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The latest on travelling Africa the way it should be travelled – on a shoestring, experiencing all that the rugged, beautiful birthplace of mankind has to offer. Expect tales of budget travel heroism, up to the mi

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Adventure Travel in Africa

Africa’s Adventure Travel Hot Spots - Part

Africa abounds with adventure. Over the centuries, explorers have found the allure of the unknown reaches of…

Dan Mitler
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A comprehensive guide to all things medical when coming on safari.

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A list of our top nine picks for an African safari – bringing you the best experience you can have on your incredible trip to Africa

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Zanzibar is an alluring beach destination, ideally located off the coast of Tanzania in East Africa - one of the best safari regions in Africa. Safari goers often combine their game viewing adventures in Africa with a relaxing getaway to the beautiful, white-sand beaches of Zanzibar Island, for several good reasons!

Here are some interesting and amazing facts about lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and buffalos - Africa's Big Five.

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A little lovin’ in blog form, especially for Valentine’s Day. And don’t worry, there’s nothing sickly-sweet about it!

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Johannesburg – South Africa's largest city and one in the midst of a must-see cultural and social revival. From Maboneng to Sandton, Soweto and the Cradle of Mankind, eating out to galleries, the theatre and bungee-jumping off an old cooling tower. Here we list a bunch of the most happening things to do in Jozi – our pick of the places to see and be seen in.

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 In Southern Africa you will be spoiled for choice in terms of balmy beach destinations. From Lamu in Kenya down through Tanzania, Mozambique and into South Africa, we take a look at 10 of the balmiest of them all.

Robyn Jay
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The giraffe, graceful, elegant and just plain bizarre has captured man’s imagination for centuries. We take a closer look at the pervasive presence of these gigantic quadrupeds.

Marc Veraart
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A blog comparing two of the most famous (and joined) game parks in the world – Tanzania’s Serengeti and Kenya’s Masai Mara.

Ninara
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Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain, is spectacular. Climbing it is an incredible experience and an amazing feat. Here we discuss all things Kili and the different routes up to it's peak.
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