The Lionscape Coalition is a joint initiative between the ecotourism industry and the Lion Recovery Fund that enables Africa’s top operators to play a leadership role in the recovery of lions and the restoration of their landscapes. We are proud to have partnered with the Lionscape Coalition.
Part of the Serengeti ecosystem, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) joins up with Serengeti National Park and the southern Serengeti Plains in the northwest. This region is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for the iconic Ngorongoro Crater – the world’s largest inactive, intact and unfilled volcanic caldera. The region is also home to our camp, The Highlands.
By Anwynn Louw, Digital Marketing Assistant Ruaha National Park covers an area of 20 226km² and is situated in southern-central Tanzania close to Iringa, a city overlooking the Ruaha River Valley.
By Britta Foulis Many would argue that a balloon safari is one of the best ways to experience the magic of Africa – and we couldn’t agree more! To witness herds of wildebeest, towers of giraffe or a dazzle of zebra running across the plains of Africa a few hundred metres below you is something you’re not likely to forget. Combine breathtaking aerial views with a spectacular sunrise and you’re close to imagining the splendour of a balloon safari.
By Anwynn Louw, Digital Marketing Assistant Charles Matara knows what it takes to follow your dreams. Having first joined the Asilia family as a trainee guide, he is now a fully qualified walking guide and the head guide at Kwihala Camp.
By Britta Foulis – Content Marketing Manager The annual International Travel & Tourism Awards will be held on the 5th of November this year at the World Travel Market in London. More than 90 nominations have been shortlisted for the prestigious awards which celebrate the very best of travel and tourism on a global scale. The ITTAs recognise the outstanding successes of destinations, tourist boards, private sector companies and individuals.
By Britta Foulis – Content Marketing Manager BBC One’s latest mini-series, Serengeti, aired its first episode last month and has now come to an end. Each episode followed the lives and intertwined stories of several animals that call these plains home while showcasing the intense drama and action that accompanies the area’s distinctive wildlife.
By Anwynn Louw, Digital Marketing Assistant Each year on the 10th of August World Lion Day is celebrated to create awareness and support the conservation and sustainable initiatives that protect and save the global wild lion populations from extinction.
By Britta Foulis – Content Marketing Manager BBC One’s latest mini-series, Serengeti, aired its first episode last month. Each episode follows the lives and intertwined stories of several animals that call these plains home while showcasing the intense drama and action that accompanies the area’s distinctive wildlife.
By Britta Foulis – Content Marketing Manager As proud partners to Disney during filming in Kenya for The Lion King, we couldn’t be happier to see how well the film is doing after its premiere last week. Box office sales are set to reach over US$1 billion and the film is already the fifth-biggest global release of the year. Audiences from all over the world are enjoying every minute of the remake while being captivated by the incredible scenery that Kenya has to offer.