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Wildlife

Top 7 locations in Africa for a walking safari

There are two types of walking safaris. There are the short morning and afternoon guided walks and the multi day guided walking safaris. They both...
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Mozambique to merge two reserves, forming new Maputo National Park

Mozambique will merge the Maputo Special Reserve and Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve to form a new conservation area named the Maputo National Park.
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The Little 5 Animals of Africa

Most people have heard of the "Big Five" – a list of animals to look out for when on safari in Africa (the Big 5...
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The Shy 5 Animals of Africa

Nearly everyone has heard of the Big Five. But…. have you ever heard of The Shy Five? These five species are mainly nocturnal (apart from...
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The African Big 5

For nearly every person that travels to Africa, one of the main items on their bucket list of to see the Big 5. So where...
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The Ugly 5

Normally when people visit Africa, one of the major bucket list items is to see the big 5; lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo. However,...
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Animal Welfare Policy

It is very important for African Travels to have an eye for animal welfare and the responsible handling of animals during your travels. This is...
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How to observe elephants in a safe and ethical way on safari

Here are our tips on how to view and interact with elephants safely during your safari or self drive trip in Africa.
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