Zimbabwe Investigating Mysterious Death of 11 Elephants Too

For the past few months we’ve been following the ongoing investigation in Botswana surrounding the mysterious deaths of more than 350 elephants. The large number of those deaths has been concerning of course, but more importantly it is the unexplained nature of the fatalities that has made them so concerning. To date, there has yet … Read more

Video: Akashinga—The Brave All-Female Rangers Protecting Africa’s Wildlife

Zimbabwe has a secret weapon when it comes to protecting its precious wildlife. That weapon is an all-female group of rangers who have been trained by former Australian special forces operatives These women are tough, dedicated, and ready to take on all challenges when it comes to dealing with poachers. In this short documentary—produced by … Read more

Video: A Drone’s Eye View of Victoria Falls

Located along the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe, Victoria Falls is one of the largest and most impressive waterfalls on the planet. In fact, the local tribes called it “The Smoke that Thunders” for its roaring noise and heavy mists. In this clip, we’ll travel to this iconic African destination to witness this sight for … Read more

Nat Geo Tells Us Where to Backpack in 2016

2016 is just a month old, but if you haven’t started planning your travel yet, you’re probably missing out on precious time. Thankfully, National Geographic is here to lend us a helping hand with some great suggestions of where to go backpacking in 2016. The complete list contains ten total designations, ranging from Argentina and … Read more

Video: Exploring Africa in a Kayak

This video is the first in a new series from the U.S. National Whitewater Center which will focus on the very human need to explore the world around us and uncover the unknown. In this first chapter professional paddlers Cooper Lambla and Tyler Allen travel to Africa to paddle some of the wild rivers there. There journey … Read more