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17 August 2022

Wilderness Rwanda and CITW Facilitate Two Successful Conservation Camps for 80 Primary School Children

Wilderness Safaris

Confirming Wilderness Rwanda’s continued commitment to community upliftment and wildlife protection, the company’s non-profit Children in the Wilderness (CITW) recently ran two children’s Conservation Camps in partnership with Conservation Heritage-Turambe, the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International and Muhisimbi Youth in Conservation.

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12 August 2022

Ultimate Safaris Roars Into Action To Support World Lion Day 2022

Ultimate Safaris Namibia

To mark World Lion Day on August 10th, Ultimate Safaris is investing in a new state-of-the-art research and monitoring vehicle to keep track of the unique desert lion population of northern Namibia.

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12 August 2022

Revamped website for Hideaways

Hideaways

We are excited to launch our revamped Hideaways website to best showcase our collection of bespoke Hideaways safari lodges that are superbly positioned across the most exclusive wilderness areas, national parks and game reserves of Zimbabwe and Botswana.

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11 August 2022

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge now offers Wi-fi and improved connectivity

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge, Central Kalahari Botswana, now offers WI-fi connectivity in their Main Lodge area. Guests can now access the internet if they so desire.

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11 August 2022

Wilderness Safaris Pledges Ongoing Commitment to Lion Recovery Fund

Wilderness Safaris

To celebrate World Lion Day 2022, and in partnership with the Lion Recovery Fund, Wilderness Safaris has pledged its ongoing support of the Lionscape Coalition – an innovative group of leading commercial, conservation tourism companies, which have joined forces to help secure a future for Africa’s lions and their landscapes.

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10 August 2022

A lion renaissance in Malawi

Robin Pope Safaris

World Lion Day is celebrated annually on the 10th of August! As the lion population thrives in Malawi it is haard to believe that not so long ago there were no lions at all in Majete Wildlife Reserve or beyond.

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10 August 2022

CAMP SOSSUS - now family friendly

Ultimate Safaris Namibia

Our tribe at Ultimate Safaris is delighted with the response to our new CAMP SOSSUS and have now had time to settle into operations there to offer what is required for making CAMP SOSSUS even more family friendly.

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10 August 2022

Little Governors' Camp: Our stunning new mess tent and construction secrets revealed!

Governors' Camp

As Governors’ Camp Collection celebrates its 50th year in the safari industry, we are also delighted to share images of our beautiful new mess area at Little Governors’ Camp.

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05 August 2022

Unveiling The Hattons Lounge in The Beautiful Suburbs of Karen, Nairobi

Karen Blixen Camp

We'd like to introduce you to our new bar and restaurant - The Hattons Lounge - at our sister property in Nairobi, Karen Blixen Coffee Gardens & Cottages.

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05 August 2022

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge upgrades their Safari Vehicles

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge offers early morning, afternoon and night game drives in an 11 000- hectare private game reserve located on the northern boundary of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.

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04 August 2022

Countdown to the Opening of the Largest and First Purpose-Built Spa in Victoria Falls

Africa Albida Tourism

Victoria Falls Safari Spa is taking shape very quickly, and is on track to open its doors in October, paving the way for a new standard in health and wellness in Zimbabwe’s leading tourist destination.

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04 August 2022

Ethiopian Airlines welcomes Bulawayo to the Network

Ethiopian Airlines

Explore Bulawayo with Ethiopian Airlines connecting 4 x a week from London-Heathrow commencing 30th October 2022 and connecting on the new additional Saturday service from Manchester Airport effective 5th November 2022.

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02 August 2022

Hemingways Ol Seki Mara’s New Look

Hemingways Collection

We are delighted to share Ol Seki’s exciting and refreshing new look which elevates the experience of staying at the camp substantially and, we believe, provides a new level luxury for camps in the Mara conservancies.

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29 July 2022

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge Upgrades their Accommodation

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge has three categories of tents – Luxury, Superior and Family. All the Luxury, Superior, and Family tents have undergone improvements which include, among others, fresh facelifts, upgradation of soft furnishings and installation of additional plug points for charging electronic devices with the aim of providing our guests with a more fulsome experience.

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29 July 2022

Meaningful Travel with The Safari Collection: 2021 Footprint

The Safari Collection

Our visual Footprint for 2021 has just been released. Despite the challenging year, our Footprint foundation made a positive impact on Kenya’s people and wildlife in 2021.

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28 July 2022

Ethiopian Airlines Orders Africa’s First A350-1000

Ethiopian Airlines

Addis Ababa, 28 July 2022 Ethiopian Airlines Group, the flag carrier of Ethiopia, Africa’s largest airline group, has upsized four of its A350-900 on order to the largest variant of the A350 Family, the A350-1000, becoming Africa’s first customer for the aircraft.

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28 July 2022

New ATTA® members this month – July 2022

ATTA®

Jaci's Lodges - Accommodation - SuppliersSouth Africa Amazing Africa - African Based Travel Specialist - South Africa Scintilla - African Based Travel Specialist - South Africa Explore Safaris by Tufayn - African Based Travel Specialist - Kenya Adrift East Africa (Re-joined) - African Based Travel Specialist - Uganda White Shark Projects - African Based Travel Specialist - South Africa Waybird - Professional Partners - South Africa Boschendal - Accommodation Suppliers - South Africa Marijani Beach Resort & Spa - Accommodation Suppliers - Tanzania Niarra Travel - UK Based Travel Specialist - United Kingdom House of Safari - African Based Travel Specialist - Botswana Experience Africa Safaris - African Based Travel Specialist - Zimbabwe

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26 July 2022

Nomad Introduce Private Guide & Vehicle as Standard on All Nomad Bookings from May 2023

Nomad Tanzania - Camps

This is a manifestation of our safari philosophy. When we release our rates we could just show you the dollar price for a bed in a camp, but that would belie our true value. Because frankly, we’re not here to sell bed nights. We’re here to deliver the best safaris possible.

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26 July 2022

Moonraker Ridge, a rewarding trail run through nature

Gondwana Collection Namibia

Are you up for a relaxed yet challenging trail run in the Auas Mountains just outside Windhoek? Gondwana Collection Namibia and Moonraker Outdoor Adventure Rest camp are joining hands to invite runners to the first Gondwana Moonraker Ridge Trail Run on 17 September 2022.

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22 July 2022

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge renovates its Private Airstrip

Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge

Our private airstrip has been completely renovated and upgraded and is now compliant with the latest safety landing norms. Located on the northern boundary of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge, with its own private airstrip, is easily accessible within Botswana.

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