The Ethics of Wildlife Interactions

Boundaries; not everyone likes them, but they’re an important part of our friendship with wild animals, and in turn, tourism. Despite efforts advocating for responsible wildlife viewing, there has been a parallel action by both the general pubic (ie. tourists) and indeed professionals in their field (ie. tour guides, photographers and filmmakers), that requires debateContinue reading “The Ethics of Wildlife Interactions”

World Wildlife Day: Connect With Nature

With so many things in common, why are we so disconnected with the natural world? Many people talk of reaching a common ground, a mutual understanding, but when it comes to nature, humans are so far away from reaching this understanding with nature that it results in the abuse and enslaving nature. Beyond watching theContinue reading “World Wildlife Day: Connect With Nature”

The Ethics of Safaris

A safari is sacred. It shouldn’t be a zoo. This is our honest opinion. Yet too often we are faced with the challenge of making any product on the market “affordable”. When it comes to nature, this can be the wrong approach with great risk to wildlife and nature that we claim to wish toContinue reading “The Ethics of Safaris”

How To Better Your Wildlife Photography

Understanding your subject + thinking outside the box can get you results Photography is a journey, you are always improving, understanding, learning and capturing different images as you progress your photographic journey. After all, isn’t that part of the fun? Whether you photograph local wildlife, or love to travel, understanding the principles of photography isContinue reading “How To Better Your Wildlife Photography”

How Eco Tourism Contributes to Local Healthcare & Education

Travel should not purely be about oneself, but about the impact of your travel Here at Better Safaris, we don’t believe in travelling for travelling sake, but about how we travel to more positively impact our world, ethically, responsibly and sustainably. One dimension to our travel is by ensuring that an impact is made withinContinue reading “How Eco Tourism Contributes to Local Healthcare & Education”