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The Top 10 Most Endangered Mammals in Africa: Conservation needs your help!!!

The Top 10 Most Endangered Mammals in Africa. At Blue Lizard Adventures we are dedicated to raising awareness and funding for wildlife and environmental conservation. We do this through volunteer and eco-touring and via fund raising events and donations. Please visit our website for more details: www.bluelizardadventures.com Also Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/bluelizardadventures  Addax Scientific Name: […]

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Getting the most from a trip to South Africa

     Basic Principles For Making the Most out of your Trip to South Africa Aerial view of Cape Town www.bluelizardadventures.com A vacation or trip to Africa opens so many different doors in terms of the activities and adventures that lie before your feet. When one thinks of Africa they see wilderness, wild life, exotic […]

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Essential Packing list for a Volunteer project or Safari

Try to keep things to the minimum and stick to the essentials! GENERAL Travel Documents & Money – Passport – Vaccinations Card – Insurance details – Emergency Contact details – Spending Money – Credit card – Money belt Day pack or small bag Sleeping bag/Sleeping bag liner (depending on season) Good torch (head-torch if camping), […]

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The African Elephant in 10 Pictures

The African elephant (Loxodonta africana) is the largest animal walking the Earth. Their herds wander through 37 countries in Africa. There are two subspecies of African elephants—the Savanna (or bush) elephant and the Forest elephant. Savanna eles are larger and have lighter skin pigment.  The presence of African elephants helps to maintain suitable habitats for […]

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Travel Malawi – Reasons to Visit.

Malawi has much to offer.  Malawi has been called the ‘the warm heart of Africa’ and the ‘Africa for beginners’ There is so much to like about Malawi its hard to know where to start. Stunning scenery and incredibly friendly locals and the relative ease of travel makes Malawi a number one choice destination for […]

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