View On The Go's Africa trips


As vast as it is diverse, encompassing desert, savannah, rainforest, mountain ranges, lowlands, stunning coastline and vast inland lakes, Africa is a continent rich in dramatic scenery and natural beauty. Visiting Africa, you can see the world’s most prolific concentration of wildlife in their natural habitat, experience the warmth of African tribal people and their diverse cultures and beliefs, travel through stunning landscapes and challenge yourself with some amazing adrenalin-fuelled adventures.

World Wonders: Top 5 Deserts of the World

Deserts are among the most dramatically alluring natural landscapes in the world. Their stark beauty is timeless, and life here exists at the mercy of the elements. Deserts are wild, harsh places, and we love exploring them, photographing them and … Continue reading

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Top 5 activities in Africa

As if going on safari in Africa wasn’t exciting enough, there are loads of extra activities to take part in that will have your pulse racing. Take a look at five activities you can take part in on your next … Continue reading

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How to say ‘Thank You’ in five languages

It’s probably the easiest phrase to learn in any language, and one of the most important too. Learning an entire language before you go to a country is not always feasible, but it’s worthwhile trying to learn a few of … Continue reading

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12 Top Travel Destinations to see in 2013 – Part 2

It’s part 2 of our series on the best places to see in 2013. What’s top of your travel list for 2013? Check out Part 1 in the series for more inspiration. 7. Russia With a rich history stretching back … Continue reading

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12 top travel destinations to see in 2013 – Part 1

As 2012 winds to a close we take a look at our pick of places to visit in 2013. Where do you think 2013 will take you? 1. Southern Africa An enormous region with a diversity that’s hard to match, … Continue reading

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Tracking the Little Five in Africa

Elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard. The Big Five of Africa. Everyone’s always going on about them – and perhaps rightly so as they’re impressive animals. Seeing them in the flesh is an unforgettable experience, definitely something to boast about back home. Smaller in stature … Continue reading

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Life on the plains of Africa – Meet the Masai

Easily recognised by their bright red robes (known as shuka), elaborately beaded jewellery, and slender build, the Masai tribe of Kenya and northern Tanzania are a symbol of African culture and tradition. Along with Africa‘s other attractions – such as … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Our Top 10 World Wonders

When it comes to the Top 10 World Wonders, (or even ten top world wonders, not even the top ten) opinion is no doubt divided. But we’re sure no one can really disagree that these are some of the world’s … Continue reading

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A journey through Africa – Volume 2

After last week’s journey through East Africa, we’re continuing our photographic journey through the continent. See more of the diverse and beautiful landscapes of Africa as we journey South. See these incredible landscapes in person on our overland safaris.

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Video of the Week – Heights of Southern Africa

It’s the middle of the week – what better time to hit that full-screen button and take a breather? Imagine yourself exploring the mountains of Southern Africa with us today with our Video of the Week: Heights of Southern Africa. … Continue reading

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