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Weather and Landscape March was characterised by lovely warm days with even better evening temperatures. The cooler weather of autumn has crept up on us as the month neared its end, with crisp cool mornings. A fe w drops of rain have fallen during the month, but not even enough

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Wilderness Safaris is excited to introduce their new camp, Little Tubu. Opening for bookings on June 1st, Little Tubu is a classic safari camp located adjacent to Tubu Tree Camp on Hunda Island in the Okavango Delta. Little Tubu is made up of three tents/six beds and a delightful main

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Just as expected, the month of February was amazing with the rains painting the mopane woodland and adjacent floodplains of the Khwai Channel green with a variety of grass species. This gave the area a carpet-like appearance that was further enhanced by dramatic sunrises and sunsets – which were just

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The Africa Adventure Company was instrumental in providing the children of Ziga School with their fi rst computer and printer. They were also provided with a 5Kva generator and an inverter, as well as a 3G Broadband modem & sim card so that they would have internet access. At least 80% of

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Ta Shebube to open 3 luxury camps in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park June opening date for Rooiputs   Ta Shebube’s 3 luxury desert camps, Rooiputs, Polentswa and Union’s End, are set in their own private areas which are strategically located a long the predator -rich Nossob River Valley on the Botswana

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Dear AAC Namibia has once again triumphed as a place of surprises, diversity and guides having to tell little white lies. Our Exploration guide Regan Fransman relates the following. I was on a Great Namibian Journey with 2 single guests, who had gotten to know each other the night prior to

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Elephants Rely on Man -Made Waterholes in Hwange NP, Zimbabwe An elephant approaches from the waterhole during afternoon tea at Davison’s Camp   During the dry winter months, thousands of elephants roam the vast Kalahari savannah in search of water. The largest of earth’s land animals have been known to

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Sausage Tree Camp & Potato Bush Camp Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia As Sausage Tree and Potato Bush Camp are ready to open for the season; we want to again share my impressions of the Lower Zambezi National Park and these charismatic, family-owned and operated lodges. The Lower Zambezi offers

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In South Africa, the Children in the Wilderness (CITW) programme is built on a foundation of Eco Clubs. These clubs are hosted by volunteer CITW Eco Mentors and club sessions are usually held in a community school classroom or the grounds of the school on designated afternoons. In some cases,

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Abu Camp braced itself for the late rains of January as we watched the pregnant clouds roll in from the east and without haste they spilled their bounty all over the Abu Concession. Three days passed and the camp area was inundated, mekoro and weather -proof jackets readied and “operation

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