News and Blogs

News and Blogs

Oliver finds new love in Kenya – March, 2014

  Ugly, smelly, grumpy and liable to foam at the mouth after catching the scent of a female five miles downwind – I’m not getting personal again; I’m talking about camels. It seems to me... Read More

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Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya look to create ‘green’ safari vehicle

The Ol Pejeta Conservancy in central Kenya have announced that it has teemed up with the Royal College of Art and Green Automotive to develop the safari vehicle of the future. An interesting concept worth... Read More

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Tsavo under pressure from elephant poaching

The aerial count which finished in Kenya’s Tsavo National Park last week has added further debate to the disappointing news on poaching across the continent. Three years ago, the last count recorded... Read More



Destinations travel show, London

Visiting the Destinations travel show at Earls Court from 6th to 9th February? Pop in an see us on Stand AF150 in the Africa section. We’ll be delighted to help plan your African adventure.  Read More →

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Conservation in Botswana, extended Brian Jackman interview

The full interview of Brian Jackman, noted Sunday Times and The Daily Telegraph travel journalist, by Oliver Coulson of Safari Consultants.  Read More →

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Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp set to open up the remote wilderness of the Skeleton Coast

Namibia’s remote section of the northern Skeleton Coast National Park is once again set to open up with the announcement of the opening date for the new Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp. Set above the... Read More

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Safari Telegraph January 2014

Read our Focus on Zimbabwe, our travels through Botswana, about the growth of Family Safaris and our Off the Beaten Track recommendations – click here to download Telegraph Jan 14  Read More →



Oliver explores Zambia and Botswana – December, 2013

On my way to Zambia in November, I got as close to philately as I am ever likely to come when I collected an unexpected immigration officer’s ‘stamp’ in my passport, following a surprise visit to... Read More



Michele in Mauritius – December 2013

Having spent a week in Mauritius, I have returned with a renewed enthusiasm for the island. During my visit, I explored much of the coastline, a number of inland attractions and of course many hotels. Famed... Read More



Rob travels to Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools and Matusadona – October/November 2013

Set on the southern banks of the mighty Zambezi River, in northern Zimbabwe, Mana Pools has always been one of the most beautiful National Parks in Africa, home to an incredible array of wildlife. It has... Read More