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When travelling around Africa, spotting the continent’s diverse wildlife in their natural habitats is one of the most breathtaking sights to witness. Observing majestic elephants, graceful giraffes, herds of zebra and water buffalo grazing the African plains or wading though ponds and watering holes to take a drink is truly a one of a kind […]
Mountain gorillas are critically endangered and, as the name suggests, they are only found high up in the mountains in the Congo Basin. Seeing mountain gorillas isn’t as simple as popping into your local zoo – they can only be found in their native habitat and getting there is quite the hike! So is it […]
The story of primatologist Dian Fossey and the mountain gorillas could be the plot of a Greek tragedy: the unconditional love of one woman for our distant cousins from the “misty forests” of Eastern Africa leads her to her death. In December 1985, she was murdered in Rwanda after having spent 18 years studying the […]
This week, we’re highlighting our Top 10 Eco Tours and Projects! These top 10 Eco tours and Projects are all sustainable, in many different ways.  We’ll highlight why and give you an insight into the diverse factors that make them so great for the environment. Oh and they are some of the best, most unique, […]