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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Sightings – August 2019 Sightings Report Kwara Private Reserve We continued observing the resident wild dog pack who adopted three puppies from their neighbours. The pack now numbered eight adults and fourteen young including the new additions. It was interesting to note that all of the puppies were being treated

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According to AAC's ConsultantsClient Trip ReportsEast AfricaSouthern Africa

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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AAC EventsAccording to AAC's ConsultantsThe Africa Adventure Company

For Travel + Leisure’s 2019-2020 “A-List,” the Africa Adventure Company’s Mark Nolting has been named a “Top Safari Specialist.” https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-agent/mark-nolting With over 30 years in the industry, Mark ultimately attributes his continued success to the relationships he has built with accommodation-owners and local guides. This means he is able to

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

In the last 25 years, fully half of the world’s lion population has been lost. So we became founding members of the Lionscape Coalition to help the Lion Recovery Fund (LRF) achieve its vision of doubling the numbers of lions in Africa by 2050.

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

‘Tis the season to get toasty! Bring out the red wine, hearty dishes and cozy up to our top restaurants with fireplaces this winter. From roaring hearths to sleek gas features, we have rounded up the most memorable of the crackling lot. Choose your ideal nook and nestle in.  

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

In Part #2, we will be comparing the cultural, game viewing and recreational experiences of Tanzania and Botswana. For more insight on each country’s wildlife, scenery and/or the game driving experience, you should click on the following link: Where Should I Go on my First Safari: Tanzania or Botswana? Click

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

You don’t have to be an avian expert in order to enjoy birding in Africa. It’s a daunting task, even for a seasoned birder: about 2100 species have been recorded in sub-Saharan Africa, 1400 of which reside nowhere else in the world! Even more unbelievable: some reserves and parks have

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

At the Africa Adventure Company, our first-time clients will most often visit either Tanzania or Botswana.
But of course, this is no way implying that your options are limited to these two countries. AAC prides itself on both the quality and diversity of experiences we offer our clients: take a look at some of our many itineraries here. Or if you’re looking for even more customization, give one of our safari consultants a call.

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East Africa Bush TailsEgypt, Ethiopia & MoroccoSouthern Africa Bush Tails

For the more active travelers or those who want to feel connected to the African soil underneath their feet, nothing compares to a walking safari or hiking adventure. With trained guides leading the way, you’ll experience sightings of wildlife, scenery and historical sites in a whole new way! So, in

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

June 2019 – In a collaboration led by Botswana’s Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP), the Wilderness Wildlife Trust, with generous support from its donors, and Wilderness Safaris have contributed to the funding of the most recent rhino conservation operation in the country, bringing together ecotourism companies, NGOs and

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