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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

These past three months we have hosted 6 evening Safari Soirées to share our many reasons “Why we Love Africa”! San Diego Zoo was a popular venue as was the Bonnet House in Fort Lauderdale. Our guest speakers included Simon Stobbs from Wilderness Safaris Botswana, Mwiga Mambo, chief chimp guide

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AAC Events

On behalf of Mark and the entire AAC team, we wanted to thank you for joining our Safari Soiree Primates in the Wild evening on Wednesday March 21 at the Bonnet House. It was such a pleasure being able to share the evening with our wonderful clients and friends to

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Office Trip Reports

Day 01+02: Johannesburg (South Africa) Today we departed Fort Lauderdale on our domestic flight to Atlanta where we connected with our direct flight to Johannesburg, South Africa. Let the adventure begin! We arrived into Johannesburg late this afternoon feeling surprisingly energized. We made it through customs quickly with the help

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Client Trip Reports

Honeymoon Safari to Southern Africa  Hi Jessica – thanks for everything. It was truly an amazing trip! Our tour guide in Cape Town was incredible! (Lucia Bellairs) she was warm, welcoming, patient and everything you’d wish for in a tour guide. She knew the answer to every question and kept

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AAC Events

We would like to thank everyone that came out to our Safari Soiree events held this past weekend in San Diego, Long Beach and Santa Monica.  We all had so much fun! It was wonderful meeting and chatting with our clients and future clients and talk about their past, present

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

25 years ago, on a piece of family-owned land in South Africa’s Sabi Sand Game Reserve, a boutique safari lodge opened on the banks of the Sand River, setting the pace for a new brand of luxury safari experiences. Singita Ebony Lodge would become the first of 12 environmentally sensitive

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

A new year, a new beginning: introducing the fourth Mombo Camp. Over the past months, we’ve described the wonders of our Place of Plenty, from its prolific fauna and flora to some of the “legends” that have touched our hearts over the years. We’ve explained how we’re building our new

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Chitabe Lediba – Day 1 Arrived yesterday into Chitabe Lediba!  Everyone here makes you feel at home. On our first game drive we saw four lions, a big herd of elephant, warthogs, impala, zebra and lots of giraffes and ending the day with a gorgeous sunset.  At night the lions

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AAC Events

You are invited to a Safari Soiree gather and mingle San Diego Feb 22,  LAX (South) Feb 23, LAX (North) Feb 24 and SFO Apr 21 Mark Nolting and members of AAC’s team are hitting the road again and coming to a city near you. Join us at an evening safari soiree event to talk

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Office Trip Reports

Morocco!  Contradictory and beautiful – a land where medieval and modern blend together to delight the senses. Mark and Alison Nolting and their two sons, Miles and Nicholas, spent the Christmas and New Year holiday in this magical country. Enjoy their pictorial trip report. First day in Casablanca Arrived Marrakech

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