Travel Guide

Hindu Holiday Calendar

Indian Festivals for your Bucketlist

Human beings have woven communities and culture together through the spirit of festival for centuries (the Indian Festival of Divali has been celebrated for over 2500 years). There is nothing like a good festival to...

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Ethical Travel

Ethical Travel

© Leo Manjarrez – unsplash.com The Gift of Ethical Travel Travel is the gift that continues giving. Every exploration brings new acquaintances, experiences, and stories. As you gain an increased understanding of different cultures and...

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Skeleton Coast Safaris

The Land God Made in Anger

© Shipwreck Lodge Skeleton Coast Safaris and Shipwreck Lodge There is a secret world that not many people will talk about. Even those who have known about it through the centuries only referred to this...

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luxury safari holidays

Planning a Luxury African Safari

Rothschild Safari Travel Designers are always answering questions. Here is a collection of the ones we hear the most: Frequently asked safari questions. Is it safe to go on safari? Africa remains a wild and...

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Kenyan Safari

10 Best Safari Experiences In Kenya

  When the first travelers came to see wildest Africa, a Kenyan safari tour was the ultimate dream trip. It was the birthplace of safari travel… And many years later, travel to Kenya continues to...

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Best African Safari in December

Africa’s Eighth Wonder

The Great Migration always conjures up the wildest, raw and extravagant show Africa has to offer. And for a continent that makes much of its living out of being wild and raw and extravagant, this...

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Pam Langhoff in Rwanda and Uganda ~by Pam Langhoff

I recently returned from an amazing 12-day overland trip through Uganda. Since I am spoiled by going on safari at least once a year, I suffer the terrible burden of not being easily surprised. But...

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Explore the Best Experiences in Primate Africa

Rothschild Safaris designs every trip following extensive and close consultation. We discern not only what our guests dream about but our Travel Designers are particularly good at adding a sprinkling of perfect experiences, that no...

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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda and Uganda

You do not teach the paths of the forest to an old gorilla African Proverb The shy Mountain gorillas have never survived in captivity. They all live in only three countries; Rwanda, Uganda and the...

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Travel to Morocco and the Maldives.

Most people simply go on vacation. We think Rothschild Safaris guests (and readers) are interested in something a little more captivating and a lot more satisfying. Because Rothschild Safaris is unlike other Travel Operators. We...

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How to be a Culturally Conscious Traveler… and Enjoy your Safari More. ~ by Tanaya Lambert

Are you a little weary of hearing about yet another ‘Bucket List’?   We understand. Because travel has evolved from just ticking sightseeing experiences or eating an exotic delicacy on a list.   Today, all journeys must be enriching.  Rewarding.  Fulfilling.   They must stir...

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How to Play Golf on Holiday and Live to Tell the Tale

We don’t speak golf… as a sport. But when it comes to enjoying your favorite hobby on Safari, we are perfectly fluent. Did you know Africa features an excellent 828 golf courses in 50 countries?...

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Packing for Safari

Who packs the bags for the next Safari in your family? You know we are a company run by a herd of matriarchs and we have packing for children and women down to a fine...

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Reviewing the Airlines of the World

In a data-driven world, it is increasingly possible to divine which airlines are worth flying Our most important criteria might differ (cheapest, most reliable, best entertainment) but it is difficult not to develop some loyalty...

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A side of Yak Butter Tea and the Yeti!

On Safari is where you go if you believe that miracles can happen, Bhutan is where you go if you still believe in fairy tales. A place where you can find a dancer with a...

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Incredible Train Journeys around the World

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” Ursula K. Le Guin If this is a sentiment that resonates with you, then you were made for...

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Happy Birthday Rovos Rail!

It is the most luxurious train in the world. And on the day that Rovos Rail turns 30 years old, we meet  Tiffany Vos-Thane. Daughter of the African railway entrepreneur Rohan Vos, Tiffany tells us...

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The Perfect Family Safari Destination

Dinosaurs, gauchos, skiing, climbing and some of the most intriguing living creatures on our planet. South America and families go together like Paddington Bear and marmalade. Whether your family has a streak of adventure running...

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Coffee and Latin America’s Sunny Disposition

If humanity runs on coffee… All we really need is South America. Because that is where most of our beans hail from. Having said that – as any aficionado will know, not all coffee farms...

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Our Woman in Peru

Today we are visiting the Cradle of the Potato. Caren Banks is a travel legend in her own time. Born in Paris there is hardly a corner of earth she has not seen with her...

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The Shining Heart of Cape Town

Pam McOnie arrives for our Podcast recording in clothes chosen to match the last meal she had. Bright colors and peacock earrings to honor Indian culture. You immediately suspect that most of the decisions in...

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I have a Special Diet, can I go on Safari?

Look. Listen. We feel your inconvenience when you travel with food allergies or follow a unique diet. Whether you eat the way you do for medical, religious, ethical reasons… or merely have particular preferences (I...

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The Rothschild Safaris Food Guide to the World {less traveled}

How to Know the Best Local Food When You Travel. There are few better ways to learn about a culture than to join the people of a country at their table. Unfortunately for the modern...

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Safari Planning Check List & Cheat Sheet

It is time to plan your Safari. Start with these six steps, then make sure you can tick everything on our checklist. This is what you want to read if you have questions about how...

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