Posted by ryanhetreed | 08 August 2020 | Safari, Travel Tips
What to Expect on a Cape Town Safari

Cape Town might not be the first destination that comes to mind when planning an African safari but it does have a lot to offer either for those who have limited travel time for a safari, or who wish to combine a safari with various other activities. Here is what you can expect when planning...

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Posted by ryanhetreed | 23 March 2020 | Game Reserve
South African Game Reserve Guide – What You Need to Know

South Africa is spoilt for choice when it comes to game reserves. From small private reserves in the south to Addo’s elephant hub in the east and the massive Big 5 Kruger Park in the north, the country boasts a magnificent array of landscapes each showcasing indigenous fauna, flora and intriguing birdlife. Many visitors to South...

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Posted by ryanhetreed | 23 March 2020 | Eco travel 
Eco-Safari: What, How and Where?

Traveling is without a doubt one of the best gifts we have been given as residents of planet Earth. Just as we are enriched by travel, we should also enrich the places we travel to. The impact of our journey should have positive implications and not leave our discovered territory worse off than before we...

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Posted by ryanhetreed | 23 March 2020 | Off the beaten Track
Beach & Bush Safari at Sibuya Game Reserve

Located along South Africa’s magnificent Sunshine Coast, Sibuya Game Reserve lies halfway between Port Elizabeth and East London. This glorious east coast destination boasts the most hours of sunshine in South Africa with mild temperatures year-round averaging 25º C in summer and 20º C in winter. The malaria-free eco-destination provides the perfect balance of seaside...

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Posted by ryanhetreed | 17 March 2020 | Family Safari
Big 5 Family Safari – Can Kids Go on Safari?

Taking the family on a Big 5 African safari where lions roam and hippos groan may seem like a risky venture.  At Safaris Down South we couldn’t think of a better way to develop a love for nature and conservation in your children.  Besides that, we could hardly think of a more exciting adventure for...

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