Find out all you need to know before you go on your Africa safari holiday - from what to wear on safari to tipping locals.
Kenya vs. Tanzania
One of the biggest challenges for many people when planning a safari to East Africa is making the choice between Tanzania and Kenya.
11 November 2021
Animal Migration in Africa
One of the most awe-inspiring sights in nature is large numbers of animals moving together with a collective purpose.
03 November 2021
Top tips on what to pack for a horseback riding safari
Recently, YZ expert Izzy returned from a horseback riding safari in Kenya. Here she gives her top tips and advice on what to pack for a horse-riding adventure to Africa:
07 February 2020
Africa Visa & Entry Requirements
We've outlined the visa requirements for UK & USA passport holders travelling to Africa. Other nationalities should check the current entry requirements.
By Julian | 17 January 2020
Travel Insurance – Don't Travel Without It!
Travel insurance is often viewed by clients as an extra cost that can be avoided. At Yellow Zebra however we insist that all travellers are fully insured for their trip. This blog covers the major reasons why travel insurance is essential.
By Ellie | 17 January 2020
The YZ Recommended Reading List
From classic novels to essential field guides, we've listed a few books that we recommend you take on a safari to Africa:
By Abi | 17 January 2020
Luggage Limits When Travelling To Africa
Here, we answer your questions on luggage limits and bag sizes when travelling to Africa. Airlines can be very strict on baggage limits, so it’s important to double-check your limit before you travel.
10 January 2020
Gift for Locals and Supporting the Community
Below, we’ve outlined what you could bring for the locals you meet while on safari, as well as a few important considerations.
By Catherine | 09 January 2020
Best Camera Equipment for an African Safari
Below, along with YZ co-founder Julian Carter-Manning, professional photographers Will Burrard-Lucas and Marc Muench talk through their recommendations and offer a few tricks on how to snap that perfect safari photograph:
08 January 2020
What to Pack for Your Africa Safari
Here's everything you need to pack for your Africa safari. We provide a list of packing essentials and details of the best footwear to take, as well as where you can have your laundry done.
06 January 2020
Safety Tips for You and Your Family While on Safari
For any family going on safari, the issue of safety is always important. Here we offer some advice on the main concerns, and you should also be aware that a safari takes you into the habitat of wild animals, where there is always a degree of risk..
By Jesse | 29 May 2019