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African elephant in Tanzania
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How to pack for an African safari

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Packing for an African safari can seem like a daunting venture, but it doesn't need to be. From clothing tips to luggage weight, we cover off everything you need to know to pack like a pro.

25/08/2017 / By / , , , , , , , , / Post a Comment
Wildebeest cross a river in the Great Migration
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Our guide to East Africa’s Wildebeest Migration

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Each year, approximately 1.5 million wildebeest and 300,000 zebra and gazelle make the trek from Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park to Kenya’s Masai Mara in search of food and water.

16/06/2017 / By / , , , , / 1 Comment
A houseboat in Botswana's Okavango Delta
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Okavango Delta by houseboat: what to expect

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In 2014, the Okavango Delta became the 1,000th site to be added to the UNESCO World Heritage list. But long before this, Botswana’s inland delta – described as ‘Africa’s last Eden’ – has been attracting tourists keen to experience its unmatched wildlife. The waters of the delta are scattered with numerous small islands and most travellers stay in […]

12/05/2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Egypt found five ‘new’ ancient relics in 2017

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Few countries in the world match the archaeological richness of Egypt. Iconic sites such as the Valley of the Kings rub shoulders with a seductive assortment of temples, mummies, and other ancient treasures. Egypt’s capital, Cairo, is unique in playing host to the only one of the seven wonders of the ancient world that is still […]

11/05/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Sustainable pig farming in Kenya
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How a local group is empowering women in Kenya through pig farming

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Meet the women supporting their families and communities through small business pig farming, and the organisation helping them do it.

26/03/2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment