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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Southern Africa Bush Tails

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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Southern Africa Bush Tails

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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Southern Africa Bush Tails

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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It has been a great start to the New Year here at Little Vumbura with a lot of very welcome rain. In this month we have experienced an amazing 451 mm of rain: 200 mm of which came in two days, with one evening bringing 120 mm in eight hours!

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Weather and Landscape Compared to last month the rains have reduced a bit, although we still had a total of 201 mm for the month. The temperatures have been fairly low with the maximums ranging between 20 – 30° C and the minimum for the month being 17° C. As

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Water levels along the Linyanti Marsh and Savute Channel rose during the month, submerging some of our roads. The levels are dropping now and we are anticipating a second surge to fill the banks again. 167 mm of rain fell in January, more than double the a mount we received

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

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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