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Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

Your first time at the Mana Pools National Park will knock your socks off. Imagine the majestic Zambezi crawling with animals, birds and forestry. The nights are filled with exhilaration provided by the many predators haunting the night. Let’s check out this definite African bucket list item in a bit more detail.

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El Giza – Egypt

The Pyramids of Giza are the oldest and most intact of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient world. It is still one of the world’s great mysteries. There is an incredibly spooky ambience about it and whatever your theory as to how this ancient civilization built such an extraordinarily colossal construction, it`s definitely a must-have experience.

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DR Congo: Climbing The Active Nyiragongo Volcano in Virunga National Park

This one is not for the faint hearted. Would you dare to hike up the most active volcano in Africa? It has not erupted since 2002 but the lava levels are on rise. This volcano`s lava flows faster than most volcanoes which just shows the heat and intensity kept within it.

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4 South African souvenirs that are way better than a keychain

South Africans are some of the most creative people you will meet. As we are known as the rainbow nation, no colour is neglected. Support local and buy handmade, proudly South Africans souvenirs.

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The Best Places in SA to Photograph

South Africa is jam packed with some of the most amazing and breath-taking sceneries in the world. This vast country has so much untouched beauty it is hardly possible to select our favourite parts. Some however are more photogenic than others. This one is for the photography travellers out there whose cameras have become an extra limb and lens and extra eye.

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Where to go for Easter weekend?

Easter weekend is upon us and it is such a fun holiday. The kids get to enjoy it as well as the grownups. How about making this Easter weekend a special one by going away with the family and seeing a different stunning part of the country?

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Richtersveld Transfrontier Park – > Botswana to Namibia to Richtersveld

The Richtersveld Transfrontier Park is a national park like no other. For miles and miles there are nothing but half-human plants and sand. Rarely will you see another person and if you do it is far beyond the horizon, yet somewhere between these miles of nothing, the best fauna and flora can be found.

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Valentine`s day in the bush

Valentine`s Day is upon us and nothing says romance better than the African bush. You do not need to be a hopeless romantic to score some major points. From fine dining to rustic bush. We are naming the quite different yet equally romantic places to take your partner this valentine`s day or any other day for that matter (it`s always a good time to escape to the bush).

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The Botswana camping experience -> Botswana to Namibia to Rigtersveld Part one

Africa is an extremely vast and diverse continent with the main attraction obviously being the wildlife. Humans and people live in peace together (sort of) and share this amazing piece of earth. To truly experience this you have to go where other dare not. There were the animal has the upper hand. There where you are unplug from society but plugged into nature. Take the road less travel. Take one of Africa`s best road trips.

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Hoedspruit Part 2- Things to do

As we all know the safari scene is top notch in Hoedspruit. You can get a number of excellent safaris around town. I want to focus a bit more away from the safari.

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