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6 Safari Activities To Take You Out Of The Land Cruiser

There is no doubt that a game-viewing safari is a bucket list trip that everyone has to do at least once. However, there is far more to experience and, other ways in which to do it, in Africa.

12 Best Walking Safari Destinations In Africa

To be on foot in a wilderness area is far more than a thrilling adrenaline rush, it is the most immersive safari experience you could possibly take. Here are a range of our favourites…

Where To Photograph Big Game In Africa

The best locations to photograph Africa’s big game

The Latest On Covid-19 In Africa – The Real Story

Even though the situation is stark, let us shed some light at the end of the tunnel and inform those with itchy feet to travel, just exactly what our tourism industry is doing to safeguard all future travellers.

The Best Of Both Worlds

Why Africa is the ultimate beach and bush destination…

6 African Experiences We Would Do Right Now

We’ve compiled a list of African adventures that we would definitely travel for, right now. Read on to find out which African experiences we chose, and why…

Five Reasons Why Zanzibar Is The Ideal Honeymoon Destination During COVID-19 Times

If there is place that weaves a richer tapestry of cultural history, cuisine, adventure activities, palm-fringed beaches and indulgently romantic resorts, we have yet to find it. And the bonus? Some of the finest safari destinations are a (very) short hop away…

5 African Countries Open To Leisure Travel In A Time Of Covid-19

5 African Countries Open To Leisure Travel In A Time Of Covid-19: Everything you need to know about Covid-19 protocols and requirements for travel to your favourite African safari and beach destinations…

South Africa Eases Covid-19 Travel Restrictions

The “Red List” falls as President Ramaphosa eases all economic restrictions…

10 Reasons Why Southern Africa Is The Perfect Post COVID-19 Travel Destination

After long months of lockdown, social distancing and concern for both our own health and for the health of others, many people are looking forward to the future and making plans that include where to travel next…

The Great Migration

A seasonal review of the places to view the Great Wildebeest Migration in East Africa and an outline on where to stay to watch the spectacle first hand.

Bush Talk With Julian

We talk to Julian Brookstein, Professional Guide in Zimbabwe’s magnificent National Parks and discuss stories and news from the bush.

Orphaned Baby Rhino Rescued By Ranger In Kruger National Park

An orphaned rhino calf was rescued in the southern part of the Kruger National Park. The calf had faced poachers, angry elephants and even lions before finally being saved.

Stories Around The African Camp Fire

Sean & Paul speak to industry travel partners from various African countries in a live broadcast. Watch it here!

When Will Inbound Tourism Reopen In South Africa? Some Positive News…

When Will Inbound Tourism Reopen In South Africa? Some Positive News…

Our Best Walking Trails & Camps In The Greater Kruger National Park

Feeling the earth under your shoes, smelling the fresh air, hearing the sounds of the bush and witnessing all its splendour is truly a magical experience…

Zambia’s Most Authentic Safaris

The only way to explore its incredible, and untouched wilderness areas

Top Ten New Safari Lodges To Visit In 2020

Our pick of the Top 10 new safari lodges to visit in 2020. Hand picked by Wild & Isle

Your Complete Guide To The Greater Kruger National Park

Your complete guide to South Africa’s most well known and celebrated National Parks and surrounding areas…

Black Monday To Friday

All the best Black Friday deals updated here this entire week!

New Update To Birth Certificate Visa Requirements For Traveling Minors Entering South Africa

The waiver was recently signed by Minister Motsoaledi and comes into effect immediately.

African Parks Takes Over Matusadona National Park

Why is the Matusdona National Park so special? Read on we’ll tell you…

Exporing Kenya With Great Plains Conservation

Kenya is the home of the safari with some exceptional options for those looking for adventure, excitement and romance. Here’s why…

Green Light Given To Mining In The Lower Zambezi National Park

A controversial Kangaluwi open cast copper mine project has been given the go ahead in the Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia…

Wild & Isle Partners With The Jonty Rhodes Way

Today we are launching our partnership with ex South African cricketer, Jonty Rhodes, famous for revolutionising the modern game.

Wild & Isle Visits Painted Wolf Relocation In Mana Pools National Park

With only 5000 – 6000 Painted Wolves left in the wilds of Africa this highly intelligent and social animal is considered critically endangered. Sean explores…

The Busanga Plains

Ten reasons to visit this magnificent region in Zambia’s Kafue National Park…

Relocation Of Painted Wolves (Wild Dogs) To Mana Pools National Park

Capmount Lodges, Wilderness Safaris and Painted Dog Conservation, are partnering to trans-locate a pack of wild Painted Wolves (aka African Wild Dogs) from Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park to the Mana Pools National Park.

One Zimbabwe – The Complete Guide To Zimbabwe’s Magnificent National Parks

The Complete Guide To Zimbabwe’s Magnificent National Parks

Ndlovu Youth Choir Nails Audition On 2019 America’s Got Talent. My African Dream

Ndlovu Youth Choir Nails Audition On 2019 America’s Got Talent. My African Dream

The Perfect Proposal

Planning a marriage proposal, wedding or honeymoon? South Africa is one of the most exciting and beautiful countries on planet earth to do it…

Zimbabwe Bans Foreign Currency

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has made the Zimbabwean dollar the sole currency for legal tender purposes.

The Great Migration. Here’s The Benefits Of Every Season

Seeing the Great Wildebeest Migration is on many peoples’ bucket list, but lots of travelers miss out because of misconceptions around seasonality. We think every season has its unique selling points!

Botswana lifts hunting ban on elephants. How will this affect tourism?

Botswana lifts hunting ban on elephants, Will this have an affect on its tourism industry?

Botswana or Zimbabwe? We’re going to tell you the benefits of both travel destinations

One of the questions we receive a lot when planning a safari for first time visitors is where to go and what to do. Lets explore the benefits of Botswana and Zimbabwe as exciting options…

First electric safari vehicle launches in the Timbavati

Makanyi Private Game Lodge has gone green and has become the first lodge in the Timbavati, part of the world famous Greater Kruger Park, to make use of an electric safari vehicle.

Escaped Karoo lion finally darted and captured. Sleeps it off in a police cell

After a month of exploring the countryside, stopping for 'padkos' along the way and generally keeping authorities on their feet, the lion missing from the Karoo National Park has been captured. Like any naughty outlaw, he was sleeping it all off in a police cell, sure to be affronted upon waking that his freedom had [...]

5 great reasons to take your family on safari and our best 2019 family friendly safari packages

Time for some family bonding? Here’s the reasons we think a family safari is so important…

Botswana to join Univisa countries Zimbabwe and Zambia

Botswana committed to joining Zimbabwe and Zambia by making use of the Univisa system…

Why Zimbabwe should be a premium safari option on your bucket list!

Why Zimbabwe? Read on to find out!

BBC Dynasties – The Painted Wolves of Mana Pools National Park

BBC One released its fourth episode of their critically acclaimed series Dynasties last Sunday. Prepare yourself for the Painted Wolves of Mana Pools National Park

What is a KAZA UniVisa?

Traveling to Victoria Falls and want to see attractions and do activities on both sides of the falls? Zambia and Zimbabwe both offer incredible experiences. Read this useful travel tip to see how a UniVisa can make your time there more enjoyable!

2019 Zanzibar Easter Break Special Offers

Whether you choose one of our all-inclusive packages, or you take advantage of the pay for 6, stay for 7 specials, all resorts offer great food, relaxation and activities for the whole family. Why not hop over to Zanzibar?

2019 Mauritius Easter Break Incredible Offers

Looking for the perfect family break in March and April for the school holidays and over Easter? Find the perfect mix of leisure and adventure. These packages will get snapped up faster than a chocolate egg on Easter morning so don’t delay!

Traversing The Okavango Delta

What is it like to traverse the Okavango Delta by boat? Danny Crous gives us a pigeon hole view into this magnificent world.

[Watch] Our Epic Expedition To The Okavango Delta

In late April we embarked on one of our annual exploratory trips to the Okavango Delta to visit some new, and well established, safari lodges and camps.

When Is The Best Time To Visit Southern Africa?

We answer one of the most common questions that we receive from travelers! Read More >

Toyboy Dominates at Camp Hwange

Our on the ground Pro Guide, Julian Brookstein, sends us news from within the magnificent Hwange National Park

Explore Zambia’s Lower Zambezi – Anabezi Luxury Camp – 4 Nights For The Price Of 3

Pay for 3 Nights and Stay for 4 at Anabezi Luxury Tented Camp

[Watch] Snowboarders Take On Matroosberg Outside Of Cape Town

Sounds unlikely right? A videographer takes 2 friends, a drone and snowboards into Matroosberg Nature Reserve to carve up the biggest dump of snowfall in South Africa in 10 years!

Treasure In The Carcass

When the frantic pace of camp life calms down between the flow of guests, learner guides are fortunate enough to spend more time learning with the pros. Beth shares her latest story…

Leopard In The Rocks

Looking back over the wet season at Hwange, Pro Guide, Julian Brookstein, sends us news from within the magnificent game reserve…

Lion On Your Doorstep

Danny Crous, Adventurer and Camp Manager at Qorokwe in the Okavango Delta, shares a story of regular lion activity around the camp over the past few weeks…

Why You Must Add Qorokwe To Your Botswana Safari

While experiecing more camps on our recent trip to Botswana, we discovered Qorokwe, a high-density game area in which this magnificent camp is situated. Modern, chic and superbly designed, Qorokwe is an architect’s masterpiece…
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Win A Pair Of Golden Circle Tickets To See Incubus In Cape Town

Win a pair of Golden Circle tickets to see Incubus live in Cape Town on 28th Feb ’18.

Incubus Announce South Africa Tour In February 2018

Incubus announces official South African tour in February 2018. Shows in Cape Town and Pretoria. Tickets go on sale Monday 13th Nov.

Eco-Scamming: Making A Killing On Kindness

While many good people and fine organisations raise public funds to support conservation, there are others who use conservation issues to raise money for themselves….

Safari Partner Offers New Small Group Journeys

We’ve added expeditions that provide access to remote regions and experiences led by private guides, as well as experts in the fields of conservation, nature photography, amongst others.

South Africa Preferred Candidate To Host 2023 Rugby World Cup

South Africa has been named the candidate best able to fulfill World Rugby’s criteria for hosting the 2023 World Cup, outbidding France and Ireland.

Supermodels At Hwange National Park

While fast paced life for the staff at camp has simmered down, leaner safari guide Beth Squire shares an amazing day out in the Hwange bush.

Summer Has Arrived At Hwange

The dry, dusty earth has soaked up the first few rains in Hwange National Park with gusto, much to the joy of both the staff and animals of the Camp Hwange Consession.

If She Comes… Remember… Don’t Run!

Julian Brookstein, a Pro Safari Guide in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park, explains what lion tracking is like and the adrenaline you feel when doing a walking safari.

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