Monthly Archives: November 2015

Mathis Drapeau -France……… Click Here

Where to start, and where to end after 4 amazing weeks here?! Maybe saying it was too short, but that I have enjoyed every minute, every activity, every sighting and moment shared with the Askari family. I was expecting something good, but it was more than just good. The time I have spent here is one of the best times… (more…)

Janneke van Kraglingen – The Netherlands ……… Click Here

I got picked up at the airport not really knowing what to expect and immediately we were Askarians! Within no time we new arrivals were part of the team. Everybody helped each other. I learnt so much about animals and conservation and the idea of Pidwa. I am so happy that I have been able to contribute to this idea.… (more…)

Olga Pozos Alexandre – Australia/Spain ……… Click Here

I really enjoyed my 2 week stay at Askari. I loved the respect and care the staff has for all animals. It was also fun participating in games and combining chores and fun. I think it is great how Askari not only cares and looks after the animals but also care and looks after the habitat. Askari also teaches the… (more…)

Sleeping under the stars

This week the whole team to sleep out in the wild with only a camp fire illuminating the surrounding darkness. With the clearest blue sky and not a cloud in sight we knew we were in for a treat come nightfall. We chose to head towards the Selati River where water has not flown all dry season, leaving only soft… (more…)

Miranda Coobs- The Netherlands……Click Here

It was an amazing, wonderful informative but most of all a time I will never forget! Katie and Ed are two amazing people and do an amazing job at Askari. I am thankful to be a member of the Askari family!

Iris Wisse – The Netherlands………Click Here

Had an amazing 6 weeks at Askari, made a lot of new friends and had some awesome sightings. Don’t want to leave now! The staff are amazing and always friendly and are always so much fun. I will miss everything about Askari. Thank You so much for everything!