Safari Lodges in Africa where Animals can Wander Through


There are few things in life more special and amazing than to visit an African Safari lodge where the animals roam free. Experience sharing breakfast with friendly and affectionate Rothschild Giraffes at the incredibly beautiful Giraffe Manor in Nairobi. Watch migrating elephants walk through the reception area of the Mfuwe Lodge annually to get to their favorite mango trees in an inside…

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The Best Camping Spots in Botswana for Happy Campers

The Best Camping Spots in Botswana for Happy Campers


Going on a camping trip to Botswana requires a great deal of planning and preparation. Many of the best spots are only accessible with a 4×4 vehicle, or at least a vehicle with a diff-lock. Expect to drive on rough roads and heavy sand. But as with most things in life, the potential rewards are so much greater if you are prepared to venture off…

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Top 5 Golf Courses You Should Play In Africa  


Africa is not all about Safaris. One moment you could be in game reserve getting cozy with the Big 5. The next you could be taking a swing on a manicured green which could rival the best of Europe. And most of the courses are situated right next to game reserves, spoiling you with a choice of great activities. A golf vacation could be rejuvenating and there’s…

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Famous Celebrities Who Visited Tanzania on Safari


At one time or another we have all envied the lifestyles of the Rich and Famous!  Let’s face it, turning an unattractive shade of green is difficult to avoid as we see them strut the red carpet, quaff (real!) champagne, and step out of their private jets and yachts. READ: A Trip to Tanzania and Zanzibar: Safari meets Island Holiday The Quest for…

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WLR Featured Pics September 2016

WLR Featured Pics September 2016


In September we featured photos by Annemarie du Plessis John-Ray Brentnall Anthony Goldman Isak Pretorius [Read]: Our current WLR Featured Pics To submit your work for a feature on Where Lions Roam, just drop us an email at featuredpic@wherelionsroam.com with a resized photo (1000 pixels on the long edge). You remain the owner of the photo, we will link to your site and you…

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Top 10 Foods You Must Try in Africa


Africa is one of the continents believed to have fertile soils and plenty of farming, animals, and fishing as well. All these contribute to wide range of traditional foods throughout the continent. Your visit there cannot be complete until you have had a taste of some of these dishes. What’s more, adventure usually goes well with riding, so if you are getting…

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25 Travel Blogs that Feature African Destinations


One of the best ways to spend a vacation is by travelling. Whether you travel solo or with friends and family – there is just no alternative to the joy of travelling. Not only do you get to spend some fantastic time, but a change in scenery and the breath of fresh air can do wonders to your health as well! With…

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Your First Safari to The Kruger Park in South Africa


The Kruger Park – a Local Treasure and Wonder for Overseas Visitors An annual pilgrimage to “The Kruger” is a time-honored tradition that many lucky South Africans have grown up enjoying on a regular basis. Most of us took this enormous privilege for granted, just as we tend to take our marvelous landscape for granted! However, for countless visitors from distant shores the…

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Top 5 Things You Enjoy Doing When Going To Nasser Lake in Egypt


Egypt, as per observations made stands out at the top with the most fascinating tourist attractions in the world. Among its major attractions is the lake Nasser. Lake Nasser, known as Lake Nubia in Sudan, is considered the largest man-made lake in the world with a surface are of 5250 square kilometers, a length of over 500km with a width of 35km…

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Africas Big and Little Five: Who Are They And Where Can You Find Them?


Undoubtedly, South Africa’s biggest tourist attraction is the Big Five: Lions, rhinos, elephants, buffalo and leopards. These are the superstars of the South African bushveld. Most people who travel to its fair shores hope to catch a glimpse of these majestic and sometimes terrifying creatures. Historically, hunters found these five animals particularly ferocious when cornered and named them the Big Five. These…

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