|   A Safari Category List, Giving Back

Family Honors Daughter by Supporting Tanzanian Community

Five years ago, high school student, Michela Harriman, was tragically killed in a car accident. In Michela’s honor, her parents...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Judi Mentors Girl Scouts

Last year, two Senior Girl Scouts from Virginia approached Judi for help earning their Gold Award, the highest achievement in G...

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  |   A Safari Category List, People

Jane Goodall Welcomes Thomson Guests

Last week, Dr. Jane Goodall graciously welcomed our guests to Tanzania’s Gombe Stream National Park. Thomson Safaris hosted a t...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Celebration at our Camp!

One of our guests just returned with a great sound clip from an evening at camp. Our camp staff celebrated a guest’s birthday b...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Tips for Better Wildlife Photographs

Post contributed by Chris Gamel, professional photographer Capturing a great wildlife photograph can be a challenge. Here are ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Thomson Hosts U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania

Thomson Safaris was honored to host American Ambassador to Tanzania, Alfonso Lenhardt, his wife Jackie Lenhardt and USAID Envir...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Landmarks

Jane Goodall on 50 Years in Gombe

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Jane Goodall’s research in Gombe Stream National Park. See the video below for her thoughts...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Wildebeest Behavior and Migration Update

Thomson Safaris’ guide, Ojukwu, just returned from the Serengeti where he spotted the first migratory group of wildebeests at ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Reintroduction of Rhino in the Serengeti

With its sturdy build, menacing horn and impenetrable hide, it is hard to imagine that the fate of the rhinoceros – one of the ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Family Business of the Year

For the second year running, Thomson Safaris has been honored as a finalist for the Massachusetts Family Business of the Year. ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Where is Eliza?

Eliza from our Boston office just wrote to us this morning to tell us about her latest Tanzania adventure. She’s on the tail en...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

An Evening with Jane Goodall at Harvard University

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  |   A Safari Category List, History

Union Day

On Monday, April 26, Tanzania celebrates Union Day. It is a public holiday commemorating the day Zanzibar and Tanganyika joined...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Wazee Club Ceremony

Last week, a ceremony was held at Thomson Safaris, Ltd in Arusha, Tanzania to honor staff members whose dedication to the compa...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Serengeti Report: April 2010

Senior guide, John Urio, just returned from one of our last safaris for this season (next season begins next month, in May). H...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Is safari for the birds? You betcha!

Tanzania is home to an abundance of stunning birds. Many of our guests return with a new-found appreciation for birds after obs...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

International Film Festival Features a Thomson Family Safari

It’s been a big month for documentaries featuring Thomson Safaris trips! Filmmaker and Thomson guest, Shaun Donahue, shot a doc...

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  |   A Safari Category List, People

Maasai Song Exchange

If you’ve been lucky enough to hear traditional Maasai music in person, you know the combination of hypnotic rhythms, thunderou...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Photography Tips from Andy Biggs

Have you been admiring the hippo photo at the top of the page? That was taken by professional photographer, Andy Biggs, who lea...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Migration Report

Kissanga, one of our senior guides, sent us a migration update from the Serengeti. He reports, “It has stopped raining and it i...

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