Bunny and Bob H.
We had a wonderful time. The entire trip was fantastic and everything ran like clockwork. We thought the canoe trip was great; it was actually better than I expected. We loved Shaun, both personally and professionally. He was a perfect match for our group. I’ve been telling everyone that they have to take a trip like this and will definitely be giving out your contact info to anybody who is interested. Thanks for everything. Great job!
How would you rate your trip overall? Excellent Comment: Nothing else to say, it was fantastic!
What was the most important reason for choosing AFRICAN PORTFOLIO? My friend chose I did not choose them, my friend did and I am glad she did.
How would you rate AFRICAN PORTFOLIO’S representatives in Africa? Botswana = Excellent, Zimbabwe = Excellent
What additional information (if any) would you have liked to receive prior to your departure from home? None
What additional information (if any) would you have liked to receive from our representatives in Africa while on safari? None
How would you describe your accommodation, facilities and meals? Please provide the name of the hotel, lodge or camp you are describing.
Machaba Camp was flawless. The people were amazing, friendly and helpful. Our guide, Shaun could not have been better. Food was excellent.
Somalisa Camp was amazing too. Hope was amazing. She was friendly, giving and went out of her way for us. The tents were fabulous!
Breakfast at Machaba was better than breakfast at Somalisa.
What and where was your favorite meal of the trip? Leg of lamb at Machaba. Yogurt and fresh fruit at breakfast at Machaba.
How would you evaluate your safari guides and staff? Please provide the name of the person you are describing.
Shaun Malan was top notch. He was energetic, enthusiastic, knowlegable, helpful and great fit for us. He is a photographer too, so he always angled for the best light.
All staff at both camps were second to none. I was extremely impressed.
Was there anything you would have like more of, less of, or done differently? No
What was your most memorable moment in Africa? When the staff sang to us at Machaba camp the first night. I cried.
If you could give future travelers one word of advice, what would it be? GO TO AFRICA AT LEAST ONCE IN YOUR LIFE!