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News and Blogs

Joe explores South African highlights – April 2017

  Having visited Cape Town previously as a backpacker, I was excited to see the city from a different perspective. I had previously acquainted Bree Street for food, Long Street for beer and Kloof... Read More

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Julia visits the Fairest Cape – April 2017

  I flew on the overnight British Airways direct flight from London to Cape Town (11.5 hours flying but the only airline doing the non-stop route from the UK) and was delighted to arrive to clear... Read More

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Mary explores Rwanda – March 2017

  A holiday to Rwanda is inevitably synonymous with seeing the magnificent mountain gorillas in the Parc des Volcans.  My recent trip however has shown that there is far more to the country... Read More

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Frances treks for gorillas – March 2017

  The feelings I experienced before my first gorilla trek in the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda were a complete mixture of excitement, anticipation, and eagerness with a few nerves mixed in for... Read More

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Julia covers northern Tanzania – March 2017

  One of the most impressive sights in northern Tanzania has to be the large and imposing peaks of Mt Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru as you approach Kilimanjaro Airport. Seeing these two magnificent mountains... Read More

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Rob explores Northern Tanzania – March 2017

  It always amazes me that just when I think I really know a part of Africa, in this case northern Tanzania, that inevitable changes occur and new properties are opened making me feel my knowledge... Read More

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Joe and Michele travel to Kenya – February 2017

  After arriving into Nairobi on the late night British Airways flight, Michele and I sat on the patio of Hemingway’s Nairobi and enjoyed a much needed Tusker. My excitement for what the next fourteen... Read More

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Frances covers the safari areas and beaches of Kenya – December 2016

  The Masai Mara is frequently recalled as one of the best game-viewing regions in the World. Julia and I spent the first half of our trip travelling to various other safari areas in Kenya, Amboseli... Read More

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Gallery of 2016 on safari

Herewith is a stunning selection of photographs taken by our customers over the last year. Reminisce and enjoy.  Read More →



Julia travels to Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana – May 2016

  It was 16 years since I last stood on Zambian soil, so as the wheels touched down into Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport (Livingstone) I was already grinning from ear to ear. On leaving... Read More

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