Rwanda - a true diamond in the rough

Rwanda – a true diamond in the rough

Rwanda – a true diamond in the rough – caught me pleasantly by surprise. This small country in East Africa, whose name once conjured up heart wrenching images of a senseless and horrific genocide, now shines as one of Africa’s safest, cleanest countries, with a fast growing economy and friendly, hard working people brimming with…

for the life of one dog

For the life of one dog …

At Wild Frontiers we are passionate about Africa and her wildlife, and this update from the Painted Dog Conservation and their successful efforts to save the life of an alpha female is really worth sharing. Painted Dogs, also known as African Wild Dogs, are unique to Africa and are among the continent’s most endangered species.…

baby mountain gorillas - Rwanda

Celebrating one of conservation’s great success stories with baby Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda …

The birth of a baby is always something to celebrate – especially when that baby is a mountain Gorilla. So just imagine my delight when I received an official invitation to be part of the annual Rwandan celebration Kwita Izina, where this year 22 baby gorillas were named. Rwanda, a diamond in the rough on…

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

Some of the best things we have ever seen : Intriguing primates, great game and lazy beach days

Rwanda Coming face to face with endangered mountain gorillas is one of Africa’s greatest wildlife experiences! Discover the land of a thousand hills, countless lakes, scenic game parks, lush rainforests and intriguing primates.   Tanzania Something for everyone! For the active – come hike Africa’s highest peak, or sign up for the iconic Kili Marathon. For…