Style – A particular procedure by which something is done in a manner or way. When we’re talking camping styles there are several to be mentioned: – Fly Camping – Adventure or Overland Camping (Participation Camping) – Classic Mobile Camping – Serviced Camping Even though Africa4us have been featured in the 2018 National Geographic Traveller

Make one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World your playground Bungee jumping off the Victoria Falls Bridge is one of top five adrenalin experiences on the planet and for good reason. Adrenaline junkies go crazy for that four-second free fall through a roaring, misty gorge followed by glorious minutes of swinging in the

Nothing screams adventure more than the Polaris Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTVs) that Africa4us has introduced on their “Ultimate Adventure Tours”.  As the name suggests – virtually no terrain is off limits to these new 4×4 beasts – and with their power and agility, exploring the landscapes of Namibia has never been more exhilarating. Once you

  Food South African Cuisine has many influences from Europe and Asia dating back to its colonialism times.  You will most likely find that their meat is some of the best you have possibly ever tasted, as well, as finding some very different meats such as Ostrich and Kudu.  Something to definitely try on your

Matopos National Park also known by the locals as Matobo National Park is located in the South of Zimbabwe and was established in 1953.  The Park spans an area of 44 500 hectares and over the years become an intensive protection zone for endangered black and white rhino’s and In 2003 the park was awarded World

Take in the rural beauty and the Swazi culture with a trip to Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, located in Swaziland.  The Ezulwini Valley also known as Valley of Heaven is where you will find the gem that is Mlilwane, Swaziland’s oldest protected area. The Sanctuary was originally a 450-hectare family farm which was turned into a

Namibia is situated in the southwest of Africa and is known for the Namib Desert cascading along its Atlantic Ocean Coast. Namibia as its neighbours is home to diverse wildlife including its cheetah population. Our 11 Days Namibia explored tour starts and ends in Namibia’s capital – Windhoek, which has high German colonial-era buildings and

Situated in the north-west of Botswana the delta comprises of marshlands and seasonally flooded plains, this is one of the major wetlands that is almost intact.  The delta is home to some of the world’s most endangered species of large mammal such as: Cheetah, White & Black Rhino African Wild dog Lion At the centre

Ever wondered why the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe is one of the up and coming Hubs of Africa?  It’s simple – the Victoria Falls also known as Mosi-Oa-Tunya to the locals, has expanded in recent years to provide tourists with a variety of Adrenaline, Culture and Food experiences. So for the Foodies out there, there

Africa4us has been featured in the National Geographic Traveller – Africa Collection for 2018, the collection offers a variety of Accommodation, Tour Operators and Spas who can provide you with a great African experience. Our tour Packages are multi-country.  Travel from Cape Town to Victoria Falls, with stops in Namibia and Botswana, along the way

Here’s something most people don’t think about on their daily commute: cars in different countries have subtle differences to cater for different environments. Here’s an example – in much of the northern continental United States, you can buy a car with a heated steering wheel. We think that’s very cool, but if you’re in South

Camping out in Africa is not the idea of a perfect African adventure for many travelers, just the thought of what could just outside of your tent as they try to catch a few zzzz’s in surroundings far removed from the hustle and bustle of their home city is enough to send shivers up their

The Africa4us Premium Camping Tours may well be all about camping out under the African sky, but don’t be fooled for a second into thinking that it’s anywhere near as rough as you may imagine a camping adventure in Africa could be! In the very first place, Africa4us overland trucks are unrivalled for sheer comfort,

When Africa4us uses the word ‘Premium’ they mean it, in every sense of the word, whether you choose an accommodated overland tour or a camping overland adventure, the emphasis is on sheer comfort and style!   Travellers have a selection of full package tours that can last up to 39 days, taking you from Southern

Over the course of 18 years, and hundreds of thousands of kilometers stretching across Africa, the team at Africa4us have used their in-depth knowledge of this beautiful continent to refine overland African adventure tours down to a fine art, ensuring that there is an overland tour to suit everyone ready to take on the adventure

Imagine an adventure tour that will blow your mind and exceed your wildest dreams about Africa, a tour that puts you at the wheel of a tough little all-terrain-vehicle for scenic sunset drives to night time adventures?  Got the picture? Well, Africa4us has just brought those dreams to life for you and your adventure buddies!

Yep, it’s the ultimate African adventure, and it’s all about the journey across thousands of dusty roads or bumpy rides off the muddy beaten track to reach destinations only dreamed of on an overland safari. Meeting indigenous people who still live in a forgotten century, getting close to the entire spectrum of wildlife ranging from

There is no doubt about it, Namibia, full of stark contrasts, endless blue skies, dramatic scenery and sand dunes that go on forever, is still one of the most breathtakingly beautiful countries in Africa, and one of the biggest! If you have never been to this land of contrasts and heat, you can be forgiven

The name ‘Big Five’ originated from a sad time in Africa’s history, so called due to the difficulty of tracking down lions, elephant, leopards, rhino’s and African buffaloes, which made them rich pickings for trophy hunters! Today, thankfully, these masters of wildlife in Africa are now protected, and the only time any lens draws a

When Europeans first discovered the rock art of the San people, or Bushmen, in Southern Africa over 350 years ago they thought it to be as primitive and crude as the people who made it, considered two-dimensional accounts of daily life, fighting and hunting.  However, 20th century scholars have far more respect for the aesthetics

Legends are made to be explored, and if anyone is able to show you how to explore some of the oldest legends in Africa then it is the Africa4us crew.  It really is quite an experience to spend time with this crew and share their deep and abiding love for all that is Africa, from

Getting to know the Rhino family has to start with the struggle this beautiful animal has had just to survive, and in Africa, thanks to massive global efforts to protect and save them from extinction, the Southern white rhinos now thrive in protected sanctuaries and are now classified as a ‘Near Threatened’ species. Thankfully Black

If you have ever longed to hear the call of the Fish Eagle then a good place to start is just across the border from South Africa and into Namibia at the Felix Unite camping site on the banks of the Gariep River!  From here, Africa4us will take you in their beautiful overland truck to

There are many reasons that millions of tourists make Kenya one of their top African destinations, among which is that Kenya is a melting pot of activities, destinations and culture which invites all visitors to throw all cares to the wind and join in the fun and adventure  around every corner in this beautiful country.

While in the West men dominate, in little old Africa the San People (Bushmen) have a far more liberated attitude towards their women!  The San govern themselves solely on the basis of group consensus; there is no formal authority or chief to muddy the waters, and while disputes may require very lengthy discussions, everybody gets

The myriad of African cultures and traditions are as vast as the continent itself, from Cape Town to Zanzibar, but there is a common denominator found nowhere else in the world, and that is the hospitality of every culture you will come across as you tour Africa overland.  There is no better way to come

Of the many adventures that Africa4us will take you on in Africa, I am going to focus on the children, beauty, adventure and the different cultures you will come into close contact with on their Namibia Explorer, Delta, Falls and Kruger Premium Accommodated Adventure for this blog, which will take you from Windhoek, Namibia to

Africa is very close to the top of millions of bucket lists, and if you are ready to tick the box then Africa4us is ready to take you on the safari of a lifetime with their small group guided tours, taking you into the heart of Africa and introducing you to teeming African wildlife in

If you are interested in honeymooning on the continent of Africa, and pictures of exciting wildlife safaris, breath-taking secluded beaches, beautiful lakes or an incredibly diverse variety of scenic natural landscapes that feature everything from majestic mountains to deserts and islands start blossoming in your mind, you are definitely well on your way to a

If you would really like to know what you will be in for on your Africa4us adventure tour of Southern and Eastern Africa, then tuning in to the insider look that Kathy Ireland will be doing on her Modern Living Show section entitled ‘Explored the Trip of a Lifetime with Africa4us’ on the 19th of

There are an abundance of overland travel companies in Africa but choosing the right one is not always easy.  You need to take into account how many years an overland company has been operating successfully, the size of the operation, experience and background of the tour guides as well as the level of comfort and

An Africa4us traveller’s experience – Opuwo to Etosha National Park and Windhoek. Leaving Opuwo at the crack of dawn was well worth the adventure that lay ahead with an early arrival at Etosha National Park planned. As usual, the Africa4us kept everything running smoothly and on schedule, and just entering the gates of Etosha was

From Cape Town to Nairobi, from Table Mountain to Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro, these are just a few teasers of what to expect on your journey when you travel on safari through Africa, from South Africa to Tanzania with Africa4us. Every stop along the way on this safari in a premium overland vehicle restricted to

‘Exquisite Cape Tour’ day 7 to 10 – An Africa4us traveller’s experience – Swakopmund to ‘The White Lady’ Bushmen painting and on to a Himba settlement experience in Opuwo. Arriving in Swakopmund was literally a breath of very welcome fresh air after the desert heat!  Travelling along the coast road to Swakopmund we had the

An Africa4us traveller’s experience – Sesreim Rest Camp to Dune 45, Sossusvlei and Gobabeb. Taking leave from Canyon Roadhouse Rooms at sunrise on our fourth day, we made our way to Sesriem Rest Camp, a journey we had been warned would be a long one, we made enough stops along the way in order to

Going on Safari in style has become a reality with Africa4us12-seater luxury overland vehicles that have been designed to bring a whole new level of comfort for travellers who have wanted to do more than just ‘rough’ it in Africa. With luxury seats that have been designed by Africa4us to make travelling over 1000’s of

An Africa4us traveller’s experience – Cape Town to Kamieskroon in Namaqualand and on to the Fish River Canyon. The Africa4us team welcomed us warmly to the night before the start of our 14 day trek through Namibia, with an introduction to everything we could expect on our journey through Namibia. After a great meal and

There are actually too many things to do on an overland Safari with Africa4us to list them all here, and some of the major experiences that offer a fascinating look at many different cultures and breathtaking natural beauty in Africa is also quite a challenge in choices, but here are just a few ideas of

After months of hard work and miles of travels to lay the groundwork, Africa4us bids you welcome to their newly launched website, designed to give you a virtual window into everything on offer for the best overland safaris in Africa! This new website is so user friendly that it is effortless to find the perfect