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The highs and lows of climbing Kilimanjaro via the VIP route

The highs and lows of climbing Kilimanjaro via the VIP route

Need to know The flights: Flydubai (www.flydubai.com) flies from Dubai to Kilimanjaro airport via Dar es Salaam from Dh1,619 return including taxes. The trip takes 8 hours.  The trek: Make sure that whatever tour company you select to climb Kilimanjaro, that it is a reputable one. The way to climb successfully would be ...

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Alluring Africa

Alluring Africa

Winter Park, FL, September 21, 2018 –(PR.com)– Alluring Africa’s continued dedication to providing exceptional travel experiences has struck a chord with readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine, as they have named the Florida-based luxury tour operator as the World’s Best Safari Outfitter for 2018. With a score of 99.64, Alluring ...

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Hotspots, not trouble spots: Africa seeks tourism boom

Hotspots, not trouble spots: Africa seeks tourism boom

Africa draws just five per cent of the world’s tourists despite boasting attractions ranging from the Pyramids and Victoria Falls to wildlife safaris and endless strips of pristine beach. But the continent’s huge potential can be unlocked by ecotourism, cultural experiences, domestic travel and political stability, said experts at an ...

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20 best things to do in Kenya – Channel3000.com – WISC

20 best things to do in Kenya - Channel3000.com - WISC

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Related Content (CNN) – Folks who have never been there tend to think of Kenya as a one-trick pony — an awesome safari destination and little more. But East Africa‘s No. 1 travel destination (nearly 1.5 million international visitors in 2017) is actually a ...

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Where Did I Travel on My First African Safari?

Where Did I Travel on My First African Safari?

Please enjoy my video journey through my first African safari and 100th country. Video #1: My Abercrombie and Kent African Adventure Begins Traveling to Tanzania and Kenya with Abercrombie and Kent July 8-10, 2018 Join me on my first safari with Abercrombie and Kent in Africa. I have this and ...

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Killing season: Crisis time for Africa’s famed wildlife

Australian property developer Nick Haridemos with an oryx. Photo: Archive “HUNTING IS in my DNA,” says NSW Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party MP Robert Borsak, sitting in his office in Sydney’s Macquarie Street beside a feral fox with a cockatiel in its mouth. Giving the piece of taxidermy a sideways ...

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Africa looks to lure global visitors, boost sustainable tourism

Africa looks to lure global visitors, boost sustainable tourism

Africa draws just five percent of the world’s tourists despite boasting attractions ranging from the Pyramids and Victoria Falls to wildlife safaris and endless strips of pristine beach. But the continent’s huge potential can be unlocked by eco-tourism, cultural experiences, domestic travel and political stability, said experts at an African ...

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Safari horror stories – INSIDER

Safari horror stories - INSIDER

A few years ago, writer Glenys Newton d a terrifying experience from her childhood with the Guardian. Then 5, Newton went on vacation with her family to Longleat, a safari park in the UK. The group found themselves immediately next to a lion, but unfortunately, the young Newton thought it ...

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Hotspots, not trouble spots: Africa seeks tourism boom – EWN

CAPE TOWN – Africa draws just 5% of the world’s tourists despite boasting attractions ranging from the Pyramids and Victoria Falls to wildlife safaris and endless strips of pristine beach. But the continent’s huge potential can be unlocked by ecotourism, cultural experiences, domestic travel and political stability, said experts at ...

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10 safari horror stories that will chill you to the bone

10 safari horror stories that will chill you to the bone

A few years ago, writer Glenys Newton d a terrifying experience from her childhood with the Guardian. Then 5, Newton went on vacation with her family to Longleat, a safari park in the UK. The group found themselves immediately next to a lion, but unfortunately, the young Newton thought it ...

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