Exploring Lodges

Win 1 of 10 Healing Mother’s Day Hampers from Africa

Travel News

The Worst Refugee Crisis in the History of Latin America

Travel Ideas & Tips

Why a Safari is the Perfect Excuse for Making Peace with Food

Travel Ideas & Tips

Tips for Bringing Money on Safari

Travel Ideas & Tips

The Most Affordable {Great} Safari
previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

Win 1 of 10 Healing Mother’s Day Hampers from Africa

Do you crave the experience of seeing wild animals in their natural environment? Or the inherent joy of the people who inhabit the continent? Maybe you simply want that sense of time slowed down to...

Read More »

The Worst Refugee Crisis in the History of Latin America

Things that might make someone choose to travel by foot over 2,000 miles into uncertainty: A life’s savings depleted by hyperinflation. Essential food products are missing from the local shops. No medicine in your pharmacy...

Read More »

Why a Safari is the Perfect Excuse for Making Peace with Food

Why would a Safari Operator talk about Diet Culture? Because Rothschild Safaris is not your average Safari Operator. We will bravely look at every aspect of joy on Safari. Whether your concerns are religious, cultural,...

Read More »

Tips for Bringing Money on Safari

Currency is confusing enough, then add gratuities and bartering at markets to the mix and it becomes downright intimidating. Like many other aspects of Safari, spending money differs from many typical vacations. But the African...

Read More »

The Most Affordable {Great} Safari

At Rothschild Safaris we believe that a Safari is always a good idea. We also understand that our favorite type of vacation is not an inexpensive dream. Here is why Safaris don’t (and shouldn’t) come...

Read More »

The Very Very Long Way Around Indeed

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth. If Kahlil Gibran was still alive he might have been tempted to alter his quote when he opened his paper to...

Read More »

To Have or Not to Have a Travel Designer

Our business is Safaris. And very often a Safari begins with an S.O.S. call that goes something like this: Please help. We have been dreaming of going on a Safari so we started looking at...

Read More »

How to Survive a Safari with your Mother

Claire Weckl recently went on Safari to East Africa. With her lovely mom Joyce. Then, they did not only share an album of truly beautiful imagery with us… Claire also agreed to join us for...

Read More »

Safari Extras that Shouldn’t be Optional

One of the reasons we visit Africa is because she is so different from our Western norm. While this is most wonderfully interesting and alluring… it can also be a little uncomfortable. For those who...

Read More »

All the Little Things by Pam Langhoff

I am about to embark on Safari to Uganda and Rwanda. What a privilege to anticipate being in the presence of some of the most majestic creatures in Africa. The Mountain gorillas are amazing and,...

Read More »

10 Reasons to Visit Rwanda

You have already hit all the best-loved Safari destinations… or maybe you are the kind of traveler who tries to avoid following in other’s footsteps… Now you want to know where you should travel next....

Read More »

13 Hacks for Living Greener Every Day

Plastic straw guilt Takeout carton guilt Harsh chemicals guilt Life is hard in 2019 A recent Gallup poll revealed that six out of 10 Americans believe the government should do more to look after the...

Read More »

How to Prepare Body and Mind for a Festival

Somewhere inside us, we all move to a rhythm. And centuries of celebration have made coming together part of our human DNA. As much as we are all alike in this love for festivities, there...

Read More »

Books for Children who Dream of Going on an African Safari

Children are turned into readers on the laps of their parents. They are turned into travelers and lovers of Africa by the books that they read. It has been excruciatingly difficult putting together a list...

Read More »

What you should Know before You go on Safari

You have a departure date and your Safari to Africa is looming deliciously large. Excitement is building as you prepare to experience all the beautiful extremes of the continent… But you might also be a...

Read More »

Everything you Need to Know about African Literature

The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering. Ben Okri African literature communicates the important truths and...

Read More »

African Fox

The 11 Apps you Need to take on Safari

If you have never attempted to optimize your day then this blog will be of no interest. If you are still reading – we know the feeling! As we are discussing Safari Apps you might...

Read More »

Everything You Know about Aboriginal Art Might be Wrong

When Rebecca Hossack invited Rothschild Safaris to her gallery in London last year, we expected an afternoon filled with interesting people and beautiful things. What we found instead, was an incredible education in Aboriginal Art....

Read More »

22 Less Traveled Australian Wonders

When it comes to Instagram Australia has all the goods. Many parts of the country are instantly recognizable. We do adore the highlights… but you know we also love going in search of the lesser...

Read More »

It’s Time to *insert four letter word* for your Safari

My mother says ‘pack’ is a four letter word. And when you are faced with preparing to visit a continent that is a strange and unknown place pack is upgraded to being a daunting and...

Read More »

Carrying Charity

‘What can we bring with us that might be useful?’ We hear this beautiful question so often. And the answer can be a little complicated. Because we care deeply about communities in all the locations...

Read More »

Magic Tricks for Long Distance Travel

There aren’t very many people whose eyes will positively light up at the thought of a long-haul flight. But when you do it frequently enough, you learn ways and means to upgrade yourself (without turning...

Read More »

Letting go of what does not Spark Social Joy.

Marie Kondo is saving the world… one joyful, perfectly folded article at a time. She has tackled our cupboards and sorted our paperwork and redefined our libraries. Apparently, all the physical aspects and spaces of...

Read More »

Titles that should be on your 2019 Safari Booklist

When we send an author on Safari she comprehensively edits our suggested book list for us. It’s simply the kind of company we are… we inspire our guests and they pay it forward. Let us...

Read More »

Call us with any questions:
US: 800-405-9463
AUS: 61-7-5455-4243