SERENGETI, Tanzania — Tourists from New Jersey on vacation in Tanzania got a great view of a cheetah on their safari.
In fact, it was closer than they may have wanted.
The Shimek family, of Summit, was on a safari in the Serengeti when the cheetah jumped onto the roof of an open-top Jeep in their group.
The owners of an Edmonton taxidermy service are under fire for striking a romantic pose with a lion carcass while on safari. An
Edmonton couple is facing intense online backlash about a photo showing them kissing behind a dead lion during a hunting trip in South Africa.
The viral photo shows a man and a woman posing for a “romantic” photo with the carcass of a male lion during a hunting safari last month. It was originally posted on a Facebook page belonging to Legelela Safaris, a trophy-hunting company that offers customers a wide range of animals as prey, including lions. The photo caption identifies the couple as Carolyn and Darren Carter of Edmonton.
If you’re looking for a visit to any place that can detach you from your busy, exhausting life, we will suggest you consider a South African country, Malawi, which is mainly based on agriculture with a largely rural population. The natural beauty in Malawi is tremendously magnificent and here you will absolutely be able to tune your body and mind with nature and release all stresses of life. This landlocked country around the lands of Mozambique, Tanzania, and Zambia, has a most important geographical feature – Lake Malawi aka Lake Nyasa. It is the ninth largest lake in the world by area and the fourth largest freshwater lake over the planet by volume. Here, we will help you to explore the best places in Malawi. Continue at Source: Best places in Malawi which can bring you very close to nature
Thanda Safari offers year-round, Big Five game viewing in a private reserve boasting close to 35,000 acres. Located in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), it’s a three-hour drive from Durban. Two daily game drives offer guests the opportunity to see a long list of animals.
Making eye contact with a giraffe, watching an elephant dip its tusk into a watering hole or simply waiting, patiently, as a curious rhino decides whether or not they should take a step or two closer – this is what day-to-day life is like at Thanda Safari. A dream vacation for many, going on safari can involve years of saving, research and planning. Continue at Source: Get closer to wildlife than you ever imagined on this safari
Set on a rocky promontory overlooking the Isupukiai River Valley, Ol Seki Hemingways Mara is a private luxury tented camp, that enjoys panoramic views across a wilderness teeming with game on the Naboisho Conservancy, north of the Mara Reserve. The area provides a rare opportunity to experience wildlife viewing in a pristine setting away from mass tourism. Ol Seki guides, who know every inch of the bush, lead guests throughout the Conservancy and onto the Mara plains to experience once-in-a-lifetime encounters with Kenya’s extraordinary wildlife.
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Going on a safari in Kenya? Be sure to book with one of East Africa’s premier destination management companies, Hemingways Expeditions.