Yearly Archives: 2013

Andy Gooch Photography – Chimp Tracking

We were fortunate enough to welcome photographer Andy Gooch on safari when he visited Rwanda’s mountain gorillas last year. Since his return he has shared with us his photos of this and other primate encounters during his time spent living …

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Hybrid Solar Eclipse Passes Over Kenya And Uganda

Our Marketing Manager, Anne-Marie Weeden, was lucky enough to be in Uganda for the solar eclipse, on Sunday 3rd November. She joined a safari to Murchison Falls National Park, close to the line of totality, and reported back on her …

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Spotting Galore In Uganda’s Lake Mburo National Park

“Leopard!” my 23 year old son calls out from the back of the car. “There, at 11 o’clock!”  A current of excitement ripples through the car as we see him, a big tom, tracking parallel with the road.  Armed with …

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Uganda Gorilla Permits – Green Season Discounts!

We are delighted to announce green season discounts for tracking mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in southwest Uganda. If you go gorilla tracking in November 2013, April-May 2014 or November 2014, you will only pay $350 per person per …

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On Safari With Roz Ruhl in Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

When Roz Ruhl contacted us she had two main objectives. Travel to East Africa to see both black and white rhino in their natural habitat, and come home with some excellent photographs of them. We took care of the former …

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A Family Saga: 20 Years Of Gorilla Tracking in Uganda

This week marks the 20 year anniversary since mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in southwest Uganda received their first official visitors. The first gorilla family to be habituated for tourism was called Mubare, after the hills they were …

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Introducing Gorilla Doctors, our new charity partner in Rwanda

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with the Rwanda-based Gorilla Doctors. This dedicated team of vets work across Rwanda, Uganda and DRC to conduct medical monitoring and treatment for the mountain gorillas that live there. Journeys Discovering Africa …

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Riding High on Mount Kenya

When a knee condition prevented Charly Beak from joining her school friends in climbing Mount Kenya at the end of their summer term, she did not let such a minor medical issue stand in her way. She simply decided to …

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A new gorilla group for Rwanda

As Rwanda prepares for the 2013 annual Kwita Izina ceremony in Musanze, Volcanoes National Park, this year’s ceremony is bound to be an exceptional event. Not only shall we see the naming of the 12 baby gorillas that are a …

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