BASECAMP EXPLORER: WHERE THE AFRICAN SKY MEETS THE SAVANNAH

Basecamp Explorer's newest camp Leopard Hill, is an unparalleled spot of African scenery and comes with a unique feature. The positioning of Leopard Hill, is what makes this camp truly remarkable, thanks to its location in the Mara Nabisho. Just a stone's throw from the nearest watering hole and situated beneath a huge double fig tree which draws the wildlife in. Each of the 6 Manyattas elevated upon wooden decks have been designed with inspiration taken from local round Maasai houses. These tents offer an almost 360° views over the local waterholes and across the savannah into the distance. Star Beds at Leopard Hill What really makes Leopard Hill truly outstanding is their unique take on

BALLOON SAFARIS TAKE OFF IN RUAHA

Until now, balloon safaris in Tanzania have only been possible in Serengeti and Tarangire National Parks, with the beautiful landscapes and the possibility of a bird’s eye view of the great migration. Takims Holidays are delighted to inform you that in 2 months time, from 15th June 2018, balloon safaris will be operational in the Ruaha National Park for the first time. Covering some 20,000 sq km in Southern Tanzania, Ruaha National Park is the country's biggest National Park. Ruaha is a far cry from the busy tourist circuits of northern Tanzania and it boasts a baobab-studded landscape and excellent game viewing by vehicle or on foot and as such, will soon offer a very different flying ex

KAFUNTA RIVER LODGE OPEN FOR 2018

The South Luangwa emerald season is coming to an end, meaning that the first visitors of the 2018 season are starting to arrive at Kafunta River Lodge. Celebrating it’s 20th Birthday this July, Kafunta River Lodge is set alongside the banks of the Luangwa River overlooking a busy waterhole. Open nine months of the year, Kafunta River Lodge is a classic safari lodge, built on raised wooden platforms under thatched roofs. The lodge boasts eight spacious chalets and two luxury suites, each with a private verandah with views out over the waterhole and National Park. The newest addition to Kafunta River Lodge is the Fig Tree Spa. This little gem is nestled away in a peaceful corner of the lodge

MAKE THE MOST OF MADAGASCAR

We asked Hely Rakotomanantsoa, MD of ICTours to give some tips regarding Madagascar trips. LANGUAGE As you’ll probably know, the island is francophone, so UK clients really must have fluent English-speaking guides, even if they are able to speak French for themselves. Guides are not just there to provide transportation and point out animals; they should be informative, educational and entertaining to clients, sharing about all aspects of Malagasy life. As you’d expect, all of our guides that are allocated to our growing UK business are fluent in English. WHAT TO SEE Different clients visit Madagascar for many different reasons and those criteria can hugely impact upon an itinerary. Whilst mo

MAHOGANY SPRINGS HAS A FRESH NEW LOOK AND APPEAL

Last year saw a number of updates and upgrades to Bwindi’s Mahogany Springs. As well as two new rooms; the Honeymoon Suite and River View room, Wi-Fi is now available across the lodge including rooms. In addition to this, new furniture and furnishings have been purchased, whilst stepping up their luxury offering has been high on the agenda with complimentary quality, natural and eco-friendly skin care and body products now provided in all rooms called Africology. The Bird View Suite, is due to be open in early 2018. This room is located on a piece of land that has a sheer abundance of birdlife and will host stunning viewsacross the river, into the forest making it the ideal room for birdwatc

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