Africa

I’m hoping this is self explanatory but you can find any posts on African destinations here.

The perfect 2 week Namibia itinerary

Multiple times a year I find myself overwhelmingly envious of people doing full-time or, at least, long-term travel. When we were planning our Namibia self-drive safari, we looked at where we wanted to go and quickly realised that 2 weeks in Namibia would allow us to just scratch the surface. The more research and reading […] Read more…

5 Things You Need To Know Before A Self Drive Safari In Namibia - photo shows a white sandy track (road!) stretching off into the distance ending at the horizon of a clear blue sky. There are grasses on either side of the track.

5 things to know before a self-drive safari

When we were planning our self-drive safari to Namibia we were specific in what we wanted. we were looking for an unforgettable trip to celebrate a big year (2 big birthdays and a big anniversary). We wanted something that was completely different from the holidays that we had taken in the past. And boy, did […] Read more…

Self-drive safari Namibia – 50+ tips and tricks

Have you ever wondered about doing a safari with kids? For years I had and now we’ve done it! We decided against going to one of the more popular countries like Kenya – I think we will save exploring Nairobi for another time. For this trip, we needed something better for small kids and when […] Read more…

Safari first aid Kir - a stock photo of an old / retro fist aid box in white and turquoise with red writing. It says "FIRST AID CASE - Medicines & Bandages".

The ultimate self-drive safari first aid kit

I’m in full-on packing mode, Wanderlusters! Usually one to leave it to the last minute, I’ve had to be a little more prepared this time. This is a holiday like none we’ve taken before and I’m panicking a little that we are going to forget something – including the first aid kit! As I’ve been […] Read more…