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October 17th 2016  |  Shop  |  by  Renate

From the quintessential Christmas hamper to classic safari items that you can use year round as well as on your holiday, we’ve pulled together twelve top Christmas gift ideas to delight the African safari and wildlife fan in your life. 1 Christmas Hamper - Babylonstoren £140 This fully-laden hamper from Babylonstoren brings the ... Read more

October 10th 2016  |  Family Safaris, South Africa, Travel  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Often referred to as ‘a world in one country,’ South Africa has a wealth of spectacular, wildlife filled national parks, glorious beaches and sophisticated cities. Along with its natural wonders is an incredible choice of holiday accommodation – from spectacular hotels to simple tented camps. Here’s our selection of some ... Read more

October 18th 2016  |  South Africa, Travel, Unique Experiences  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

If you’re spending some time in Cape Town, then an excursion into the ‘Winelands’ is a must. You can do it in a day, but with so much to see and do, it is well worth a night or two. Centred around the towns of Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek you’ll ... Read more

October 1st 2016  |  Tanzania  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Aardvark Safaris Supports DEBRA Charity Aardvark Safaris is delighted to be helping to raise funds for DEBRA and Lucinda has enjoyed meeting you at the two clay pigeon days earlier in the summer.   We're hosting a travel talk at Foxhills Club in Ottershaw at the beginning of November and are ... Read more

October 1st 2016  |  Kenya, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Aardvark Safaris is delighted to have teamed up with Foxhills Resort for a second year to sponsor this summer’s Tennis Club Championships.  Richard enjoyed meeting you at Finals Day and we're now gearing up to our talk on 3rd November, details are below. This page will keep you up to date ... Read more

September 28th 2016  |  Botswana, South Africa, Travel, Wildlife Safaris  |  by  Alice Gully

The wildebeest migration is the famous one, but it’s not the longest animal migration in safari Africa.  That accolade goes to the zebra that travel some 350 miles across Botswana from parts of the Okavango Delta to the Makgadikgadi grasslands in search of fresh grazing. Like the short grass plains ... Read more

September 22nd 2016  |  Conservation Safaris, South Africa, Travel, Unique Experiences, Wildlife Safaris  |  by  Alice Gully

It’s #WorldRhinoDay on 22nd September and this rhino conservation safari in South Africa gives a rare chance for you and your family to work up close with these endangered animals in the company of specialist rangers. You can also spot world-class wildlife and leave a lasting legacy with 100% of proceeds ... Read more

September 15th 2016  |  Botswana, Kenya, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Inside this issue of Drumbeat Autumn 2016: Alice reveals how she’s planned her family safari Richard reports on his eight day whistle-stop tour of Botswana, Zambia and South Africa and 16 camps We talk to Lucinda about her life organising safaris in our series of interviews with the sales team Brian ... Read more

September 15th 2016  |  Conservation Safaris, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Unique Experiences, Wildlife Safaris  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Most turtles undertake an annual migration, moving between feeding and nesting areas, as well as staying within warmer waters as seasons change. In recent years technology such as satellite tracking has allowed scientists to monitor the turtle migration which can be thousands of miles across oceans. Some of the Indian Ocean beach ... Read more

September 12th 2016  |  Botswana, South Africa, Travel, Zambia  |  by  Roxy Cox

Roxy Cox is the newest recruit to the Aardvark Safaris' sales team. She’s got many years of experience travelling in Africa, running safari camps, and planning numerous holidays. Here she answers some questions we put to her: Aardvark Safaris: How did you end up in the safari business/what is your ... Read more