I have taken two trips to southern Africa, organized and escorted by Joan. Both were excellent. They
were well thought out, well planned, and well organized. The trip to South Africa ranged from viewing
the large variety of wild life in Kruger park, to exploring Zululand, to visiting the modern cosmopolitan
city Cape Town. I was particularly impressed with Zululand an area that I knew little about. It turned out
to a fascinating look at the beauty of the landscape and seeing and meeting wonderful people.
The second trip was to the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana and Zambia. The emphasis this
time was on visiting game parks with their large populations of birds and wildlife. The viewing of wildlife
was excellent. They were spread over larger areas and more numerous. Birding is a fascinating adjunct
to viewing game.
Joan specializes in small group tours. To me this is the best way to travel. You have the chance to see
more and visit out of the way places. I thoroughly enjoyed both tours and also at a very reasonable