What are five things to pack for your Entabeni Safari?

11 February 2021

So you have booked your holiday and coming on a South African safari and stopping at Entabeni for a few nights. Months of planning has gone into your travel plans. You are almost on route to Limpopo in …


Is a Safari a safe travel option for 2021?

1 February 2021

Admittedly 2020 was a challenging year for the world, and it was quite a shock when everything came to a global standstill. But with that in the past and with the knowledge that has been gained, we can …


How bees can help protect elephants

27 February 2020

A TED Talk by Dr Lucy King discusses how a small yet powerful insect, the bee, may hold the key to protecting both elephants and humans. Elephants are the largest land mammals on earth. These complex social creatures …


Big changes for sa’s wildlife interaction industry

16 February 2020

The guidelines for interactions with caged wildlife have been changed for the better in order to protect the well-being of these animals. There are many places within and around South Africa where people can have close interactions with …


Pangolin meat linked to wuhan virus

11 February 2020

The consumption of exotic animal meat is translating into super viruses which are posing a real threat to humanity. In order to control the spread of these viruses, we need to get a handle of the illegal trading …


The world’s most trafficked animal

15 January 2020

Pangolin’s are an intriguing and elusive species, and not only is their territory is under increasing pressure due to human activity, they are also the world’s most trafficked animal. Pangolins have come under the spotlight in recent times, …


A multi-cultural learning environment

17 December 2019

Life lessons “Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.” – John Lubbock The overarching vision …


Entabeni will have its very own education campus

5 December 2019

Live and learn Entabeni offers the unique opportunity to reside within nature and experience it in all its glory. Going beyond providing an authentic big 5 lifestyle, Entabeni is building a community of like-minded individuals through a dynamic …


South Africa’s last free-roaming Wild Dogs

28 November 2019

It is not well known that Africa’s wild dogs are under threat. In fact, they are so threatened that there is only one free roaming wild pack left in South Africa. What this means is that these dogs …


An ode to the elephant whisperer

20 November 2019

It was Hollywood which really popularised the life and work of The Elephant Whisperer, Mr. Lawrence Anthony. His book of the same name was met with critical acclaim and then went on the become a feature film which …

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