Tag: elephant

2 Weeks in Kenya and Tanzania with G Adventures

For the first time ever, I took a group tour. I did a 10 day overland safari through Kenya and Tanzania with G Adventures that took us from Nairobi to the Masai Mara, through the heart of the Serengeti, and down into the incredible Ngorongoro Crater. If you’re wondering what approximately 2 weeks in Kenya and Tanzania looks …

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Finding the Big Five in Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

When on safari in Africa, all travelers hope to see the Big Five. The term “Big Five” was created by the big-game hunting industry, and it refers to the five most difficult African animals to hunt on foot. These days the safari industry has adopted the “Big Five” as a marketing phrase, and it definitely …

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Amazing Africa!

I just returned from the most epic trip I’ve ever taken in my life-southern Africa! Visiting this region has always been my dream, but cost and distance and logistics have kept me from going. Until now. My husband and I honeymooned in southern Africa for two weeks, visiting South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. It …

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