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Bringing Disney’s African cats to life

Finally Disney’s latest Disneynature documentary film African Cats has hit cinema screens across the UK. As part of the new Disneynature series, African Cats is an epic true story set in one of the wildest places on Earth: Kenya’s Masai Mara. The documentary, narrated by Sir Patrick Stewart, follows the story of both lion and […]

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What’s “your eyes on Africa”?

Jambo rafiki, Habari gani (how are you)? The time has “finally” come to join AfricaFreak’s brand new social media platform! 😉 While we are still improving the system, I figured we’ve had way too much waiting already! So, what’s “your eyes on Africa”? Are you ready to share what Africa is all about…seen through your […]

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Afrikaans – a South African language

South Africa is such a diverse country with incredible natural scenery and a fascinating cultural experience. Most travellers take flights to Johannesburg as their first port of call when visiting the country. From Joburg, consider travelling to Cape Town and Durban. As you cross the country, you’ll notice significant differences in the native languages. South […]

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Wild animal close encounters: Do’s and don’ts

If you should ever come across a bloat of hippos or a pride of lions when touring the Serengeti, consider yourself most fortunate. With that said, proceed with caution. While you’re far more likely to encounter a “foreign transaction fee” when visiting an African nation than getting attacked by an animal, the following is a […]

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Honeymooning in the Seychelles

After the most romantic month of the year, many travelers will no doubt be planning their weddings and honeymoons. The Seychelles is the perfect idyllic setting for a magical honeymoon with deserted pristine beaches, warm turquoise waters and luxurious accommodation. This exotic paradise is made up of seven islands which have welcomed visitors since the […]

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Top 3 activities on a Botswana safari

Botswana is one of the most unique destinations in Africa to take a safari.  Its appeal lies within the fact that you can enjoy an authentic wilderness experience whilst staying in luxurious accommodation. The quality of guiding in Botswana is excellent and the activities available rival any country in Africa. From walking safaris and traditional […]

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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 moving wildlife experiences on earth, […]

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Go crazy about Kenya – An interview with Pepe Haze

Crazy About Kenya is a website featuring a group of talented musicians and artists from Africa’s wildlife capital. Earlier this year, the grassroots URL was nominated for a Travolution award under the category of Best Travel Information Website and Acacia Africa, the tour operator behind the project, regularly publicizes Nairobi based art exhibitions, poetry nights […]

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Lake Malawi splendour: Kande Beach

Lake Malawi is a paradise for swimmers, divers and  water sports enthusiasts. Kande Beach, in particular, is a local favorite for campers and overlanders. You’ll be enthralled by the warm atmosphere and vibrant night life this wonderful resort has to offer. Here’s a sneak peak of my recent stay there. Enjoy! 😉 Lake Malawi in […]

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Kalahari dreaming at Tswalu

The Korannaberg are pretty impressive, as mountains go. And flying over them on the approach to a much anticipated exploration of the southern-most reaches of the Kalahari is quite simply breathtaking. As much as the landing on the tarred strip at Tswalu Kalahari reserve is welcome. The 90-minute flight from OR Tambo airport in Johannesburg […]

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