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Getting Married on Safari – Our Recommendation

Over the years a number of travelers have asked about getting married while on their safari in Africa… it sounds …

Mosquitoes on safari – are you more likely to be bitten?

According to a recent study people with Type O blood were 83% more likely to get bitten by mosquitoes. People with …

Taking Prescription Medicines on Safari – My Opinion Based on 25+ Years African Travel

There is a lot of talk online about people being stopped at airports / borders in Africa for prescription drugs… in particular …

Africa Specialist… not so much.

Received an email from Fly South African Airways Vacations and had to shake my head…   As you can see …

World’s #1 Mombo Camp – If you don’t go to Mombo then you haven’t been to Botswana!

The Mombo Camp rebuild is done – new luxury camp, still Africa’s best wildlife!   Mombo offers Africa’s highest quality, most consistent, Big 5 …

New Private Jet Service to Singita Sabi Sands!

Ultimate Africa clients can now fly by private jet from Johannesburg to Singita Sabi Sands – our favorite luxury safari …

Cape Town Water Shortage / Drought Update

MARCH 30, 2018, 2018 UPDATE: Day Zero has been cancelled… with the onset of the rainy season, conservation, and new …

Cape Town Drought Update – February 2018

Cape Town is one of Africa’s most beautiful cities and a very popular destination… over 20+ years we have seen …

New Flight – Fly Direct New York to Kenya!

Starting October 30, 2018 Kenya Airways will fly from New York’s JFK Airport direct to Nairobi, Kenya in East Africa …

New Mombo Camp to Open January 28, 2018

Mombo Camp has been voted world’s #1 several times!   We are thrilled to advise that Wilderness Safaris’ newly rebuilt Mombo Camp will …

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