WHY RICKSHAW?

The Rickshaw Travel Group ("Rickshaw Travels") was founded in May 1988. From our humble beginnings as a small travel agency, we have grown and expanded into several countries and today have 28 years of experience in the travel business, both corporate and leisure... read more .

RWANDAN FESTIVAL CELEBRATES GORILLAS

The 14th annual Kwita Izina Festival is underway in Rwanda, and will conclude in September with the naming of 23 gorillas born over the last year under the watchful eye of the Rwanda Development Board (RDB)

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NEW WORLD HERITAGE SITE IN KENYA

UNESCO (the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has granted  Kenya its seventh World Heritage Site

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5 TIPS FOR A FUN SAFARI WITH KIDS

You may hesitate to take your kids on a safari vacation – you wonder if they’ll be bored on a game drive, if it’s safe, or if there will be enough to see and do to keep the kids occupied and entertained

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7 THINGS TO DO IN SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

Stepping into Serengeti National Park is like stepping into a different world, where you will tread lighter with eyes wide open as you take in the majesty of the savannah all around you

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DO I REALLY NEED TRAVEL INSURANCE?

When booking tickets with an agent over the phone, in person, or even online, a customer is always offered the option to purchase travel insurance

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TOP 5 EUROPEAN DESTINATIONS TO VISIT THIS SUMMER

When we picture visiting Europe in the summer, images of sipping coffee in Italy, riding the London Eye or sitting on a gondola in Venice may all come to mind

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RICKSHAW TURNS 30

In 1988, a small, one-person travel agency opened with very humble beginnings in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, to provide its clients with a personal touch and transparent service, with the dream of bringing people of the world to the heart of Africa, to show the world the beauty, serenity and majesty of the deserts, towns and seas that make up this beautiful continent

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PACKING ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR AFRICAN SAFARI

Packing for your safari can be challenging for a few reasons: a climate you’re not used to, unknown adventures and weight restrictions on charter flights

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