Africa Tours


  • Street food in the Pettah, Colombo, Sri Lanka

    Where to Find Great Food in Sri Lanka

    I’ve already talked about how much I loved the food in Sri Lanka, so I thought I’d tell you about where to find it! Sri Lankan food is some of the best…

  • Sunrise over the Masai Mara.

    My Perfect Kenya and Tanzania Itinerary

    In late 2014, I took a trip back to two of my favourite countries in the world – Kenya and Tanzania. I spent five weeks there, retracing my steps from my…

  • American Road Trip

    How To Plan an Epic Road Trip

    Road trips are perhaps my favourite form of travel – just you, your buddies, the open road and endless possibilities. The planning process can be daunting, but it’s half the fun…

  • Snorkelling in Kilifi, Kenya.

    What to Pack for Backpacking in Africa

    The first time I went to Africa, I packed a lot! I was overlanding so needed things like a sleeping bag and roll mat and I was climbing Kilimanjaro so I…

  • Hiking Siana Hill in the Masai Mara.

    ANNOUNCING: My ‘This is Kenya’ Tour!

    Looking for an adventurous solo holiday? Want to go somewhere amazing but don’t want to go alone? Or maybe you’re a couple of friends who want to meet like minded people…

  • Elephants in Amboseli National Park

    The Elephants of Amboseli

    When you think of the classic safari image, what do you think of? Elephant standing in front of Kilimanjaro right? But where is that? The Serengeti? The Masai Mara? Nope! It’s…

  • Tu Hwnt i'r Bont Llanwrst North Wales

    How To Have the Perfect Welsh Foodie Adventure

    My #AdventureWales trip wasn’t just zip lining and mountain biking. It was also about food and the Welsh food completely blew me away. The UK cuisine doesn’t always get the best reputation…

  • Helen in Snowdonia National Park

    5 Awesome Adventurous Activities in North Wales

    I always used to think I had to travel far away to have an ‘adventure’, but actually, adventure is right on my doorstep in North Wales. It’s no secret that I’m…

  • Liwonde National Park, Malawi - Best Destinations for an African Safari

    My Top 10 Unmissable Malawi Experiences

    I’m going to let you into a little secret. This is just between us, ok? Ok, so here goes…. Malawi. Ok, not exactly a ‘secret’, but Malawi is one of the…