Top 9 Luxury Lodges in Tanzania

large elephant in the open plains with zebra, wildebeest, more elephants and flat topped acacia trees in the background on East Africa safari

Tanzania is one of Africa’s best-known safari destinations, and for good reason. Travelers can witness the Great Migration, the country has myriad national parks and reserves offering unparalleled wildlife experiences, is home to diverse and breathtaking landscapes and offers the chance to engage in a wide range of activities. We love incorporating luxury on our […]

Traveling in Tanzania during COVID

We have all spent too much time at home. But as travel opportunities have opened up, people are still hesitant to get back out there. One of our clients decided to book a last-minute, trip of a lifetime to see the Great Migration at a time when tourism is down 97%. Hear what AJ has […]

Top Safari Camps – Zimbabwe

EJ shares list of their favorite Safari Camps in Zimbabwe Zimbabwe is ablaze with a reenergized tourism sector, especially in its northwest. If you’re eager to visit and wondering where to stay, here is a list of some of our top safari camps and properties in Zimbabwe – in no particular order – to get […]

When and Where Does the Wildebeest Migration Happen?

When and Where Does the Wildebeest Migration Happen? Every year the plains of East Africa are home to one of the world’s greatest wildlife spectacles, the migration of 1.4 million wildebeest and hundreds of thousands zebra and gazelle, tracked by Africa’s great predators. The migration is often described as a set circuit that occurs between […]

Safari Destinations Welcoming 2020 Travelers, Reopening Airports

Samburu children in traditional attire

Last Updated July 22 2020 By August 1, three East Africa countries will be open for tourists: Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda With safari guests and staff members in mind, every possible safety protocol has been planned and prepared for in advance of the return of visitors. All of the camps, lodges, and safari vehicles that […]

3 Montana Ranch Properties We Visited in Bozeman, and Loved in 2020

Vacations in 2020 are looking less like international excursions and more like remote relaxation here at home. We’ve been working hard at Extraordinary Journeys to provide you with a few destinations that are a little closer to home.  A quick trip to Big Sky country is the perfect destination for social distance, rustic luxury, and […]

Luxury Travel in Our Own Backyard – U.S. Offers World-Class Adventures

Africa is where Extraordinary Journeys started. Our drive to create a travel company that was aligned with our personal values of conservation and promoting tourism that supports communities is what defines us. As we’ve expanded to other regions of the world, we’ve been able to connect with cultures, communities, entrepreneurs, and individuals from New Zealand […]