|   A Safari Category List, History

Tanzania Celebrates 50 Years of Independence

Tanzanians are proudly celebrating 50 years of independence today. After several decades, Tanganyika gained its independence fr...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Giving Back

FOTZC Completes Kitchen at Robanda Primary School

Focus on Tanzanian Communities (FOTZC), our non-profit arm specializing in community-based projects, recently completed the con...

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  |   A Safari Category List, People

Can Wildlife and People Live in Harmony?

Over the past decade, lion expert and conservationist, Dr. Laly Lichtenfeld, has researched declining lion populations througho...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

From the Field: Leopard with its Kill

Our guest, Alexandre Birguer, was lucky to be in the right place at the right time for this rare, close-range sighting of Tanza...

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  |   Safari

New Thomson Catalog!

Our new catalog for the 2012-2013 season is hot off the presses! Call us for your copy today!

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  |   A Safari Category List, People

Google’s Tribute to Freddie Mercury

In honor of Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday, today’s Google doodle has pulled out all the stops with an animated tribute to the...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Migration Update: August 2011

Professional photographer and trip leader, Randy Hanna, witnessed a great showing of the wildebeest migration crossing the Mar...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Witnessing a Maasai Ceremony

Like many first time travelers, I was initially drawn to Tanzania because of its phenomenal wildlife populations. You often he...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Thomson Safaris’ Head Guides Are Superstars!

Thomson guides are leaders, experts, naturalists, researchers, and more. Born and bred in Tanzania, there are no better ambassa...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Mountain Gorilla Twins Born in Rwanda

3-day old gorilla twins, photographed by Thomson Safaris guests, Deborah, Stephen and Rebekah. On May 27th, a mountain gorilla ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Andy Biggs on the TODAY Show

Andy Biggs, our professional photography trip leader, is making the rounds! He was back in New York City this morning for a fea...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Thomson Celebrates 30 Years in Tanzania!

Our 30th year in Tanzania was officially kicked off at a gala event and silent art auction last week. With over 300 Thomson Saf...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Live! From New York…?

Each spring, Rick and Judi treat four members of our Arusha, Tanzania staff to an all-expense paid, two-week trip to the United...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

See “African Cats” and Help Save the Savanna

Have you seen Disneynature’s African Cats yet?  Keith Scholey and Alastair Fothergill, director of the remarkable documentary E...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Have Hula Hoop, Will Travel

He’s baaack! Our favorite 15-time past guest and hula hooping aficionado, Michael Ellis, graces the pages of our blog once agai...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Migration Update

Professional photographer, Andy Biggs, just returned from leading two back-to-back Photography Safaris  in Tanzania. He searche...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Guide Willie Kissanga Retires

With his signature smile, bountifulknowledge, patience and masterful leadership, head guide Willie Kissanga, has led thousands ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Tanzania is the Best Country in Africa!

Last week, Judi attended the annual Educational Travel Conference (ETC) where she was chairing the Responsible Tourism Committ...

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  |   A Safari Category List, About/By Thomson Staff

Wild Dog Sighting in the Serengeti

Bryan, from our U.S. sales team, just returned from Tanzania with lots of great stories, gorgeous photos and some really impre...

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  |   A Safari Category List, Safari

Best Present Ever

Jane’s grandchildren are always excited to learn about her extensive travels around the globe. They keep track of her journeys ...

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