Small Island in the Okavango Delta

Observing Okavango Delta from the Air

One thing I clearly remember is being in awe about the beauty and vast open space. We didn't see the end of it, but no wonder, the Okavango Delta is the world's largest inland delta and covers an area of more than 15,000 km2 and get this, it is visible from space!
Mokoro tour along the Okavango Delta

My African Adventure: Mokoro Ride along the Okavango Delta Tour in Botswana

I think my favorite day of this entire trip was when we went out on the Okavango Delta in a mokoro boat. As soon as we set off, I slumped into pure relaxation and just took it all in. It was SO peaceful. Read more about our Okavango Delta Tour and view several images I took...
Baby Elephants playing in the mud at Kruger

The 5th Day of my African Adventure | Kruger National Park

After spending 2 days in Balule Private Game Reserve near Kruger, it was time to move on closer into the Greater Kruger area. AND change accommodations. We arrived at our treehouse early that evening and went on a Kruger safari early the next morning.
Our first giraffe sighting in Africa

The First 2 Days of my African Adventure | Johannesburg & Balule

The first 2 days of our African safari adventure were relaxing, emotional and extremely memorable. Maybe it was the amazing African sunset or our first elephant sighting during our sunset game drive, or even the yummy pap we ate at our first traditional African braai. I even made...
2,353km of traveling for the first two legs of my Southern African vacation.

How to Plan a Trip to Africa

How did I Plan a trip to Africa? I only had 3 weeks. The first thing I did was prioritize destinations into 3 categories.
What vaccinations I need for my trip to Africa

Immunizations: What do I need for Africa?

Jessica starts her journey in almost 2 weeks! Read about what she went through to get her vaccinations...
South Africa is on your bucket list?

The Safari Hat

Welcome to 'Jessica in Africa' - an online journal about Jessica's (Safari With Us' Content Marketer) upcoming trip to South Africa starting in one month! Today, she wants to tell you about my new safari hat.