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Bird Watching – Why You Should Join in on the Fun

09 December 2019 | PUBLISHED BY admin

Birding or bird watching is one of the fastest-growing recreational activities. Millions of people have joined the popular hobby of identifying the countless species of birds in various countries across the globe.

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White Rhino Back in the Wild Thanks to Shamwari’s Wildlife Rehab Centre

In 2018 the Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre received three orphaned rhinos in its care and well over a year later they were ready to be back in the wild.

Shamwari Private Game Reserve Accepted Into Virtuoso®

Shamwari Private Game Reserve has been accepted into Virtuoso®’s exclusive portfolio of luxury travel partners.

How a Family Safari Can Help the Future of Nature Conservation

Instilling a love of nature and the great outdoors in your little ones is an amazing gift, not just for themselves but also for the environment at large. Today’s young nature lovers may well become tomorrow’s game rangers, veterinary scientists or famous animal conservationists thanks to a family safari trip. Shamwari Is Committed to Helping Kids See the Beauty of Nature “Teaching children about the natural world should be seen as one of the most important events in their lives.” – Thomas Berry Parents of children who already love and respect nature are truly blessed but, with the right encouragement,

8 Impressive South African Trees You Must See

South Africa is home to exquisite landscapes, thrilling outdoor activities, vibrant culture and some of the most impressive trees in the world. Discover the quiet and steady side of this colourful country – go on a tree safari. Nature-lovers often flock to South Africa, and for a good reason. The diverse animal species and bountiful plant life make this ever-changing landscape one worth seeing. South African trees are amongst the top in the world – they are unique, nutritious and old. Some specimens have passed the millennium mark while others tower over the competition – claiming champion tree status. Read

Spekboom – the Wonder Plant of South Africa!

Spekboom (Portulacaria Afra) is a succulent plant found in South Africa. It is indigenous to the Eastern Cape province and has been deemed as a miracle plant by many. It is a bright green, small-leaved plant with a contrasting red stem found in Southern Africa that seems ordinary but don’t be fooled – it is a very special plant! Interesting Facts About the Spekboom Plant & Its Uses The spekboom plant is a sprawling shrub or small tree; occurring in karroid (semi desert) areas and bushveld. It is usually found in rocky places and grows prolifically in parts of the

Shamwari’s Family Holiday Packages Allow You to Return to the Wild in Luxury

Your family can now experience the unspoiled wilderness of South Africa’s Eastern Cape Province at Shamwari Private Game Reserve. Shamwari’s Family Holiday Package is sure to keep the whole gang more than happy. There’s Family Holiday Packages in South Africa for Everyone No matter what kind of holiday your family is looking to have, South Africa offers you the perfect solution. Enjoy a relaxing coastal getaway, an epic safari adventure, a romp around one of the cities or anything and everything in-between. The country’s regions are so numerous and diverse that no two visits to South Africa will be alike.