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DISCOVER NYERERE NATIONAL PARK – THE UNTAMED PARADISE OF SOUTHERN TANZANIA
Wish to step off the beaten path and venture on an African safari experience that provides excitement, intimacy and romance. Look no further, we have the place for you – Nyerere National Park.
Wild and ruggedly beautiful, Nyerere National Park (formally known as the Selous Game Reserve) is located in the south-eastern part of Tanzania in a remote and little-visited part of the country.
COLLECTIVE NOUNS TO USE ON YOUR NEXT SAFARI
Most people usually know that a group of lions is called a pride, and a group of impalas is referred to as a herd. But what do you call out when you see more than one cheetah? Or even a group of giraffes? How about a group of rhinos?
EAST AFRICA’S ISOLATION SPECIALISTS –SIX SPECIES THAT HAVE MASTERED SOCIAL DISTANCING
We as humans are usually very social creatures – we rely on each other for support, entertainment, relationships, and so much more. During the current health crisis, people across the globe are spending more time alone than ever. For many species in the animal kingdom, however, self-isolation is not a new concept. From iconic land mammals to ocean species, many choose to live their life in solitude.
KENYA BANS SINGLE-USE PLASTIC PRODUCTS IN PROTECTED AREAS
Kenya bans the use of single-use plastics in protected areas, including its national parks, beaches, forests and conservation areas.
YOU HAVE HEARD OF THE BIG FIVE AND THE SMALL FIVE… BUT HAVE YOU HEARD OF AFRICA’S UGLY FIVE?
If you have been on safari or planning to go on one you’ll probably be aware of the ‘Big Five’ or the ‘Little Five’. But did you know that there is also a special group of animals that have unfortunately been christened the ‘Ugly Five’?
CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO – “AFRICA’S MOUNTAIN OF GREATNESS”
Climbing Kilimanjaro can be a life changing experience. You can do it for the challenge, for the unique scenery, for the feeling of success, for the adrenaline and accomplishments, and for many other reasons.
EXPLORE THE WONDER OF BONOBO’S – ‘THE PYGMY CHIMP’
An epic expedition travelling deep into the jungle’s heart of the Democratic Republic of Congo to find our closest human relatives, the bonobos, is like no other adventure offered.
TRAVEL TO SOUTHERN ANGOLA – “AFRICA’S LAST TRAVEL MYSTERY” – WITH ORIGINS SAFARIS
Vast and unexplored, Angola is a hidden world; an utterly wild part of Southern Africa that is only just opening up to tourism. People travel to Angola for the incredible ethnic tribes not wildlife.
12 ANIMAL DOCUMENTARIES YOU NEED TO WATCH
12 Animal / Wildlife Documentaries You NEED To Watch!
DON’T CANCEL…RE-BOOK YOUR TRIP.
Don’t cancel your trip, change the date and let’s stay safe. We are all in this together.