JOURNAL WITH US

A journey in Africa can be life-changing. It can answer many of your questions about the world while inspiring new ones......

May 23, 2013

CRAZY ANIMAL FACTS

Did you know...
A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 1.25 meter tall child inside.
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 55 cetimeter tongue, and can go without water longer than a camel can.
Lions sleep and rest for around 20 hours each day.

May 23, 2013

MEETING THE GORILLAS

At 6am, I pulled out of my driveway and started my long drive from Kigali to Rhungeri.

May 23, 2013

BALLOONING

Gliding over the giant Bilbao trees as the sun rises over a lush landscape, catching sight of herds of wild animals as they wake and roam the lands for breakfast, marveling in the unparalleled panoramic view of the natural wonders of the African continent. Birds are not the only ones who can witness these magical mornings - you can too by taking a flight in a hot air balloon and experiencing a safari in a unique way.

May 23, 2013

EXTREME SAND SPORTS

If you’re looking for thrills on your African safari adventure, head over to Swakopmund, Namibia, where you can glide, ride, and even skydive over the ever-changing massive sand dunes.

Sand dunes are hills of sand built by wind, and are constantly shifting shapes as the wind blows them to and fro. They generally vary in size from a few meters to twenty meters, but can grow to massive heights. The largest sand dune in the world is found in Nazca, Peru, checking in at 1176 meters tall...

May 23, 2013

EAT, DRINK, AND BE MERRY INSIDE OF A TREE

We’ve all climbed trees as children, had picnics in the shade of a tree, and some of us even hug trees. But have you ever thought of knocking back a cold beer and burger inside of a tree?

In Limpopo Province, in the northwestern area of South Africa, you can do exactly that. At Big Baobab Bar, you’re treated to all of the trimmings you’d find at a traditional pub – beer on tap, a bar, a public phone, and even a dartboard.

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