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More to Rwanda than gorillas

Imagine Africa specialist Matt has just returned from a week in Rwanda, where he discovered there’s more to the ‘land of a thousand hills’ than gorilla trekking. Here, he explains why this fascinating country should be next on your list… The highlight of anyone’s adventures in Rwanda is the ultimate bucket list excursion: tracking mountain more »

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Safari from the skies

On a recent trip to Kenya, floating over the Masai Mara in a hot air balloon was a real highlight for our Africa specialist Georgia. Here she tells us all about her safari from the skies… After a very early wake-up call made easier by a tray of hot chocolate and biscuits brought to my more »

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Leopard hunting vervet monkeys in the tree

Where the wild things are

Our Africa specialist Jo recently went to Ruaha National Park in Tanzania to discover one of the country’s last wildernesses. Here’s what she has to say about her trip… When people think about Tanzania, nine out of ten times I guarantee they will jump to those iconic scenes of wildebeest desperately fighting for their lives more »

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Following the wildebeest migration

Often described as the greatest show on Earth, the annual migration of over a million wildebeest (and hundreds of thousands of zebra) is a natural phenomenon like no other. We sent our Africa specialist Harry out to Tanzania to experience this awesome event first hand… As the largest migration of mammals in the world, the more »

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Tracking lions in the Samburu

Samburu: One of Kenya’s lesser known wildlife spots

Introducing guest writer Simon Beck: Simon represents some of Africa’s great safari properties, and is a wealth of knowledge for all things safari-related. Here at Imagine Africa we work with him very closely to make sure our clients get the best possible experiences and excellent deals in some of Africa’s best-loved safari destinations. In the more »

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Zebra and foal at Camelthorn Lodge

Why you should travel to Africa in low season

When planning a holiday, people always talk about ‘the best time to go’ – one can become quite obsessed with being in a place when the weather is at its all time best. Here at Imagine, we believe there is a lot to be said for travelling to Africa in low season. Escape the crowds, benefit from more »

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