Updates from the field

Bringing you the latest news and developments from the field. Keep an eye on new developments, partner updates and exciting new Safari offerings!

Through Portugal on four wheels with Jose Almeida

27 January 2021 To celebrate the launch of our new 4x4 adventure through the green heart of Portugal we interview Jose Almeida, owner of Dream Overland, who will be your guide through this exciting are that is flourish again thanks to the efforts of Rewilding Portugal.... Read more

2020 Our Year in review

16 December 2020 2020 was a year full of challenges, cancelled plans and time to think and reevaluate how to go forward. We invested all the unexpected spare time in redesigning our website and safaris and providing training to our partners to ensure quality responsible safaris. ... Read more

Get inspired with our safari stories

30 November 2020 At the European Safari Company, we want to invite you to take a virtual trip with us through the inspiring blogs that our partners, clients and colleagues have written. This is a selection of stories from the field that we hope will make you dream about adventurous and sustainable travels whenever it’s possible again.... Read more

Europe’s Big five and where to find them.

25 November 2020 Surely everybody has heard about Africa’s big five, the elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, and rhinoceros. Perhaps our most safari-experienced readers already have fully fulfilled their bucket list in Africa. But many people in Europe don’t know that the continent is home to equally impressive creatures of incommensurable ecological value.... … Read more

Tasting Portugal: Port, chestnuts, and aguardente

21 October 2020 TASTING PORTUGAL: PORT, CHESTNUTS, AND AGUARDENTE It was a bit of a squeeze, but I managed to enjoy the beautiful Greater Coa Valley in Portugal again at the start of October. Visiting our partners and testing new accommodations in Covid times isn’t easy, but with the correct measures in place, it was still possible.... Read more

The mountains are calling

25 September 2020 I’ve travelled to plenty of mountainous areas, and they are all beautiful in their own way. But the Central Apennines in Italy have a special place in my heart. I’m not sure if it’s the inspiring mountain vista’s, the omnipresent wildlife, or the Italian food and wine, but it is such a wonderful place to visit. ... Read more

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