Category: Emily the Field Guide

Emily is our rocket scientist from England – a mad professor who has switched from tutor to tutee. She is currently enrolled in Eco-Training’s 1 year filed guide course that operates in 2 countries and on 4 prime African protected areas. Tune in to find out what she has learnt

Flippy comes to camp

Not long after arriving in our new camp at Korongwe game reserve we had our first encounter with a famous local resident, Flippy. Stepping out of my tent one afternoon, I heard the telltale cracking of tree branches coming from the river bed opposite that I now know means one thing: elephants are in town! I rushed over to the picnic benches to secure the best view, where a small…

Inspiration to become a guide!

This marks the first in a series of posts from our intrepid traveler from the UK. Having experienced Africa almost a decade ago, Emily has proven that once Africa is in the blood, there's no letting go! She has embarked on a rewarding 1 year field guiding course with our partner, Eco-Training. African Quiver is able to put you in Emily's shoes, simply contact us info (at) africanquiver . co…