Safari Companies Address Ebola Fears by Waiving Cancellation Fees

TweetEbola fears have hit the African safari industry hard. A September report showed that half of the 500 safari companies surveyed are coping with a staggering 20-70 percent decline in bookings. Several leading safari companies responded to these unfounded fears … Continue reading →

Land Rover Adventure Travel By Abercrombie & Kent Introduces 2015 Itineraries

TweetFollowing the success of the initial partnership, Land Rover Adventure Travel by A&K has announced a series of exclusive itineraries for 2015. Luxury travel specialist Abercrombie & Kent and iconic British automotive brand Land Rover, both synonymous with adventure, exploration … Continue reading →

Overlanding’s Most Popular Gap Year Routes. New Trends, New Trips

TweetIt’s official: ‘Snap Gaps’ have overtaken the traditional, longer, transcontinental break of between 6 – 9 months with gap year travellers. During Dragoman’s 33 years in operation, the overland specialist has taken hundreds of travellers on gap year adventures, offering … Continue reading →

Global March for Elephants and Rhinos – October 4th, 2014‏

TweetTake Action – March Against Extinction The countdown has begun. At the current rate of poaching, the irreplaceable elephant and rhino could be gone from the African wild within ten years. Unless action is taken now, we will lose these … Continue reading →

Great Safaris’ Top 6 Travel Trends for Africa in 2014

TweetAfrica is certainly one of the final frontiers for North American travelers. Its vast savannas, herds of wild animals and rich cultures leave much to be explored for even the most curious travelers. Great Safaris’ CEO Dave Herbert and his … Continue reading →

Great Safaris 2015-2016 Tours Catalog

TweetGreat Safaris recently published its updated 2015-2016 catalog, featuring a selection of high-end African safaris across 16 countries and one republic in Southern Africa, Eastern Africa, and Egypt. The catalog features a new itinerary plus two new extensions in Southern … Continue reading →

Family-friendly expeditions to destinations still off the tourist map

TweetThe desire for adventure travel vacations is on the rise, worldwide. Even though it seems like all the travel-worthy places are overrun by visitors, WANT Expeditions will take your family to a unique destination without the throng of tourists surrounding … Continue reading →

Exhilarating Adventures with African Travel, Inc

TweetFrom the seemingly insurmountable heights of Mt. Kilimanjaro to the massive marine predators patrolling the Atlantic, the mention of Africa immediately conjures images of exotic beasts, extreme climates and thrilling adventures. The continent is rich with wildlife, wilderness, culture and … Continue reading →