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A young guy who loves travelling, discovering new horizons and meeting new people! Curious by nature! Has had the chance to live in Africa for almost 24 years!
Is very fond of wildlife, outdoor adventures and safaris! Also a great sportsman, and the biggest fan of Justine HĂ©nin! :)
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10 African Wildlife Must-Bookmark Websites
Here’s a list of some of my top websites – definitely worth bookmarking if you enjoy African wildlife as much as I do! 1. Listen to Africa Be part of an 18-month cycling journey across Africa, recordingÂ African sounds and voices! Although theÂ website doesn’t focus entirely on African wildlife, itÂ surely givesÂ you ...
5 Ways to Improve Your Safari Game Viewing Chances
A safari spent in the African savanna will enchant you with unforgettable experiences and wonderful sights! Provided belowÂ are just aÂ few rules/advice that you might want to consider to improve your game viewing chances… 1. Wake Up Very Early Rule number ONE! I know this might sound strange especially while on ...
Top 25 Most Spectacular Pelican Pictures
Pelican Overview Species: Great White Pelican; Pelecanus onocrotalus. Particularities: Very large white bird with pinkish flush in the breeding season. Pink orbital skin, pink and yellow bill, and yellow pouch. Larger than Pink-backed Pelican. Juvenile: Dark brown, whitens over time (with age). Habitat: Usually fishes in groups on open, freshwater ...
Zambia Bird Watching & Game Viewing Treat: Part 2
Travel Suggestions for Bird Enthusiasts & Safari Seekers! Read Part 1 first if you haven’t already! Day 6: Full day inside Kafue National Park. Birding safari and river cruise included in the program. Game drives and walking safaris are also a possibility. Fancy a rejuvenating hot spring dip in a ...
Zambia Bird Watching & Game Viewing Treat: Part 1
Travel Suggestions for Bird Enthusiasts & Safari Seekers! Part 2 here! Zambia has it all: incredible wildlife, dazzling scenery, and is home to some of the most notorious holiday destinations in the entire world! From the unique and splendid Victoria Falls, to a few of the finest safari holidays such ...
Serengeti, Tanzania â€“ Africa at its Best
A safari in the Serengeti is not just the best Tanzania has to offer. It is certainly also one of THE richest experiences Africa has to offer! In fact, when you say Africa safari it is the Serengeti that usually comes to mind. Undoubtedly, it is one of the most ...
Ngorongoro â€“ One of Tanzaniaâ€™s Finest Safari Destinations
Background If you are seeking out a safari in Tanzania you may want to consider the Ngorongoro and Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area. Despite its small stature of about 100 square mile, the basin is one of the most animal rich areas in Africa. In fact, you will most likely check ...
Manyara, Tanzania â€“ Big Game
A Tanzania safari in Manyara is an experience you will cherish forever. For a relatively small area at 125 square miles its diversity rivals any other region in Africa. The land diversity as well as animal and plant life diversity has made this area a favorite of safari goers who ...
Selous, Tanzania â€“ Remote and Unspoiled
If you are looking for a way out time, you may want to consider the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania for your next travel safari. And, by way out we really mean way out! Indeed, this region is one of the most remote areas in Africa, and as such has ...
Mikumi, Ruaha and Tarangire â€“ When in Tanzania Must Sees
If you are planning on visiting Tanzania you must visit Mikumi, Ruaha and Tarangire to be sure your Africa safari trip is complete. A visit to these three regions will give you a great combined view of what Africa and Tanzania specifically have to offer. These are three very special ...