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Anywhere in Africa and Beyond

Explore Africa with Kirsty Gordon as she shares with you; her passion…travel in Africa!!!!

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Top Five African Destinations Open and Ready to Welcome You Back

While 2020 has turned out to be the most unexpected year to date, Africa is finally opening up to international travelers again. With low Covid-19 infection rates, and safety protocols based on what the World Health Organisation recommended before the virus reached Africa - it was late - borders are opening again, and we're ready to welcome you back. Read more
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Walking with Pangolins

Field research was not something I ever imagined myself doing (partly because I didn’t even know it existed as a kid), but boy did it grow on me. The best part of my research at Tswalu Kalahari Reserve is getting to track pangolins every day, and then to share my experiences with as many people as possible. Not only do I wish to let people hear my stories, but I would like all to experience them with me, with as much passion and enthusiasm as I feel when I am out doing what I love. So walk with me, as I walk with pangolins… Read more
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Kenya

This amazing safari destination can be visited year round and works really well with combining a few days in Tanzania (Serengeti / Ngorongoro Crater). Kenya is an amazing year round safari destination and offers a great combined safari with Tanzania (Serengeti / Ngorongoro Crater) or trekking the gorillas in Rwanda / Uganda. Read more
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Mozambique

Mozambique is one of Africa’s up-and-coming hot-spots, with stunning beaches, excellent diving and magical offshore islands. Spectacular snorkeling around the Bazaruto Archipelago, sail on a dhow through mangrove channels or laze under the palm trees in the Quirimbas Archipelago, take an off-beat safari to the wilds of Gorongosa National Park, wander along cobbled streets past stately colonial-era buildings on Ilha de Mozambique, sip a café espresso at one of Maputo’s lively sidewalk cafés (or maybe a caipirinha at one of its jazz bars), watch the silversmiths at work on Ibo Island or dance to the country’s trademark marrabenta music. Read more
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Gorillas

Look into the eyes of a large silverback gorilla and he’ll look back with a thinking, intelligent gaze, mindful that you’re another individual. Any apprehensions or nerves you might have had during your trek will melt away the minute you see your gorilla family. Gorilla trekking safaris offer a magical encounter that transcends any other ‘wildlife’ experience we know – this is a once in a lifetime experience – not to be missed. Read more