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The AAC team has compiled a list of our 6 favorite family-friendly destinations. We considered several factors: age restrictions, private vehicle and guide accessibility, availability of family-specific rooms (minimum 8 years old), kid-specific activities, etc. We also made sure that the accommodations are just as appealing for the parents! Regularly

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East Africa Bush Tails

AAC Privately Guided Family and Solo Traveler trips with our Tanzania Guides (Jul and Aug 2015) The Shumway Family Safari with Emmanuel Mkenda   Our safari was, for the most part, wonderful and a grand reunion in a magic land for us all. The children and spouses who had not

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

June 2020 Update from Vundu Camp and Bushlife Dear Friends, We hope you are all well and healthy and coping with the year 2020. We know that there is now some easing across the world of travel restrictions, and talk of tourism resuming in the next few months. We are

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Nestled in Botswana’s easternmost point, Mashatu Game Reserve lies at the confluence of the Limpopo and Shashe Rivers. The landscape is a mix of open plains, grassland, riverine forests, rocky hills, marshland, and majestic sandstone ridges that are unlike anything else in Botswana. Mashatu’s unique combination of year-round fresh water

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Overview of Safari One of AAC’s top priorities is ensuring our clients have a high-quality guide on their safari. If you’re considering a trip to Botswana, there’s no better choice than Brooks Kamanakao! As both your private guide and trip leader, Brooks will not only be a font of “bush”

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East Africa Bush Tails

The Migration Movement updated – May 15, 2020 If herds of wildebeest and zebra migrate and no tourists are around to see them, is the Great Migration going on? The answer is absolutely yes! About 2 weeks ago, the first of the great wildebeest and zebra herds began to arrive

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East Africa Bush Tails

15-Day Migration Safari to Tanzania and Gorilla Trek to Uganda Overview This safari is paced for you interest levels of wildlife photography, game viewing and gorilla treks You have the services of our highest level of private guide and vehicle for Tarangire and the Ngorongoro Crater and shared game drives

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

February is a magical month in Cape Town. The wind dies down, the intensity of January heat mellows out into warmth, and all around, people soak up the summer swansong. It is also during this time of year that our grapes ripen to their sweetest and wine farms everywhere host

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Southern Africa

Flying Safari to South Africa and Kruger National Park and Victoria Falls Hi Rhoda, thanks so much for the welcome home note!  Out trip exceeded all expectations and was enriching on so many levels.  Some highlights for us… Tanda Tula Safari Camp in Timbavati:  simply amazing!  the attention to detail

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

Greetings AAC Family and Friends! This past July I had the pleasure of leading guests on a safari to Zimbabwe. Highlights included: Our destinations were Mana Pools and Hwange, two of my favorite parks. Much of the safari’s proceeds went to the wildlife conservation efforts of Bushlife Conservancy – one

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