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Gorilla permits set to rise by 50%?

Gorilla permits set to rise by 50%?

The Rwanda Development Board has confirmed that gorilla permits are to rise by a whopping 50% from 01st June 2012 to US$750.00 per permit. Before June, permits purchased in full for trekking prior to 31... Read More



Summer rains hammer the Kruger area

Summer rains hammer the Kruger area

Devastating rains have hammered the Mpumalanga and eastern Limpopo provinces in South Africa causing some of the famous wildlife reserves bordering the Kruger National Park to close. Reports indicate... Read More

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Safari Telegraph January 2012

Leopards, the Congo, South Sudan. Click here to download  Read More →

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South Luangwa Conservation Society moving forward in 2012

South Luangwa Conservation Society

Read the SLCS’s latest newsletter here today.  Read More →



Lewa Conservancy, conservation in Kenya

Over the last two decades, the Lewa Conservancy in northern Kenya has gained prominence as one of the leading conservancies in Africa, especially in the conservation of black and white rhino. The last... Read More



Wildflowers and whales of South Africa

Not too many visitors venture to South Africa’s Cape region during the middle of winter, but for nature lovers, it’s a brilliant time to experience two widely contrasting events. The Southern... Read More



August rains and bewildered wildebeest

Four days of good August rain in Kenya’s Masai Mara has recently caused havoc amongst the migrating wildebeest herds as they struggle to decide on which side of the river the grass is greener. Constant... Read More

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Fascinating animals are Africa&#39s wild dogs

Every year towards the end of the rains, the Alpha female in a pack of African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) will seek out a suitable den in which to pup. After a gestation period of around 72 days, the pups... Read More

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British Birdwatching Fair, Rutland Water - 19, 20 and 21 August, 2011

Once again we will have a stand at the British Birdwatching Fair, held annually at Rutland Water near Oakham. Please call at the stand, we’d be delighted to see you and have a chat about our African holidays... Read More

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16 additional gorilla permits now available in Rwanda for August and September 2011

Due to the high demand for gorilla permits over the forthcoming months, the Rwanda Development Board and ORTPN (National Parks department) have added two further gorilla families which can be visited,... Read More

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