Safari Gear

In this post, you’ll learn how to choose the best sun protection hats for your trip to Africa. We also cover the UV Index for Uganda, answer common questions about sun protection, and include 7 tips for staying safe. Uganda is located on the equator and experiences strong ultraviolet rays. How to Choose the Best [...]

If you’re traveling to rural Africa, you need to decide how you’ll filter your water supply. In this huge guide, you’ll learn how to choose the best portable water filter and purifier for your travels. We include 7 factors to consider, plus common water risks, and answer commonly asked questions about water. How to Choose [...]

As you plan your trip, it’s good to consider safety and avoiding theft. In this post, you’ll learn about the best anti-theft backpacks, purses, wallets, and locks for travelers. We include a detailed 10-factor buyers guide, answer common questions about anti-theft gear, and share 7 travel safe tips – including 4 videos. More reading: Check out [...]

Complete African Safari Packing List [Checklist and Guide]

What do you need to pack for your upcoming safari? In this guide, you’ll get the complete African safari packing list – including 4 factors to consider when packing, how to pack minimalist, and just what to include with specific recommendations. We also include things that you shouldn’t bring on your safari. Ultimate African Safari [...]

Going on a Safari? 12 Best Binoculars for the Money [Buyers Guide]

Are you going on a gorilla trek or safari in Uganda? In this post, you’ll learn all about choosing the best binoculars for a safari (including 10 factors that you need to know) in our detailed buyer’s guide. We also include our picks for the best binoculars for the money. These are sorted by best value, premium, [...]

How to Choose the Best Camera for Safari [Buyers Guide]

Heading on a safari? Congratulations! Here’s how to choose the best camera for safari and trekking adventures. We also include a detailed Buyers Guide that breaks down the 9 primary considerations when deciding on a camera for your upcoming African safari. What else should you bring? Don’t forget anything with our Complete African Safari Packing [...]