Anywhere in Africa and Beyond

Explore Africa with Kirsty Gordon as she shares with you; her passion…travel in Africa!!!!


Exploring the Enchanting Indian Ocean Islands

Published: 13 November 2023

Whenever I think about the Indian Ocean Islands, I tend to say, “heaven called and asked for its islands back” because to me, they are the closest thing to perfection.

A Year-Round Destination: East Africa’s Safari Seasons

Published: 9 November 2023

You’re about to embark on a seasonal journey through East Africa - a land of stunning landscapes, diverse wildlife, and vibrant cultures. This corner of the African continent is home to countries such as Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and more, each offering its own unique experiences.

The Best Times to go Gorilla Trekking

Published: 6 November 2023

Gorilla trekking is an adventure like no other, offering a rare opportunity to witness the magnificent Mountain Gorillas in their natural habitat. This experience is a dream for wildlife enthusiasts, adventure seekers and budding Jane Goodalls. In this travel blog, we will explore the magic of gorilla trekking, including the best seasons to visit, what to pack, and what to wear for an unforgettable encounter with these majestic beasts.

Discovering Botswana Through Its Diverse Regions

Published: 1 November 2023

Known to the world as Africa’s most immersive safari destination, Botswana is a country that boasts an astonishing variety of landscapes, wildlife, and cultural experiences.

Safari Time: When to Roam the Wilds of Southern Africa - A Guide for American Adventurers

Published: 27 October 2023

Are you dreaming of an adventure that takes you far from the mundane and into the heart of untamed nature? Southern Africa might just be the destination of your dreams! With its diverse wildlife, stunning landscapes, and rich cultural heritage, this part of the world offers an unforgettable safari experience.
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Africa's "Wild Studios": The Best Photography Hides for Safari Enthusiasts

Published: 21 October 2023

African safaris are known for their breathtaking landscapes and incredible wildlife encounters - if you don’t believe us, check out our Instagram page for real-life footage! And while seeing these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat is a privilege, capturing these moments through the lens can be a truly rewarding experience - especially when done in what we like to call a, “wild studio.”

#KeepingUpWithKirsty in Botswana’s Delta and Kalahari

Published: 28 September 2023

We guess someone has to do it…you know, going to lodges across Africa and trying and testing them out before sending guests there. At Anywhere in Africa Safaris, the person who “takes one for the team” and leaves her husband at home and works over weekends to be able to take a few days off to travel is our Kirsty Gordon - if we sound a bit bitter about it all, it’s because her latest trip took her out to Botswana’s Okavango Delta where she was invited to stay with our friends at Feline Fields. Here’s her experience:
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Exploring the Wild: Horseback Riding Safaris in Africa

Published: 1 September 2023

“Going on safari” is exciting, but what about going on a “horseback safari” in Africa? It takes on a whole new dimension to immersive vacations as you combine the thrill of exploration with the tranquility of being in harmony with nature.
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In Conversation with Dr Wendy Panaino | Tswalu's Resident Pangolin Expert

Published: 9 February 2023

Anywhere in Africa had the pleasure of following Dr Wendy Panaino, Tswalu’s resident pangolin expert, who was awarded her doctorate for her extensive research into the responses of free-living Temminck’s ground pangolins to seasonal and annual fluctuations in climatic conditions and food resources in a semi-arid environment, the southern Kalahari.

A Luxury African Vacation Few Know About - Yes, It’s Possible!

Published: 17 November 2022

It has taken me over 30 years to discover these far-flung unexpected places, and I’ve been waiting for the right time to share them with you. I guess, it’s a bit like waiting for the right time to propose. The excitement is bubbling, and the thought of you saying “yes” to a new chapter of adventure is the thrill that keeps me fired up as a luxury African travel specialist.