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East Africa Bush Tails

East Africa Bush Tails

Welcome to your ‘Migration Monday’ fix… This week’s impressive photo comes from our guide Victor Nyakiriga, thanks Victor! The Southern Serengeti, Ndutu and the greater NCA (Ngorongoro Conservation Area) are still enjoying some good rainfall; the area is looking very green with precious grass growth, which is vital for our

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East Africa Bush Tails

Odzala sees the transition period from the short dry season to the short rainy season. Most of the wildlife is slowly coming back towards the bais and rivers after having migrated into the heart of the terra-firma forest looking for some of their favoured fruits – for example, the two

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East Africa Bush Tails

Wildlife Report February in Lamai was characterised by breath-taking landscapes and open spaces teeming with wildlife. The amount of general game in the area was thriving, to be rivalled only by those months when the great migration is moving through. A post with a view (Photos by Saitoti Ole Kuwai)

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A lush, green and blossoming conservancy The first month of 2014 was a very wet one, and due to the consistent rainfall throughout the month the conservancy is just beautiful, lush and green. One late afternoon as much as two inches of life giving rain fell in one hour! Food

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East Africa Bush Tails

Here are some of writer Alida Becker’s thoughts on Olakira; “Olakira also moves with the migration, pitching its nine canvas guest tents near the Tanzania-Kenya border during the dry season, then following the herds back to the southern Serengeti grasslands when it’s time for the wildebeests to give birth to

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East Africa Bush Tails

Probably one of the shortest treks to the Gorillas that I have ever done. Quite fortunate though as the rain started falling around 3am that morning. To avoid the rain, we were all huddled together under the roof of the meeting point at the park office, receiving our briefing from

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East Africa Bush Tails

January in Odzala is what is known as “the small dry season” with its vegetation slowly getting drier. Light sprinklings of rain remind us that we are in a rainforest as we move deeper into this season and the frequency of decent downpours is on the decline. Pockets of rain

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East Africa Bush Tails

We are excited to announce that our new Serengeti Camp, Namiri Plains, will open on the 1st July. Set in area of the Serengeti which was closed to outsiders as a cheetah sanctuary for over 20 years, this is one of the Serengeti’s best kept secrets.   Namiri means “big

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East Africa Bush Tails

Planning a family gorilla tracking safari? Stay at Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp where one child under 16 years who shares a tent with his or her parents will stay for FREE! Valid for new bookings only and subject to availability. Valid for travel between January 1, 2013 – December 31,

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East Africa Bush Tails

These photos were sent to us by recent client and really give a flavour of the animals you are likely to see on a Governors Safari at this time of year. Sue and Rhys have stayed with us many times and it is always a pleasure to host them on

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