Wildlife

Along with the man-made monuments and natural wonders, the endemic wildlife of a region are truly special. Sustainable tourism ensures that the people and places we visit benefit directly from tourism.

Wildlife resorts and camps of Madhya Pradesh

Although globetrotters have always been fascinated with India because of its rich culture, history and enchanting tourist destinations, it also provides a wonderful opportunity for wildlife tourism with plenty of national parks and sanctuaries spread all over the country.  If … Continue reading

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Taking steps towards a future for the African lion

The African lion has long been on the losing side of an intensifying conflict with people, and if we do not take action now we could soon lose this majestic creature. The African Lion & Environment Research Trust has been … Continue reading

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Video of the week – the colours of Sri Lanka …

Ah … Sri Lanka! Watch the world go by in this uplifting short film by Michal Krumpár on his 3 week trip there.  It’s got a little bit of everything – the hustle and bustle of local life, cows lazing by, amazing … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – cage diving in South Africa

This week we’re featuring one of our favourites – a video of our man Miles and folks from Flight Centre cage diving in South Africa while on the Garden Route Discovery tour. Certainly not for the faint of heart! Learn … Continue reading

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Giant Pandas – the Chengdu Research Base

Guest blog by Clare Kendall, freelance journalist and photographer I knew that baby pandas would be cute but nothing prepared me (a hardened journalist) for just how impossibly, unbearably, achingly cute they would be in the flesh (or rather fluff). … Continue reading

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Walking with Lions

Check out these photos from our Walking With Lions tour in Antelope Park, Gweru. The pictures really speak for themselves. The chance to get this close to big cats on safari is a once-in-a-lifetime deal, and supports a critical conservation … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Costa Rica

For nature lovers, sun worshippers, photographers, surfers and beach bums alike, Costa Rica is something of a paradise – and comparatively unspoilt. Large areas of the country are still covered in lush rainforest criss-crossed with inland waterways and stocked with … Continue reading

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The New Seven Wonders of Africa

For anyone who has been watching the incredible ‘Africa’ series on the BBC, you’ll be aware of the wonders of Africa – official or not. The African continent is incredibly diverse, supporting a range of distinct and rare wildlife in … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: Africa

The Africa documentary series has been on for a few weeks now (for those of us with access to BBC), and we’re just in awe of the place. Take a look at this trailer – we defy you not to … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase: The Tigers of the Wild Tiger Challenge

Together with Tiger Nation, our brand new Facebook contest The Wild Tiger Challenge is an opportunity to raise awareness for the wild tigers of India, and to win an incredible 15-day tour to India too! Pick your favourite tiger from the six … Continue reading

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