My safariLIVE Experience

Terror. This is the only emotion I was feeling as I flew in on a small rickety plane to the Maasai Mara, Kenya. The Mara was to be my home for the next two weeks. The fear of the unknown was overwhelming. What if they all hated me? What if I suffered a violent [...]

By | 2018-01-28T15:31:37+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Featured|0 Comments

The Oxpeckers role in the Animal Kingdom

As humans, interaction with other people is of great importance for our survival. Taking part in mutual relationships is beneficial for both individuals. The same applies to the animal world, where completely different species take part in mutually symbiotic relationships. One particularly interesting species interaction, that occurs not only within the Maasai Mara but [...]

By | 2018-01-27T08:02:14+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|0 Comments

Game On with safariLIVE and Nat Geo WILD!

Nat Geo WILD and safariLIVE kick-off a five day binge of thrilling African adventure from two of the continent’s most famous wilderness destinations. Explore the vast open plains of Kenya’s Maasai Mara and bundu-bash through South Africa’s iconic Sabi Sand Game Reserve as the expert guides search for the biggest of big game! [...]

By | 2018-01-27T08:07:22+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|14 Comments

Ronald the Rover by Jake McDaniel

He’s a bit odd. He doesn’t sit in front of the camera, chattering to the viewing audience about wildlife. Nor does he man the cameras and capture what goes on. He doesn’t work in FC, helping make sure the show works everyday. He doesn’t even cook for the camp staff! Who is this mysterious [...]

By | 2018-01-22T14:06:47+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|0 Comments

safariLIVE Time Change 15 Jan 2018

The summer months are now just beginning to draw to a close and the sun breaks the darkness of the dawn horizon later each morning. This means it’s time for a change to the safariLIVE safari schedule. As of 15 January 2018 the Sunrise Safari will begin 30 mins later. This is to ensure you [...]

By | 2018-01-13T16:52:58+00:00 January 13th, 2018|safariLIVE, viewers|0 Comments

Creature Feature: Southern yellow-billed hornbill

  My first encounter with a southern yellow-billed hornbill was a pleasant one. The bird was pointed out to me on my second day at Djuma. Jared, one of the tech team, drew my attention to one seated upon a tree. He said it would soon do a little dance and after a few moments [...]

By | 2018-01-23T05:41:28+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Camp Life, Featured|1 Comment