Ernest Hemingway’s Grand African Safari adventures

American writer Ernest Miller Hemingway’s legacy lives on to this day, but many of his fans are unaware of the fact that this iconic figure was fully immersed in the inspiration from multiple African wildlife adventures. These excursions through East Africa eventually provided the creative fuel for a handful of his subsequent short stories and novels, including “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber” and “The Snows of Kilimanjaro.” Hemingway fell in love with the...
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2016 Results Are In! Julian Harrison named Condé Nast Traveler Travel Specialist.

We could not be more excited to announce that Condé Nast Traveler has again chosen our very own Julian Harrison as their travel specialist for Southern Africa! You can read the article here: http://www.cntraveler.com/story/top-travel-specialists-we-trust
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Ecotourism and African Safaris

The topic of ecotourism has certainly generated much debate surrounding the exact definition. However, it is now widely accepted that most ecotourism strives to expose travelers to natural settings, particularly those regions with an established sense of sustainable land usage and conservation. So, with all of this in mind, you should definitely be informed about the environment and culture of the places you visit during your next African safari. Wouldn’t it be amazing...
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Couch Safari – The Visual Splendor of Africa in Cinema

If you’re in safari holiday preparation mode, consider embracing this exciting energy from the comfort of your own living room. Invite the magical African essence to your home by watching these Safari themed movies. First up on your movie list is Out of Africa, filmed in 1985. This Hollywood classic offers a unique glimpse into Kenya’s breathtaking landscapes. But that’s not all, because you can also soak up the captivating drama and romance of Meryl Streep and Robert...
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