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Trip ReportsPosted on: Tuesday, 6 August 2019

2019 PREDATION EXPEDITION TRIP REPORT

written by Chris and Monique Fallows

The Great white sharks in South African waters are showing an increasing tendency towards shifting distribution and unpredictability over the past number of years. As such, at Apex we have focused our attention on taking our expedition groups to s...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Tuesday, 30 April 2019

UGANDA

written by Monique Fallows

Although Chris I have travelled extensively in Southern Africa we have only recently been venturing further north to discover East Africa. In 2018 we spent time in both Kenya and Tanzania and this April it was time to visit Uganda! The obvious...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Saturday, 16 February 2019

Central Kalahari Game Reserve

written by Monique Fallows

This past January Chris I were to spend 15 days in the worlds second largest game reserve, The Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) situated in central Botswana. When trying to define what a truly wild animal is, I think one must consider that...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 29 November 2018

The Serengeti

written by Monique Fallows

Reflecting back on our trip I have to say the only way to visit The Serengeti is with Asilia Africa. Central Serengeti can get rather overcrowded with lots of vehicle traffic but the locations of both Asilia camps, Dunia Camp in the western part o...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Tuesday, 20 November 2018

East Africa - Part 1

written by Monique Fallows

In terms of African land based wildlife destinations Chris I spend most of our time in Southern Africa. This past October we had a couple of very specific photographic goals in mind and in order to achieve this we needed to travel to East Africa,...

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Great White Shark, New Zeland

Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 10 May 2018

GREAT WHITE SHARKS: NEW ZEALAND

written by Monique Fallows

In early April Chris I were privileged to be part of Discovery Channels Air Jaws Team that was to gather in New Zealand to film a new show for this years Shark Week 30th Anniversary that will be coming out in July. Our base was to be the green...

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South Georgia Penguins in the sunrise

Trip ReportsPosted on: Monday, 4 December 2017

SOUTH GEORGIA EXPEDITION

written by Monique Fallows

Now that we are back home and Im reflecting on our adventure to South Georgia I realise it is going to be a challenging task to try and convey just exactly what its like to experience a wildlife location that cannot be compared to any other place ...

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Silky shark baitball

Trip ReportsPosted on: Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Apex Sardine Run Expedition 1

written by Chris Fallows

Apexs Sardine Run has begun. Heading out of the Buffalo river mouth in East London on day one was an adventure into the unknown. Being the first group up in the area we were hoping for some early season action. With a rumor of an early flush of sa...

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Sea smoke in the Arctic

Trip ReportsPosted on: Friday, 12 May 2017

Svalbard Arctic Adventure: Part 3

written by Monique Fallows

Part 3 We steamed northwards to the North West corner where we were hoping to find the pack ice. Polar bears are often found floating on ice floes as they move around searching for seals. The conditions however were not on our side. The Polar i...

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Polar bear trip to Svalbard

Trip ReportsPosted on: Monday, 1 May 2017

Svalbard Arctic Adventure: Part 2

written by Monique Fallows

A Celebration of Polar Bears! On leaving Longyearbyen we had headed to a Fjord system just to the south and the modus operandi was to search the various protected fingers of the fjords. We moved into the next fjord system overnight and already f...

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Check out the Blog tab for the latest sightings .Apex offers the smallest group size (12) of any shark cage diving vessel in South Africa. Book a transfer and get a 10 minute FREE visit to the African Penguins at Boulders.