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For many of us in the northern hemisphere, this time of year, our thoughts turn to getting away from the cold and frosty weather. Planning...

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Perhaps the most daunting task when planning a once-in-a-lifetime African safari is simply deciding where to go. Tanzania and Botswana...

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Top 5 Community Based Adventures

When you embark on an expedition to South America, of course you want to see famous spots like Machu Picchu or incredible wildlife...

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G Adventures Kicks Active Travel Into High Gear with New Tours for 2019

Small-group tour operator G Adventures announces the addition of nine new Active-style trips to its lineup for 2019, as it builds on...

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Wilderness Travel Introduces 30 New Small Ship Itineraries for 2018-2019

Travelers will be able to experience 30 new small ship cruise itineraries around the world from among 91 total options with Wilderness...

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G Adventures and National Geographic Expeditions Add Eight New Trips to Africa and Asia for 2018

National Geographic Expeditions and G Adventures continue to grow their joint travel line, National Geographic Journeys—and their...

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Bush Rover Glamping in Tanzania - The Newest Twist to Austin Adventures’ Great Migration Safari

Comfort in the wilderness. A concept born in Africa and forever a key element in Austin Adventures’ active tour strategy as they...

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Why AWR is the Best Kilimanjaro Guide Company

Climbing Kilimanjaro is a once in a lifetime vacation, and you want to have the very best experience possible.  Your guide company...

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Top 7 Mid-Priced Safari Lodges and Tented Camps in Tanzania

If you are looking for a safari price that is "middle of the road," here are our favorite options.  Remember, you can customize your...

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Which Route on Kilimanjaro is Best for Me?

Which route is best for you?  It depends on what you are looking for!I want to join a group:If you want to join a group, the best...

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2017 Group Kilimanjaro Treks and Safaris

AWR has just announced the dates for group Kilimanjaro treks and Tanzania safaris for 2017.  There are multiple departures each month...

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Top 5 Budget Safari Lodges and Tented Camps in Tanzania

A safari in Tanzania can still be "within reach" of all travelers.  Here are our 5 favorite budget accommodations on safari in Tanzania. ...

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