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Tracking the Rare Mountain Gorilla: Uganda or Rwanda?

Tracking the Rare Mountain Gorilla: Uganda or Rwanda?

Luxury Gorilla Trekking Tracked lions in Tanzania? Witnessed the migration in the Mara? Walked with wildlife in Zambia? Now it’s time for one of the most unique and utterly breathtaking wildlife experiences possible: Tracking rare Mountain Gorillas courtesy of luxury holidays provider Exsus.com. Without a doubt one of the most ...

 

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Author: Guest Posts

February 3, 2012

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Magical Sunrise at Dune 45

Magical Sunrise at Dune 45

Dune 45 Video Footage Where did Dune 45 get its name from? Dune 45 is named after its location; it is 45 km away from the Sesriem Canyon. The sand dune lies along the gravel road that connects Sesriem to Sossusvlei. How high is Dune 45? Dune 45 stands at ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

June 3, 2011

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Bwindi from A to Z: My Gorilla Safari Experience

Bwindi from A to Z: My Gorilla Safari Experience

1. En Route to Nkuringo Gorilla Campsite - The Nkuringo Gorilla Campsite is less than 80 km away from Lake Bunyonyi Overland Resort, yet it takes at least 2-2,5 hours to get there as the road is extremely sinuous/part of it is in pretty bad shape. - Despite the long ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

April 7, 2011

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Mountain Gorilla Trekking Briefing - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Mountain Gorilla Trekking Briefing – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Here’s a recap of some of the important things that were mentioned in the video: Part of the money one pays for the gorilla permit goes back to the local communities around the area. It is used, for instance, to build schools, for community health centres, and also to support ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

March 4, 2011

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Reaching the Roof of Africa with Kerry de Bruyn

Reaching the Roof of Africa with Kerry de Bruyn

An interview with professional photographer Kerry de Bruyn, from Kerry de Bruyn.com. Hi Kerry, thanks for taking the time to share with us your Kili climb experience, I really appreciate it! Tell us about your recent trip to Tanzania…How did the idea of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro come about? A dream of ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

March 17, 2010

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How to Prepare for Your Mt. Kilimanjaro Hike in 4 Essential Video Lessons

How to Prepare for Your Mt. Kilimanjaro Hike in 4 Essential Video Lessons

Special thanks go to Larry Garber for providing such amazing Kili tips! His advice is just essential for a successful and hassle-free climb. Want to learn some more? You are more than welcome to also read my special “Tips on Clothing and Equipment for Your Kilimanjaro Climb” article. Enjoy! Broadcaster: ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

November 21, 2009

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Tips on Clothing & Equipment for Your Kilimanjaro Climb

Tips on Clothing & Equipment for Your Kilimanjaro Climb

Thought I’d write about something a little different today! Heard of Mount Kilimanjaro, I presume, no? Culminating at 5895 m (19341 feet), it is by far Africa’s highest and most majestic mountain! Here’s some advice on what to bring on your trekking odyssey! Walking sticks Whether you call them walking sticks, ...

 

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Author: Michael Theys

June 17, 2009

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