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Leopard’s intense brawl with a python caught on camera

Leopard's intense brawl with a python caught on camera

Leopards will readily take on just about any species they can sink their powerful claws into. Birds? No problem. Porcupines? Worth a shot. Wild cats? Why not? The bulky felines even target snakes on occasion. In a video, filmed last month and recently uploaded to the Latest Sightings YouTube channel, a leopard is ...

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Top tips on how best to experience the Great Migration in Africa

Top tips on how best to experience the Great Migration in Africa

Most travellers are lured to the Great Migration by documentary footage: hundr of thousands of grunting wildebeest trudging across vast African plains, their straggly silver beards glinting in the sun; or stampeding herds spilling over cliff edges and crossing rivers as beady-eyed crocodiles lie in wait to pick off the ...

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9 things I learned travelling with an 81-year-old

9 things I learned travelling with an 81-year-old

When my 81-year-old uncle told me he wanted to go on a safari in South Africa but that my aunt wasn’t interested, I did what any niece would do: I told him I would obviously be his travel buddy. To ease his lengthy travel burden — South Africa is very ...

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COBA makes plans to offer study abroad in Africa

COBA makes plans to offer study abroad in Africa

The College of Business Administration  is offering a study abroad trip to Africa during the upcoming summer. The interest meeting will take place on Nov. 22 in COBA.  The trip,  though hosted by the College of Business, is also in partnership with the Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy. The ...

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Three Great, and Very Distinct, South Africa Hotel Experiences

Three Great, and Very Distinct, South Africa Hotel Experiences

Three hotels. Three distinct regions. And three great experiences. With the help of the folks at Goway Travel, I recently spent eight days in South Africa, an amazingly diverse destination with cosmopolitan cities, country houses surrounded by vineyards, and sleek safari lodges. gallery icon 2019 Black Friday and Cyber Monday ...

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