Day tripping: Addo Elephant National Park

Addo Elephant National Park is the only park in the world where you can see the Big Seven: lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo, plus the great white shark and southern right whale. A day trip to the park and surrounding Greater Addo tourism route provides a huge variety of activities.

Serengeti: The endless plains

A vast sea of grass swarming with wildlife, the Serengeti is the classic Africa of our imagination. The world’s most famous game park is also home to nature’s grandest drama: the great migration.

Peter Allison: Read this, whatever you do

Once upon a time, a longhaired, smelly backpacker from Australia was offered a job at a South African game lodge as barman, then as a safari guide. The result was a best-selling book about his misadventures: Don’t run, whatever you do. Alison Westwood chatted to Peter Allison about mad pumas, irate elephants and stories from his book, Don’t look behind you!

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