Blog: Travel

For more than 15 years I’ve travelled to over 100 national parks in Southern, East and Central Africa, from Odzala-Kokoua National Park in Republic of Congo to Agulhas National Park at the very southern tip of Africa. I’ve taken a few photos along the way, and interviewed some of the dedicated people who live and work in these areas. These are the blogs I’ve written about my experiences.


16th January 2017 Mount Nyiragongo Summit

Everyone knows Mount Kilimanjaro, the famous African mountain that is summited by thousands of tourists every year. But do you know Mount Nyiragongo?…...

2nd October 2016 Flying lions of Busanga Plains in Kafue National Park

During the dry winter season, most of Zambia is on fire. Local people living in rural areas set the dry grassland…...

18th May 2015 On tour with the leatherback turtles of iSimangaliso

I felt a little embarrassed. There were six of us kneeling on the beach sand, watching a lady give birth…...

1st May 2015 Northern Drakensberg six-day hiking adventure

"Quathlamba! A mass of spears. Named thus by Zulu warriors before the white man came. Today called the Drakensberg, mountains…...