Get inspired – and prepared – for your luxury safari by reading some of our Art of Safari blog posts.

Art of Safari Blog

If you’re looking for information – like what to pack for a luxury safari – or inspiration – like an evocative account of spectacular safari sundowners – dip into our Art of Safari blog. Our posts are written by seasoned safari goers, who have plenty of interesting and instructive chronicles to share.

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A Gathering Of Elephant In Samburu

Kenya's Samburu National Reserve is renowned for its elephant, and decades of ground-breaking conservation work by the Douglas-Hamilton family has helped make them some of the most habituated in Africa.…

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Sometimes it’s better to stay in camp

One of my favourite safari tips is to advise travellers not to overlook their safari camps. Most safari lodges are strategically positioned overlooking waterholes, rivers or spectacular sections of Africa’s…

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Our Top-10 Safari Lodges For Getting Truly Remote

Even in the vast African wilderness, some of the more popular destinations can become a little crowded at times. However, if you have a hankering for the truly remote, there…

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Rhinos Without Borders

South Africa’s rhino are being poached at an alarming rate. In defense of these great beasts, two of Africa’s foremost tourism and conservation companies have joined forces to create Rhinos…

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Recent Articles

Wallpaper | Black Rhino

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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Wallpaper | Golden Breasted Bunting

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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Wallpaper | Elephant at dawn | Art of Safari

Wallpaper | Elephant At Dawn

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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making luxury safaris more affordable

Making Luxury Safaris More Affordable

An African safari cost can be expensive, and while it’s worth every cent, there are many ways to experience the best that Africa has to offer while ensuring you get…

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Wallpaper | Leopard Lazing

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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The best time to visit Victoria Falls | Art of Safari

The Best Time To Visit Victoria Falls On Safari

The simplest (if cheekiest) answer as to when is the best time to visit Victoria Falls on safari is any time, as it’s always a worthwhile and impressive addition to…

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African Safari Lodge Prices

African Safari Lodge Prices

Covering some 30-million square kilometres, Africa is enormous, and there are many thousands of safari lodges scattered throughout its national parks, reserves and private conservancies. These lodges cater for the…

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Wallpaper | A Family Of Vervets

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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Elephants on safari in Samburu National Reserve | Art of Safari

A Gathering Of Elephant In Samburu

Kenya's Samburu National Reserve is renowned for its elephant, and decades of ground-breaking conservation work by the Douglas-Hamilton family has helped make them some of the most habituated in Africa.…

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male lion at sunset

Wallpaper | Male Lion At Sunset

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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Elephants at Somalisa Acacia in Hwange National Park

Sometimes it’s better to stay in camp

One of my favourite safari tips is to advise travellers not to overlook their safari camps. Most safari lodges are strategically positioned overlooking waterholes, rivers or spectacular sections of Africa’s…

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Journey of giraffe | Wallpaper | Art Of Safari

Wallpaper | A Journey Of Giraffe

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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The kids will learn loads when staying in the family suite at Phinda Mountain Lodge.

CANVAS ON: Kids On Safari

What can kids do on safari? Nothing much … except have the time of their lives, enjoy mind-blowing new experiences and see wild animals in their natural habitat! Enjoy watching…

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Helicopter flight over the Victoria Falls

Kids On Safari | Flight Of The Angels | Victoria Falls

A safari in Zimbabwe or Zambia is incomplete without a visit to 'The Smoke that Thunders’, the mighty Victoria Falls. When describing them, David Livingstone famously said, ‘No one can…

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Art of Safari | September Wallpaper | Elephants Drinking At Waterhole

Wallpaper | Elephant In The Dust

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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Competition winner memories | Art Of Safari

Instagram Memories From Our Competition Winners

The winners of our recent 'Win A Safari' competition shared some wonderful memories of their trip. They spent an amazing week on safari and stayed at Tarangire Treetops, The Manor…

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Art Of Safari | Wallpaper | Cheetah Coalition

Wallpaper | A Coalition Of Cheetah

As much as we’d like it, we can’t always be on safari. At Art of Safari we stay inspired by planning our next journey and by surrounding ourselves with amazing…

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CANVAS ON: Romantic Safari Dinners

Whether you're travelling on an African honeymoon safari, or simply yearning for some intimate time with your partner, luxury African safari lodges take the art of romantic dining to an…

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