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March 29th 2016  |   Kenya, Wildlife Safaris, Photography Safaris, Tanzania  |  by   Lucinda Rome
Wildebeest gathering at the river, Kleins Camp, Serengeti, Tanzania

Every year millions of wildebeest and zebra migrate from the southern plains of Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park to the lush grassland of the Masai Mara in Kenya. En-route they have to cross the Mara River, dodging the enormous crocodiles which lie in wait. These famous river crossings are an undoubted ... Read more

March 21st 2016  |   Botswana, Kenya, Riding Safaris, South Africa  |  by   Alice Gully

A Round Up Of Four Of The Best Riding Safaris What comes to mind when you think of a classic African riding safari?  Maybe it’s galloping across the open plains of the Masai Mara? Or perhaps swimming your horse through a tributary of the mighty Okavango Delta? Whatever you imagine, ... Read more

March 17th 2016  |   Seychelles  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

Why Visit North Island? North Island is the Seychelles’ ultimate private island. Luminous white beaches and azure seas surround a tropical interior of coconut palms and takamaka trees. Where? North Island is one of the ‘inner islands’ in the Seychelles archipelago, and a 20 minute helicopter ride from Mahe. Value ... Read more

March 14th 2016  |   Riding Safaris, Interviews  |  by   Alice Gully

A riding safari in Africa is a superb and exciting way to view Africa’s beautiful wildlife. The landscape and terrain is as varied as the animals ensuring that all abilities can be looked after, and there is always somewhere new to explore. We asked five of Africa’s top riding safari ... Read more

March 9th 2016  |   Seychelles  |  by   Francis Naumann

Just south of the equator, the Seychelles is a cluster of extraordinarily beautiful Indian Ocean islands. The nation is made up of more than 100 tropical islands, many of them too small to be inhabited. I wanted a destination for a very special family holiday, and for part of it ... Read more

March 3rd 2016  |   Travel  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

Aardvark Safaris teams up with Wellington College Tailor-made African travel specialist, Aardvark Safaris, is delighted to be supporting the Wellington College 2017 cricket and rugby tours.  We've been working hard behind the scenes to put together two fabulous safari holidays to help raise money for each tour.  There's a wonderful ... Read more

March 3rd 2016  |   Wildlife Safaris, Shop  |  by   Richard Smith

A quick scan of the Aardvark Safaris’ bookshelf leads to a debate in the office as to the best photographic book on African wildlife and how many we should include in our recommendations for World Book Day 2016 on 3rd March. We’ve come up with these classic books covering various areas ... Read more