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Africa

As vast as it is diverse, encompassing desert, savannah, rainforest, mountain ranges, lowlands, stunning coastline and vast inland lakes, Africa is a continent rich in dramatic scenery and natural beauty. Visiting Africa, you can see the world’s most prolific concentration of wildlife in their natural habitat, experience the warmth of African tribal people and their diverse cultures and beliefs, travel through stunning landscapes and challenge yourself with some amazing adrenalin-fuelled adventures.

Video of the Week – All about Tanzania

  This week we are dreaming of Africa, with its outstanding natural beauty, wonderful wildlife and diverse culture and people. For many, the East African country of Tanzania is the best on the continent for embarking on a thrilling wildlife … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Safari Safari

  Spot strips, spots and manes in the African bush, witness Masai Warriors cloaked in red performing the traditional jumping dance, come eye to eye with a majestic silverback gorilla and experience bird’s eye views of endless barren plains in … Continue reading

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Extra time in…Victoria Falls

  Whether you find yourself in Victoria Falls at the start or end of your overland safari through East or Southern Africa, why not take advantage of all this incredible location has to offer. Whether you are an adventure seeker … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Colours of Zanzibar

  While the palm-fringed white sand beaches and warm azure waters of Zanzibar are a picture of paradise, this tropical isle has so much more to offer. This week’s video pick takes a look at the local people that call … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Victoria Falls to Johannesburg

  In March our own Mike Quinto travelled to Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa over the course of our 12 day Falls to Jo’burg tour. From the stunning Victoria Falls and walking with lions, to taking a mekoro ride down … Continue reading

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Stopping wildlife poachers in their tracks in Africa

  Lion, elephant and rhino – three of Africa’s majestic Big Five are all in increasing danger of extinction due to prevalence of wildlife poaching across the continent. The African Lion and Environmental Research Trust (ALERT) tells us this week about … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 2

  Last week travel agent Simon Pacey began telling us of his journey from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg, of high-wire adventures, walking with lions and cruising the Zambezi River. This week he continues his journey into Botswana for his first safari and a macorro cruise in the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Climbing Kilimanjaro

  Standing at a staggering height of 5895 metres, the iconic snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro can easily be found at the top of any adventurous traveller’s wish list. But what is it really like to climb to the highest point … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 1

  “I have to begin by admitting that Africa was not a high priority on my travel list”, says travel agent Simon Pacey. “It was the kind of trip I was happy to put off until much later in life. … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in June

  The ninth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. June is all about the wonderful wildlife and stunning landscapes of Namibia, the Roman ruins and sublime coastline of Turkey, the sandy beaches and azure waters of … Continue reading

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