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Wolwedans, Namibia

Wolwedans is nestled into the Namibian dunes, set against a backdrop of extraordinary natural beauty. Located in the heart of NamibRand Nature Reserve, its portfolio of camps provides the perfect base from which to...

Flatdogs Camp, Zambia

Flatdogs is, in this day of high-end safari lodges, a great affordable alternative that will probably take you by complete surprise. Owner-managed, the camp overlooks the Luangwa River in the South Luangwa National Park. With its...
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Elephant Riding in Africa. Is Tourist Fun Also Animal Cruelty?

A slick new video made by a young German doing a trip around South Africa - great music, thrilling footage from a drone - includes a scene less than halfway through that might throw some viewers...
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Nomad Tanzania

Nomad Tanzania is a small owner-run safari company, based just outside Arusha. It has an eclectic mix of 10 luxury camps spread across the country, north, west and south. Greystoke Mahale, at the foot of...

Rekero, Kenya

Rekero is a seasonal luxury camp under canvas with nine tents and is located in a part of the Maasai Mara Conservation Area known as Ol Chorro Losoit, close to the confluence of the...
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Singita Grumeti, Tanzania

Singita Grumeti Reserves offers an unparalleled safari experience teeming with magnificent wildlife encounters on the western corridor of the Serengeti. This vast private concession comprises an exclusive trio of luxury lodges positioned ideally on...
Lion Sands, South Africa

Four of the World’s Most Secluded Hotels are in Africa

According to a list compiled by BuzzFeed, four of the world's most secluded hotels are in Africa. The list was put together by the website's Photo Essay Editor Gabriel H. Sanchez who describes the 22 locations as "perfect...
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Kenya’s Angama Mara: Tourism in the Time of Terrorism

In June this year, four months after Al-Shabaab militants massacred 148 people at Garissa, South African safari-operator Steve Fitzgerald welcomed the first guests to Angama Mara in Kenya. Fitzgerald maintains there’s simply no comparable...

Tongabezi, Zambia

Tongabezi is a small, owner-operated luxury lodge on the banks of the Zambezi River. There are five gorgeous chalets set on the river, and five open-fronted houses built into the landscape, some with trees...

Conservation 101

Teaching the inhabitants of a wilderness area, especially the youth, about the nature around them seems to be so obvious, it’s a wonder more lodges haven’t done it in before now. Make the people...

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