Safaris

The Elephant Keepers

I never thought I’d nearly get stampeded by an elephant or kiss a giraffe. But within a day of touching down in Kenya I’d experienced both. I exaggerate slightly, the ...
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Rhino tracking with a conscience

Discover luxury and sensibilities with a conscience. Thanda Safari, the privately-owned game reserve situated in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province, is inviting guests to join their dedicated Rhino Monitoring Team. For ...
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Jaci's Sabi House, Sabi Sand, South Africa

With access to prime game viewing areas within the Sabi Sand Reserve, guests can be assured of an exclusive Safari to be remembered. Your own private chef, field guide and ...
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The art of safari

East Africa. The words conjure up visions of wide, open plains, big game and khaki-clad explorers. If you’ve been, you might have more vibrant mental imagery: the flamboyantly dressed Samburu ...
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Falling for Zimbabwe

When it comes to the world’s great waterfalls, the big three are Victoria Falls, Iguazu Falls and Niagara Falls. In full flood, the huge volume of water falling into a ...
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The Classic Safari Company presents 'The Secret Women’s Series'

The secret’s out! With decades of experience in designing safaris to Africa, India, Latin America and beyond, The Classic Safari Company now offers new choices exclusive to female travellers with ...
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Botswana: The pride of Africa

It doesn’t take a body language expert to recognise that we’ve crossed paths with one cranky granny. Her displeasure is obvious – the flapping ears, raised trunk and the mock ...
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A South African safari with Latitude 33

Pinch me please. There is a big, handsome male leopard about 20 feet away, basking on the rocks of a dry riverbed. It’s my first visit to South Africa with ...
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Gondwana gorillas

Observe endangered mountain gorillas in their natural jungle habitat with Gondwana Ecotours’ new eight-day adventure tour of Rwanda. Trek with dedicated conservationists deep into the rugged Virunga Mountains to track ...
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