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Without question, kids love the African safari experience. Being able to see, hear, and smell big game closer than you ever thought possible is a thrill to everyone, young or old. However, after several days on safari, we find that…
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At Rothschild Safaris, family and multi-generational adventures in Africa are some of our specialties. We've traveled across Africa, from Kenya to South Africa, with our own children. We know the best family guides and the right places to stay if…
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Campi ya Kanzi is a unique destination. A place to have immense wilderness all to yourself. With just 16 guests and no other camps in the area, here you get a sense of how Hemingway must have felt in Africa…
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Recently, our founder, Leora Rothschild and Business Development Director, Sarah Fazendin, spent a few weeks exploring Kenya along with their daughters. While the girls, ages 9 and 10, had many highlights over the course of the safari, including beading with…
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So we may be biased, but Africa is hands-down one of the best destinations to travel with kids. Ask any parent, and they will tell you that animals and kids are a great combination.  Kids love learning about and interacting…
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Kids may have just gone back to school ... but we’ve already got Spring Break on the mind! Our office has been taking call after call from parents who are eager to plan an amazing Spring Break safari in Africa. If…
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The Galapagos Islands, home to some of the most unique wildlife on the planet, is quickly becoming one of our best-selling family destinations. Kids love traveling from island to island by boat, snorkeling with playful sea lion and other wildlife,…
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At Rothschild Safaris, we’ve long been known for our world class, custom safaris to Africa. We’ve planned trips of a lifetime to Africa for thousands of travelers over the years. But after enjoying a few safaris around various parts of…
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I’m off to South Africa with my husband and two daughters (ages four and six) on a much-anticipated family safari. While I’ve been on countless safaris myself and planned hundreds of trips for clients, including many family safaris with children…
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Botswana is one of our favorite destinations for a family adventure. Viewing prolific wildlife while on safari is just one of many highlights. We design Botswana safari itineraries with the whole family in mind; stay in cozy, family-friendly camps and…
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It’s no secret that we love Botswana. From families planning their first African safari to African travel regulars, we love putting together itineraries that showcase the best of this amazing safari destination. And while we love Botswana’s most famous safari…
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Botswana’s Okavango Delta is a bucket-list experience for many travelers. This delta, more correctly called an alluvial fan, covers 15,000 square kilometers of the Kalahari Desert in northern Botswana. Each year, the Okavango River, which flows into Botswana from the…
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Is Namibia a family friendly destination? Leora recently traveled with her family to find out: The first part of my Namibia safari I travelled with my family, my two girls, 6 and 9 years, and my husband. The camps we…
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Leora recently took her family to Kangaroo Island, the "Galapagos of Australia." Read Part 1 here, and then enjoy reading about the rest of her journey.  DAY FOURThis morning we drove about an hour to the south side of the…
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Leora recently visited Kangaroo Island in Australia. This is part one of her experience there.  LEORA’S OVERVIEW: Mom “I slept smiling” – my five year old was very excited to tell me the morning after our first night on the…
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When you decide to take your first family safari, you are setting your family up for an intense, adventurous, bonding experience that your children will never forget.   The key, like many things, is to set the right expectations from…
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The Singing Wells: Kenya’s northern frontier – the Mathews Range holds a very special tradition of the Samburu people where they get to bring their livestock to water in semi desert environment. Every morning the Samburu families take their family…
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Many people celebrate life’s milestones by going on safari. Birthdays, graduations, and honeymoons are all celebrated and honored on safaris. Sometimes, people start new chapters in their lives by romantically proposing to the love of their life during a safari…
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A few of our favorite family friendly safari camps, why we think they are just perfect for families: Tanda Tula Field Camp – tailored towards the adventurous, perfect camp for families with teenagers. What we like: big game on foot, lying…
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It is no secret that there is something magical about sharing a safari with your children (or grandchildren!). Seeing wildlife as it is meant to be seen, spending your days together making new discoveries, watching your child’s face light up…
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Samara's Manor House is the ideal family safari retreat.  Located in South Africa’s malaria-free Samara Private Game Reserve, enjoy exclusive use of this luxury Manor House, complete with your own chef, ranger and housekeeper, where you are free to relax…
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Rothschild Safaris is proud to celebrate a milestone for the two schoolchildren in Zambia who are getting an education thanks to our clients whose family safaris and photographic safaris help us pay the fees required to send these students to…
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This week we’re highlighting the stops on Leora Rothschild’s family safari itinerary as it continues to be planned. Yesterday’s feature was the Garden Route. After exploring this area, Leora and family will continue their self-drive tour into the Cape Winelands,…
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Leora Rothschild’s family safari itinerary is coming together! As we mentioned yesterday, she’s beginning her trip at two malaria-free game reserves. From there, Leora, her husband and two daughters (ages four and seven) will head to the Garden Route where…
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As Leora prepares for her family safari to South Africa, we are taking a closer look at the areas she will be visiting. For Big 5 game viewing Leora is taking her brood to two malaria-free game reserves. While she…
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Leora is taking her husband and her four- and seven-year old daughters on a much-anticipated family safari to South Africa. While Leora has been on countless safaris herself and planned hundreds of trips for clients, including many family safaris with…
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As Leora Rothschild prepares to take her own family on safari to Southern Africa this May, we continue to see an increasing growth in family travel to Africa. There are huge differences between camps that “accept” children and camps that…
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Africa is a wonderful continent to explore for the adventure traveler and for families on a family safari.  There are many countries within Africa that offer diverse activities ensuring no one will ever get bored! While enjoying a family safari,…
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Hamiltons Tented Camp, a private camp within the Kruger National Park, perfect for any South Africa family safari! After many months of planning, Hamiltons Tented Camp has proudly unveiled their biggest green initiative to date – an entirely solar powered…
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The Hadzabe Tribe – Cultural Experience Take a journey into the “Gods must be crazy” movie.  The Hadzabe tribe of Tanzania is the last true nomads of Africa.  Rothschild Safaris can take you and your family on your family safari…
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This winter we have a number of packages from as little as $220 per person per night sharing, including all meals and activities. Choose from breaks featuring indulgent spa treatments, exhilarating nature drives and refreshing outdoor activities - the 3…
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Cape Town is the ideal destination when traveling with kids to Africa.  To us, it’s a super way to start your safari, recover from your jet lag and enjoy some amazing sights in this picturesque town. On your South Africa…
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“In the Africa of 2050, most cat species will survive only where people choose to tolerate them.” On your next family safari, consider a visit to Namibia's AfriCat Foundation. The Foundation was created in the early 90’s and formally registered…
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Generally February is a dry, hot and windy month, however 2013 has proved to be quite different.  This year it has begun with rain, rain and more rain. The grass is so long and green it could be mistaken for…
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Singita Serengeti House is an exclusive-use retreat perfectly designed for a family safari or a group of friends traveling together. The House is on the 350,000-acre Grumeti Reserve in the heart of the Serengeti in northern Tanzania.  Located on the…
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South Africa is a family friendly country and an easy destination to enjoy a customized family safari. Many of the camps in South Africa are geared to accepting younger children, offering them their own game drive with a special game…
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The Selinda Canoe Trail is a 4-day and 3-night adventure along the Selinda Spillway in the heart of Botwana - the waterway linking Botswana's Okavango Delta and Linyanti and Kwando water systems. This is the ideal setting for a family…
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Picture this…A traditional Hemingway tented safari camp on the Masai Mara plains. A roaring bush fire, lots of laughter and chatter as your guide shares countless “bush stories” with you, on your own African Family Safari. Picture incredible wildlife sightings…
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An incredible journey awaits you in Africa!  Rothschild Safaris are specialists who not only originate from awesome Africa, but are passionate about sharing the best from the land they love. There is no guessing where we send you when planning…
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Many people do not realize how easy it is to bring your entire family along for an African safari! While on your next holiday family safari, Rothschild Safaris will arrange outings for children with their own, personal guide!  This allows…
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We have over 15 years of experience planning trips for families from Kenya and Tanzania down to the tip of South Africa. When planning family African safaris for our clients there are many factors we take into consideration to ensure…
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After years of planning all sorts of family safaris for her clients, from luxury family safaris to the more adventurous family safaris, Leora is getting ready to embark in April 2013 with her own family on a safari.  With her husband…
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As many of you know, Leora Rothschild, owner and founder of Rothschild Safaris, grew up in Africa, falling in love with the wilderness alongside her own family. It is for this reason we cherish the opportunity to create family safaris…
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