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Africa- Money Saving Ideas

Africa- Cost Saving and Activity Ideas Elephants spotted on Safari A trip to Africa can be an expensive one, but there are two sides to the coin as, with sound knowledge, costs can be reduced a lot. The day to day costs such as accommodation and transport can be very cheap. The more expensive side […]

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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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Travel to ……… South Africa

Travelling to South Africa for the first time in 2005 was equally both a daunting and exciting prospect. Having always watched and admired Africa’s wildlife and country and numerous television programmes, it was finally time at 22 to go and visit!!  My first steps off the plane was rather not what I was expecting! An […]

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