Bolts of Lightning and Elephants Drinking from the Pool

There was an ominous and eerie atmosphere last night at Africa on Foot. Over the past few days we’ve been threatened with stormy weather and last night it became a reality. When darkness fell, bolts of lightening lit up the dark sky and created incredible silhouettes. Africa’s natural torch illuminated the landscape, reminding guests and…

The Week in Pictures: Best in Show

This week, it’s photography’s Best in Show from our safari camps in the Greater Kruger Park and Botswana. With so much to see and everywhere to look, it doesn’t take a lot for the Average Jo to recognise the natural beauty that abounds in regions like the Okavango Delta, the Olifants River, the vast Klaserie, and…

Catch up with Ross Breakaway lion cubs

There’s been a short silence after a celebratory overload of lion cub updates involving our first sighting of the two little males, the gut-wrenching moment one almost got trampled by a buffalo, their worrying separation from their mother, the oh-so-cute display they put on playing with a lioness’ tail, and then the first time we spotted…