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Photo Blog: Best Moments on Mountain Gorilla Trekking Safari

In celebration of the recent improved status of mountain gorillas from ‘Critically Endangered’ to ‘Endangered’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, we have gathered our photographs of some of the best moments spent on gorilla trekking safari in …

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Newbie’s Guide for a First Safari

If you’re feeling a little nervous about your first safari, we’ve got your back! Our newbie’s guide will help to answer some of the questions you already have, and maybe even those you hadn’t yet thought of. It is our …

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Good News Story: 3 Recent Wildlife Conservation Successes

Here is a welcome dose of good news in the form of three recent wildlife conservation successes in Africa. Despite the bombardment of bad news stories – conservation and otherwise – on our media channels, from the end of 2018 …

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Photo Blog: When & Where to Witness Africa’s Great Migration

Be in the know about which areas in East Africa to visit and at what times of the year so that you can book your ultimate Great Migration safari! Undoubtedly one of Africa’s most spectacular wildlife experiences, the Great Migration …

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Extreme Victoria Falls: Adventure Holiday in Zambia

Victoria Falls, the Zambezi River’s impressive crescendo, is the ultimate destination for an unforgettable adventure holiday in Zambia. It is for good reason that Victoria Falls has been titled ‘The Smoke That Thunders’. As the Zambezi River plunges into the …

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Africa’s Thirsty Animals: Water for Wildlife Conservation

Preserving the health and diversity of all wildlife species and their habitats is an important aspect of the safari industry, with water conservation being a key driver in ensuring its success. This month we celebrated World Water Day, an important …

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Photo Blog: Classic South African Big 5 Safari

The ultimate Big 5 safari experience awaits in South Africa! Safari enthusiasts the world over travel to South Africa with a wildlife bucket-list of five specific animal species they are inspired to tick off. These are the leopard, rhino, lion, …

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Safari Insights: Profile on Journeys Discovering Africa Co-founders

Journeys Discovering Africa co-founders Patrick and Victoria chat about the thing they love to do most – go on safari in Africa! What might an ‘average’ day on safari look like for you? Patrick: It varies widely, depending on what …

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Top 3 Beach & Bush Luxury Safari Honeymoons

Grab a chair, pour yourself a glass of wine and get ready to find out the best in beach and bush luxury safari honeymoons in Africa. Luxury safari honeymoon ideas are wildly diverse and trying to choose a single destination …

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Photo Blog: Animal Romance in Africa

As the month of love comes to an end, we take a look at the peculiar ways some animals in Africa express their ‘love and affection’ during their mating courtship and rituals. Bubble-blowing crocodiles Although notoriously frightening reptiles, crocodiles know …

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