Video: Protecting Kenya’s Lions During a Severe Drought

African wildlife faces threats on a number of fronts. Not only is poaching a constant issue, the continued encroachment of man on their habitats, along with a constant struggle over increasingly scare resources, can make life very hard. You can add climate change to the list of things that is endangering these creates to, as … Read more

Video: Can Man and Wildlife Coexist in the Wilds of Africa?

Inevitably, as man spreads out into more diverse landscapes and environments, our habitats tend to overlap with those of the wildlife that have inhabited those spaces for hundreds of years. Nowhere is this more evident than in Africa, where populations are growing at an astounding rate, putting humans in direct competition for resources with the … Read more

Adventure Quickies: Shark vs. Squid, Safari Industry in Shambles, and More

It’s Friday, which means its time for another “Adventure Quickies” post here at the Adventure Blog. This weekly story is a round-up of some of the other news items that I didn’t have time or space to share elsewhere, but are still important to have on your radar. With that in mind, here are a … Read more

Video: Ani Wa Sa — We Are One in the Fight Against Poaching

Even in the 21st century, illegal poaching remains a serious threat to the natural resources of Africa. In places like the Garamba National Park in the the DR Congo, just 1200 wild elephants remain due to the ivory trade. Those creatures find themselves increasingly under attack, their numbers dwindling. In this video, we travel to … Read more

The Adventure Blog/Podcast 2020 Kilimanjaro Trek has Been Cancelled

There is no question that the coronavirus has had a profound and lasting impact on our lives. All we have to do is look at the Internet, television news channels, newspapers, and other outlets over the past two months to see how much it has dominated the news cycle on a global scale. The COVID-19 … Read more

Video: The Last Great African Safari

For decades the African safari practically defined the term “adventure travel.” Visiting the wilds of Africa to witness the wildlife there has long been considered one of the best travel experiences imaginable. But in the latter half of the 20th century and into the 21st century, those places have become increasingly rarer, with vast stretches … Read more