Umhlanga Rocks: The All in One Beach Destination in South Africa


Umhlanga Rocks is located along the shoreline, north of Durban. In this area there is the famous Gateway shopping centre and plenty of activities to take part in. This city has a rich history and a lot of heritage sites that you can visit.   History of Umhlanga “Umhlanga” means the place of reeds in the South African Zulu language. Umhlanga Rocks…

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Top TripAdvisor Destinations in Africa

Top TripAdvisor Destinations in Africa


TripAdvisor recently nominated its top 10 African destinations. We’ve listed them all here with a some good reasons why these places should be on your bucket list. With 54 countries and a landmass almost four times the size of the United States, Africa offers a huge variety of cultures, scenery, and activities for tourists to see and enjoy. It would be take…

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How To Enjoy Your Snorkeling Vacation With Your Kids

How To Enjoy Your Snorkeling Vacation With Your Kids


Snorkeling is an excellent way to access the beautiful, mysterious realms of nature. The ocean indeed is a fantastic place to exercise your idea of discovery. And that’s not all! This sport also opens newer avenues of exercising, thereby keeping you fit and active. As with adults, kids too take an interest in the sport from a very young age. The mystery,…

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Are There Wild Horses in Africa

Are There Wild Horses in Africa?


Wild horses have always captured the imagination of humans. Maybe it is their unbridled freedom that gives us a sense of our own possibilities or maybe it is just the sheer beauty of watching a herd of wild horses enjoy the sheer pleasure of being that draws us. Whatever the reason, there are still places where wild horses can be seen. Africa has…

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Marakele the Undiscovered Big 5 Paradise

Marakele the Undiscovered Big 5 Paradise


Thabazimbi, the jewel of the Limpopo province in South Africa is a town in trouble. Not only has the iron ore mine closed its doors, but the trade in rare wildlife, arguably Thabazimbi’s second largest industry, has also taken a knock as the bubble burst and prices crashed. Simon, our friendly waiter at a local restaurant describes how more and more for-sale signs are…

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A Trip To Murchison Falls In Uganda Hippos

A Trip To Murchison Falls In Uganda


Uganda may not be as well known as some of the surrounding countries for seeing lions and other wildlife, but there’s one area at least that can make for an unforgettable outdoor excursion. That area is Murchison Falls National Park, well north of the capital city of Kampala, but not so far north as to be unsafe (given that the Sudan border…

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Giraffe Manor - Eduardo Zárate

Enjoying an Unforgettable Stay at Nairobi’s Giraffe Manor


(Cover Photo by Eduardo Zárate) After you set your travel dates and buy your plane ticket, the next step is booking a hotel. You want to stay somewhere nice but also somewhere that doesn’t break the bank—totally understandable. Luckily, the famous Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, is the perfect place to stay. [Also Visit: TrekBible] If you want more…

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Lions In India Gir National Park a Lions Paradise Female Lion in Gir Park

Lions In India – Gir National Park a Lions Paradise


Do you remember that very famous phrase from Disney’s The Lion King, “HAKUNA MATATA”? You all must remember this, our beloved Simba the lion, along with his friends Timon and Pumba singing and living his life in the jungle… and watching them all make us all wonder if we ever get a chance to see the beauty of Jungle in live, the…

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Interview with Wildlife Photographer Rodney Xolile Nombekana

Interview with Wildlife Photographer Rodney Xolile Nombekana


WLR: Can you describe your background and how you got involved in photography? Rodney: My background is actually animal behaviour. I worked with Kevin Richardson (aka the lion Whisperer) for many years before starting my own Safari Company. As a guide I visit many places and one day while on tour in 2015 in Pilanesberg National Park we had a great sighting of…

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10 Must See Attractions in Cape Town

10 Must See Attractions in Cape Town South Africa


The 10 must see attractions in Cape Town South Africa include Table Mountain, Robben Island and Lions Head. Cape Town is a wonderfully vibrant city; very developed Cape Town feels like many other major western cities but with a more laid back atmosphere. South Africa is a hugely diverse nation and as such this is reflected in the city’s set up. With influences from around…

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