activities for guests to enjoy. Located in Western Kenya, these properties allow …

The White Sand “Beach of Beaches”

The newly-built Kilwa Beach Lodge is a perfect tropical beach destination for travelers going on an African Safari in Southern Tanzania. Formerly a 10-acre coconut plantation, the new lodge has only seven rooms, including Africa’s first superadobe eco-room, which utilizes NASA technology in its building construction. All of the rooms are just a few meters …

The perfect spot for an evening glass of wine.

Paradise is an Island

Immersed in crystal blue waters and surrounded by a beautiful coral reef, Chapwani is a great natural background not just for African Honeymoons, but for anyone looking for pure relaxation in an unspoiled environment. A comfortable 25-minute boat ride from Zanzibar town, the private island promises a complete break away from daily life, where one …

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Grand Opening from Virgin Limited Edition this Summer

Richard Branson is no stranger to going on African Safari tours, so it was only a matter of time before the Mahali Mzuri, an exciting new tented safari camp, would be opened in the Motorogi and Olare Orok conservancies of the Masai Mara in East Africa. Sir Richard has a long love affair with Africa, having …

Mountain Gorilla in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Game Report from Governors’ Camp

The season for African Safari tours is about to be in full swing, with last month’s rainy season bringing flurries of birds and wildlife to the East Africa region. The Governors’ Camp Collection was recently honored with the Best International Wildlife Resort award in Lonely Planet’s Magazine India 2013 Travel Awards, having recently hosted a …

Exclusive Offer from Cheli & Peacock

An essential packing item for any African Safari is a great pair of binoculars. In a new partnership with German optics leader Carl Zeiss AG, Cheli & Peacock Safaris and The C&P Portfolio are now offering a pair of Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars, worth over US$1,000. Any couple that books a safari with them for …

The Namibian Oryx.

Special Discoveries in the Serengeti

Anyone planning on going on a Tanzania Safari will now have the opportunity to explore the remarkable wilderness, wildlife, people and culture from the first lodge-based conservation research and education platform in the Serengeti. Launching next month, the Discover Centre at Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti will be inviting guests to participate in specialist research …

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Kenya Prepares to Host World Travel Awards

For many people, Kenya is a top choice for their first African safari, and for good reason. The Kenya Tourism Board, less than a year after winning the award for Africa’s Leading Tourism Board, now looks forward to hosting this year’s World Travel Awards Africa Gala Ceremony. “World Travel Awards is coming to Kenya at …