We give a percentage of our profits to an incredible project that protects Africa’s gentle giants – here’s why.
There’s nothing like seeing elephants in the wild. I’ve been lucky enough to encounter them many times. I’ve held my breath as ... Read more
How a ground-breaking Kenyan re-wilding project has brought joy to one young man – and an entire community.
Is a name chosen to match the child? Or does a child grow into its name? Either way, the infectious smile and warmth radiating off ... Read more
I'm lucky enough to work with and alongside some incredible woman, but on International Women’s Day, celebrate one incredible lady who is breaking down barriers on the Kenyan safari scene.
Grace Leonard is a powerhouse. Leader. Mother. ... Read more
Kenya’s Enonkishu Conservancy is a rewilding pioneer. Is this a new vision for regenerative tourism in the Mara valley?
Today, the Enonkishu Conservancy, on the edge of the Mara-Serengeti Ecosystem, is thriving. Wildebeest and zebra graze. ... Read more
Where is paradise, exactly?
Turns out it’s about a two-hour flight from Johannesburg, plus a quick jaunt by helicopter or boat …
The Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort, lazing 30km off the Mozambique coast, isn’t the absolute quickest beach ... Read more
Maybe it was down to the Lion King. But it was the warthogs that really captured Molly’s heart.
Yes, those ever-endearing little warthogs, with their tufty hair-dos, skittish capers and comical antennae-tail-up running… My seven-year-old, ... Read more
Loisaba Conservancy is already a world-class wildlife-watching destination – and is about to get even better. Read more
It’s official: The Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara is one of the finest retreats in Africa. This summer, this five-star hotel was named in the ‘Three Best Resorts in Africa’ category of Travel & Leisure’s latest World’s Best Awards, ... Read more
Unfortunately for her, it started with my feet. Stella has been a spa therapist at Tortilis Camp, in a conservancy bordering Amboseli National Park, for 11 years and we met when she gave me a much-needed foot massage (amazing for me, less so ... Read more
We’ve all seen the shots of the splashing, thrashing action – and dreamed of being right there, as two million wildebeest attempt life-and-death river crossings to move between the Masai Mara and Serengeti national parks. The ‘Great Migration’ ... Read more
Elewana Elephant Pepper Camp might just be the perfect balance of creature comforts and going properly bush.
Voted Kenya’s Leading Safari Tented Camp in the 2021 World Travel Awards, Elephant Pepper sits within the Mara North Conservancy, ... Read more
From the plains below, you can barely see Elsa’s Kopje. Built in 1999, it was sculpted perfectly to fit around the rocks and grooves of Mughwango Hill; not a single native tree was felled. But while the lodge is almost invisible, its impact ... Read more