Karen Diaz
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Karen Diaz

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Join AAC’s Senior Safari Consultant Jessica Fraser and her family as they experience this iconic safari destination. OCT 07 We landed safely in Nairobi and both flights went perfectly.  Marie, our Swissport Meet & Greet person, was gracious and very helpful. AAC’s Nairobi Guide, Jonathan, is great. It was wonderful

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AAC Events

The Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. Mark was excited to be part of this event and happy to meet the new editor Melinda Stevens.

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Office Trip Reports

Odzala – Ngaga/Mboko/Lango Camps MOST INTREPID: First day we had river and bai wading encounters at Odzala. I saw elephant and pangolin (yes!!). GETTING READY; Second morning as a group we set off for first gorilla trek and saw both gorillas and chimps on the walk – amazing! Mark Nolting in Odzala

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Office Trip Reports

September 01 – Upon arrival in Johannesburg, I flew to Harare and connected onto my scheduled charter flight to Mana Pools.  The park is located on the Zambezi River bordering Zambia.  I was thrilled to be back in southern Africa. Darryl, who would be my guide for the next few

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

For travelers who want to feel connected to the earth beneath their feet, nothing compares to a walking safari or hiking adventure in Africa. Approaching wild animals on foot attunes all your senses in a way you don’t often experience on a vehicle. The sights, smells and sounds become more

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Client Trip ReportsSouthern Africa

Flying Safari to Zambia’s Lower Zambezi, Botswana’s Okavango Delta and South Africa’s Tswalu Reserve Hi Szilvia, Here is our review of the camps from our recent trip: Sausage Tree This camp totally exceeded our expectations. When you first arrive at the camp it looks very much like a classic camp

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Client Trip ReportsEast Africa

Safari to Tanzania’s Tarangire, Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Kenya’s Maasai Mara Dear Mark and everyone at Africa Adventure Company, We have now been back from Africa for almost a week and I am missing it!  I cannot thank you enough for planning such a fantastic trip for us!  Everything was perfect.  We

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Office Trip Reports

Join AAC’s staff member Kollin Buchholz as he travels around Namibia on this Ultimate Scheduled Group safari. Take a trip down an elephant track in this video below! Aug 27 Greetings from Windhoek! I have arrived the capital city and checked in to the charming Olive Grove Guesthouse. I need

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AAC Events

Travel + Leisure – August 03, 2018 Mark Nolting has been named ‘a best safari specialist’ to plan the perfect trip to Africa by Travel + Leisure’s A-List 2018. Nolting has established relationships with lodge owners and local guides who provide insights about the nature and wildlife. His frequent trips

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

So we considered the places we’d choose to be, and when we’d choose to be there (and with whom) over the next year. We came up with 12 itineraries with limited capacity (generally 6 guests per trip) that take in some truly spectacular destinations – of course with all proceeds

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