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NAIROBI … NOT JUST A LAYOVER – THE “GREEN CITY IN THE SUN”
East Africa’s most cosmopolitan city, Nairobi, is Kenya’s beating heart – an exciting, maddening concrete jungle that perfectly counterpoints the untrammeled natural beauty to be found elsewhere in the country.
IT’S A GNU YEAR! THE GREAT MIGRATION’S BEST KEPT SECRET: CALVING SEASON
Undeniably one of Africa’s most sought out adventures to tick off is the mind blowing ‘Great Wildebeest Migration’. The annual wildebeest migration is one of nature’s greatest paradoxes, it is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience that should be on every wildlife lovers’ list.
LOVE IS IN THE AIR WITH ORIGINS SAFARIS
“It doesn’t matter where you are going, it’s who you have beside you.” — Anonymous. Why not experience something that will last forever this Valentine’s Day? Make charming memories on a romantic Valentine’s getaway.
10 WONDERFUL BENEFITS OF TRAVEL …. WITH ORIGINS SAFARIS
If your New Year’s resolution is to travel more and explore the world at your fingertips, then Origins Safaris is best placed to help you do this in Africa.
RWANDA INCREASES PRICE OF VISA TO $50
While there has been no official notice yet from the Rwanda immigration, the immigration website has been updated to reflect a new cost of $50 for a single-entry visa (valid 30 days)…
10 PERFECT STOCKING FILLER IDEAS FOR THE JET-SETTER IN YOUR LIFE
It is that time of year again, Christmas is just around the corner and you are probably wondering where to start and what to get someone who is a passionate traveler for Christmas.
ORIGINS SAFARIS TOP 5 CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS
This is the season for giving, and what better way to celebrate the festive season spirit than booking that special 2020 safari for you and your family….
8 EXPERIENCES YOU MUST HAVE IN THE MAASAI MARA WITH ORIGINS SAFARIS
You cannot get a more quintessential African safari experience than a visit to the world-renowned Masai Mara; herewith 8 experience you MUST have if you visit it…
THE SAMBURU SPECIAL FIVE
Known for more than just its big herds of elephant, prides of lion and leopard, Samburuland has its own ‘Special Five’ lurking in the dry bush: Grevy’s zebra, long-necked gerenuk, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich and Beisa oryx…
TANZANIA INTRODUCES BAN ON PLASTIC BAGS
The effort to eliminate plastic bags is becoming unstoppable. Following over 60 countries across the globe in the war against plastic pollution, Tanzania announced the ban on all plastic carrier bags effective from the 01.06.19….