All posts tagged: safari

Summer lates at Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo will be running a series of late night events over the summer as they extend their opening times and offer visitors the chance to see wildlife after hours. As the heat of the day subsides, watch animals like the Amur leopards, tigers, hyenas and anteaters spring to life in the cool evening air, […]

Easter treat for West Midland meerkats

West Midland Safari Park have been busy preparing for their annual Easter event, and the animals have been getting involved in the celebrations too. For this year’s Easter Eggstravaganza, which runs until the 23rd of April, keepers have been tasked with making Easter-themed enrichment for the animals in their care. The park’s mob of mischievous […]

Animal Park returns to film at Longleat

Following the success of last year’s ‘Animal Park: Summer Special’, which celebrated the 50th anniversary of Longleat Safari Park and won viewing figures of 1.65 million, presenters Kate Humble and Ben Fogle return to Longleat to film a major 15-part series of Animal Park for the BBC. Longleat’s CEO, Bob Montgomery, said: “We’re delighted to […]

Winter snow safari adventures with Artisan Travel

‘Safari’ is a Swahili word for ‘to travel’. And because of that etymology, the term is most closely associated with wildlife-spotting journeys in Africa. But it’s possible to head north, to the countries closest to the Arctic Circle, for a snow safari or ‘snowfari’. Explore the winter wildernesses of Scandinavia, Lapland, Iceland and Alaska by […]