South African Safaris Safety Tips for the Adventure of Your Life
Travel in South Africa offers an abundance of safari experiences, from lush subtropical beach forests to the exquisite seclusion of the desert to the world famous Kruger National Park. South African safaris not only offer the beauty and cultural diversity that makes South Africa so unique, they can also be one of the safest travel adventures you can experience.
If you are considering taking a guided South African safari, your chances of encountering difficulties are minimal. Due to inaccurate media representation, people often harbor unfounded concerns about the dangers of going on safari, including an exaggerated fear of civil unrest and crime. In fact, tour operators make it their business to be intimately familiar with the areas in which they travel, thus minimizing risk for travelers. Nevertheless, it is sensible to take customary precautions on your African safari, especially when traveling through urban areas.
The following are a few guidelines to help you adequately and safely prepare for your trip:
Documents and Money
Always have a photo copy of your passport and...