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Madagascar after dark

It is no secret that Madagascar is home to some of the world’s most weird and wonderful flora and fauna. That being said, Madagascar is not all baobabs and lemurs, discovered safari specialist, Anton, on a recent trip to the world’s oldest island. Home to a nocturnal world that only comes to life after dark, Madagascar is more »

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Top 5 for nature in Borneo

Borneo is renowned for its wildlife offering. Home of the orangutan, the proboscis monkey and the elusive clouded leopard, it is a haven for nature lovers. Asia specialist and wildlife aficionado, Ellis, talks us through the very best of Borneo’s natural world. Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre The centre is located about 25 kilometres west of Sandakan more »

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Oman: The destination with it all

We are delighted to have recently added Oman to our selection of tailor-made tours. Oman is the destination everyone is talking about, and with so much to offer; abundant culture, spectacular landscapes, fascinating cities and a stunning coastline, it is easy to see why. Middle East expert, Bjorn, tells us why now is the time more »

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Going green in the Kalahari

The Kalahari is a vast, arid wilderness that covers much of southern Africa, stretching from Namibia in the west to Botswana in the east and South Africa to the south. It covers a staggering 900,000km2 – an area roughly the size of Venezuela! Most of Botswana’s landscape is part of the Kalahari ecosystem and even the more »

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A Q&A with Manda Bay

Manda Bay sits on a secluded peninsula on Manda Island, off the coast of Lamu, Kenya. Surrounded by incredible coral gardens, long sandy beaches and dense woodland, the area is home to a fantastically diverse selection of wildlife. We caught up with co-owner Fuzz Dyer to find out what sets the hotel apart. As the co-owner of more »

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On safari in India

Think of safari and our minds immediately wander to the African plains, to thundering wildebeest, towering giraffes and frolicking zebra. Yet, tracking animals in the wild takes on a whole new meaning in India says Asia expert, Cherylle, after a recent trip spent exploring its wildlife rich national parks.  For me, a trip to Central India has more »

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