Discover the latest updates from our clients featuring safari holiday reviews and incredible memories.
The sky-high rates of Botswana’s top lodges have been a contentious issue in the travel industry for years. As a number of properties cruise into the multi-thousands per night, YZ co-founder Julian explains why it’s worth paying those prices:
By Julian | 02 September 2019
YZ clients Rick and Dorothy F. just returned from safari to Tanzania, where they explored paths less travelled in the Southern Circuit of the Selous Game Reserve and Ruaha National Park.
07 August 2019
Heading off the day after their wedding, John and Jac travelled to South Africa for a Winelands, Cape Town, and safari honeymoon with Yellow Zebra. Here Jac reviews their trip, detailing their favourite highlights and recommendations:
22 July 2019
YZ client Claudia B. just returned from a safari to Zimbabwe, where she witnessed one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Victoria Falls, and went on a safari in Hwange National Park and Mana Pools.
20 May 2019
YZ client Greg and partner Tina travelled to Kenya and Zanzibar in January 2019. From spotting the Big Five within 24 hours of safari to having a very special Maasai name-blessing ceremony, they enjoyed some amazing adventures.
20 February 2019
Here’s YZ gorilla expert Linda’s experience of visiting the lowland gorillas in the Republic of the Congo’s extraordinary reserve, Odzala-Kokoua National Park.
By Linda | 31 January 2019
Antonina and her partner spent a short but sweet few nights in South Africa’s Winelands. Check out her experiences and her recommendations for a weekend break in this wonderful destination:
By Antonina | 03 January 2019
Tony and Terry M travelled with Yellow Zebra to Tanzania on a Nomad safari in November 2018. Among the favourite properties they visited were Ruaha’s Kigelia Camp and Selous’ Sand River:
03 December 2018
Sue and Bill travelled with Yellow Zebra to Tanzania on a couples safari. Among the favourite properties they visited were Machweo House, Plantation Lodge, Nasikia Mobile Migration Camp and Pole Pole.
12 November 2018
The green season marks the start of the rains in the Linyanti, but don't let that put you off, as the region is transformed from a dry and thirsty region to a lush emerald bounty bursting with colour.
By Lauren | 14 September 2018
Deborah travelled with Yellow Zebra to Zambia for a family safari. Among the favourite properties she and her family visited were Nsolo Camp, Mchenja Bush Camp and Chongwe River Camp.
03 September 2018
Inga Lim travelled with Yellow Zebra to Tanzania for a family safari. Among the favourite properties she and her family visited were Lemala Kili Villas, Nasikia Tarangire Ndovu Camp, and Kaskaz Mara Camp.
10 August 2018
This client review is about Sherry's love of birds and her recent trip to Kenya. As well as visiting the Maasai Mara, Laikipia and Meru, Sherry managed to tick off 222 birds during her safari with Yellow Zebra:
21 June 2018
After travelling around Africa extensively with our own vehicle and crisscrossing over 14 African nations, we need only describe the ease of journeying through Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Tanzania with Yellow Zebra Safaris in one word – amazing!
21 August 2017
The Eastern Cape of South Africa is undeniably gorgeous, offering visitors a smorgasbord of experiences.
By Kelly | 20 June 2017
On a recent visit to South Africa, our safari specialist Kelly had the pleasure of visiting the much-anticipated Silo Hotel. Here's what she has to say about it.
By Kelly | 15 June 2017
Rebecca travelled with us to Tanzania in February and has shared a few pictures and words about her trip.
05 April 2017
Nothing can quite prepare you for touching down on sun-baked Kiba airstrip in the heart of the Selous Game Reserve...
09 February 2017
We put safari specialist Wies to the test with a Q&A session, where he shares his best experiences and a few top secrets in Cape Town and Victoria Falls.
By Wies | 05 October 2016
Putting helicopters and bi-planes aside, hot air balloons offer a peaceful experience of game viewing – combine this with an African sunrise and you’re in for the trip of a lifetime!
By Julian | 04 August 2016
We've heard about a day on safari from a guide's perspective and from one of our team's perspective, but we wanted to hear from a client's perspective.
10 December 2015
Andrew Pryor travelled with Yellow Zebra to Tanzania and Uganda. Here is his review of the trip, including highlights of seeing the Ngorongoro big tuskers, the Great Migration and a silverback mountain gorilla.
09 September 2015
Getting married was one of the most exciting times of my life – yes, I know you have heard it all before, but I was beyond excited when I finally got to plan my own honeymoon after I had planned so many for my clients.
By Kirsten | 24 June 2015