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South Luangwa Walking Safari An Amazing Wildlife Adventure

A safari in Zambia's South Luangwa National park will have your heart thumping wildly. That's because you're likely to be on foot, with not...
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Where the Wild Things Are | Governor’s Camp

A cacophonous chorus of groans and grunts keeps me wide awake on my first night in Kenya's Masai Mara. It's not my first time...
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Anantara Kihavah Maldives | Rockstar Villa

Have you ever wanted to visit the Maldives? Live like a rock star in this opulent villa designed as a sanctuary for families and...

Kenya safari – Journey to Mount Kenya Safari Club

Mention the word "safari" when visiting Kenya and most people think of driving around the Maasai Mara with telephoto lenses in search of lions,...
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Masai Mara Safari in Kenya

We’re bumping up and down in the back seat of a safari vehicle, bones rattling, as we fly through a field of grass. From...
Glamping in Kenya - Olonana, Masai Mara

Glamping in Kenya – Olonana, Masai Mara

It’s 5.30am and the cheery morning greeting of my Maasai butler Lawrence rouses me from a deep sleep. Outside my tent, Lawrence is balancing...
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South Luangwa National Park – Sanctuary Retreats

Lord it at a Zambian lodge that was once a retreat for royalty and heads of state. In South Luangwa National Park, Sanctuary Retreats...
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Soweto South Africa

A tour of Soweto South Africa reveals the heart and soul of Johannesburg.The images of burning cars and riots of the 1980s are long...
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Masai Mara hot air balloon safari

Of all the experiences in Africa, I'd have to put flying in a hot air balloon at the top of my list of things...
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Deep sea diving – South Africa turtle moment

My turtle moment occurred at the end of a shark dive at Aliwal Shoal, seven kilometres off the KwaZulu south coast and about an...


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10 Cool First Nations Experiences in British Columbia Canada

14,000-year-old tools to light fires, fish hooks and spears are some of the discoveries unearthed on Triquet Island in British Columbia. Anthropologists believe the...