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Karen Diaz

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As we enter the holiday season, it is time to remember and reflect on the year and past adventures. We invite all safari travelers from 2017 to enter their favorite photos for our annual Photo Competition. The cut off for submissions is January 20, 2018.

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

In our continuous quest for operating camps – and making a difference – in the best wildlife areas in Africa, the exclusive 26 180-hectare (64 692 acres) Qorokwe Concession has earned a well-deserved place in our ranks. Incredible abundance abounds, owing to its location on the border of the renowned

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Office Trip Reports

Nershada and Rhoda in Duba Plains – Day 07+08 Our wonderful safari to Botswana has come to our end. We stayed at both the beautiful Duba Plains and Duba Expedition Camp, located on a 77,000 acre private concession in the heart of the game rich Okavango Delta. This region of the

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Office Trip Reports

Elia in Uganda – Day 04-06 Greetings from Uganda’s Impenetrable Forest. I had the thrill of a lifetime today with my first gorilla trek. The dense forest lived up to its name as it was a definite hike through the beautiful vegetation to our gorilla family. We spent 1 hour

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Office Trip Reports

Kyle in Zimbabwe – Day 12+13 Greetings from Zimbabwe. I bid the team at Pamushana farewell and met up with Sharon and Phil Stead, owners of Amalinda Lodge. We drove from Pamushana across Zimbabwe to their lodge in the Matobo Hills outside of Bulawayo (stopping enroute for ice-cream). Amalinda is

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AAC Events

Condé Nast Traveler’s list of Top Travel Specialists 2017 It is great pleasure to announce that Mark Nolting has been included on the list – always serving travelers with the highest standards and the most unique safari experiences.  Mark and the team are thrilled!

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Client Trip ReportsSouthern Africa

The Best of Southern Africa including Cape Town, Victoria Falls and Private Game Reserve Rick and I want to thank you and the Africa Adventure Company for coordinating an absolutely wonderful trip to South Africa and Zimbabwe for us.  The tour guides, your selection of hotels and our safari location,

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Client Trip ReportsEast Africa

African Journey to Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda We had a fantastic safari. It was perfect from beginning to end. Every location was better than the last. We didn’t think we could top the initial breathtaking view of Tortilis until we hit the Ngorongoro Crater top at Entamanu. Those tents were

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Office Trip Reports

Elena and Szilvia in Botswana – Day 09+10 What an adventure! We are now at Chitabe Camp on the periphery of the Moremi Reserve. Already one leopard and hyenas yesterday. We love this camp, welcoming warm staff and everything is just right! Thompson is a great manager. We also visited

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Office Trip Reports

Day 06+07: We drove 45 minutes to Kibati to check in for the volcano climb at 9:15am, departing promptly at 10:00am. The trek takes between 4-6 hours starting at 6,525ft (1989m) to ascend to 11,382ft (3470m). We arrived at the rim and spent the night at the Nyiragongo Huts. What

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