Camping Safety Guide

It is important to exercise caution when on a camping trip. There are many events that can be avoided as long as you use your common sense. Be sure to always be prepared for anything that could go wrong. Make sure you always think something through before making a decision and do not take unnecessary chances.

Although wild animals can look friendly and harmless, they are really unpredictable and can be very protective if you enter their space. Always be aware of your surroundings and never attempt to feed these wild animals. Most of the time animals are more afraid of us then we are of them so it is likely that they will just run away. Make sure to keep food stored away and never leave it in the tent.

Always look out for things like spiders, snakes, and other critters. They can very good at blending in with their surroundings so be careful before picking something up or taking a seat. If you see a snake do not make any sudden movements. They might feel threatened by that and attack. Upon seeing a snake be sure to remain calm and slowly move away from it.

Other insects like ants, bees, mosquitoes, and flies can also be dangerous. Many people are allergic so make sure to mack the necessary medical supplies.

Sunscreen and sunglasses are very important too. Even on an overcast day you can get burned by the sun. Sunglasses also protect your eyes from the harmful UV Rays caused by the sun.

If you start a fire be sure the area is free of hanging branches and debris. Always surround the fire with rocks and have a bucket of water or a fire extinguisher handy. Never build a fire near a tent or leave the fire unattended. Also never use flammable liquids to get the fire started. Make sure to keep the fire at a reasonable size and complete distinguish the fire.

Travel Guide to the Serengeti National Park

Welcome on a Serengeti safari which is the home of all wild animals in Africa. This reserve is found at the Kenya-Tanzania border and is one of the largest by mass in eastern Africa as well as Africa as a whole. This is the only park that experiences one of the most spectacular wonders on earth known to the whole world, the migration of the wildebeests that cross from Maasai Mara to Serengeti each year in search of greener pastures and water. Millions of them take part in this move that carries together with it their predators such as hyenas, lions, vultures, and leopards among others.

On the Serengeti safari, accommodations are spectacular because this place is well supplied with a variety of luxury lodges ranging from tented camps to the other luxurious bush lodges. There are bigger ones at various destinations that meet the standards of a five star hotel. Some of the exciting activities to enjoy while on the Serengeti safari include horse riding, hot air balloons, trekking, and swimming.etc. There is also a wide variety of birds to watch at any time of the day. Means of transport is enhanced as there are well maintained and comfortable vehicles with excellent parking lots. Tour guides who are well versed with the wild animals and other local knowledge take the lead but there is the option of going alone as preferred.

On the Serengeti safari one is able to see rivers that surround the park especially to the south. These rivers supply the wild animals with water as well as being homes to other animals such as crocodiles and hippos. This is the only place in Africa where the animals co-exist with human beings. The Savannah produces a nice background for video shootings and other movie productions, both local and international.