Office Trip Reports

Cairo, Luxor, Aswan  and a 4 -night Nile Cruise  July 11-19, 2010 We ate dinner at the Khan el Khalili restaurant as we wanted something quick and simple. The menu had a nice mix of continental and ethnic cuisine. I enjoyed the kofta (lamb meatballs that are grilled) which was

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Office Trip Reports

Over the past two years, I have been reading trip report s from all of our clients. I always imagine myself in their place as they vividly describe their adventures and sightings. Not hing, and I mean nothing prepared me for my very own experience in the dark continent. Our

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Office Trip Reports

A special safari this one – I had the pleasure of traveling with 3 Africa ‘˜virgins’ – my partner Sonia and our dearest friends Barbara and Steve. For those of us who have had the good fortune to have been on safari lready taking first timers is incredibly exciting –

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Office Trip Reports

“Take it easy, but take it” These were the words most repeated by my guide over five days of mountain biking in Namibia this June. The Namibian desert in the northwest part of the country, better known as Damaraland, is an open book that reads like a story. The unique

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Office Trip Reports

This vacation began with a text message ‘all of your flights are cancelled’¦..this is no joke’. The Iceland volcano was set to spoil a vacation that I planned for a year and a half. Thankfully I booked by my flights with AAC and Bill jumped into action and rebooked us

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

For over 24 years The Africa Adventure Company (AAC) has continued to offer travelers an authentic safari experience. Our desire to have you see, feel and taste Africa means that you get off the standard tourist path and out into the bush. We frequently get calls from new clients explaining that

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

Dear Safari Traveler: As I sit down to write this letter I reflect on the past 18 months and feel great success and satisfaction. Although it was a turbulent time in the middle of the world’s economic crisis, we stayed fluid to theconstantly changing safari industry. Our clients benefited with some of

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

OUR IN-HOUSE AIR DEPARTMENT » Our in-house Air Department, led by Bill Rivard and Janet Coffigny, has 37 years of combined experience and, in the safari industry, experience counts for everything. » They know the various carriers and how to get you the best deals. Having insight to the African market

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

Every year we highlight our newest safari programs and for 2010-2011, Voluntourism is the forefront of adventure travel and is seeing incredible growth across Africa! The opportunity to expand your horizons beyond a traditional safari experience and work hand-in-hand with local conservationists and communities is unforgettable. These programs are exclusive to Africa

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Office Trip Reports

This trip was a whirlwind of 13 camps in 16 days! On arrival in Lusaka I boarded a scheduled Proflight to the Jeki airstrip. There I was met by a guide from Sausage Tree and we took a short 10 minute game drive to the boat launch site. From there

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