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Africa in 10 photos

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Africa in 10 photos

January and the cold Europe You know already a trip setting off from Iceland in January is gonna be cold and challenging, especially if you have to cross all Europe on the back of a truck, without heating. Article by: Manu Grieco, My 1st impressions.com We left Reykjavik last January on an old Bedford of 1977, destination […]

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Love for Africa

| January 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Love for Africa

By Johannes Oppewal, CEO TravelTelly In 2009 I filmed in South Africa for the first time. Until this day, it’s still one of the most special film experiences I ever had. With the help of the organization Ready 4 Life, it was the first time for me to ever film under poor conditions. I still […]

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On safari in Africa

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
On safari in Africa

Africa has a special place in my heart. I’ve already visited this continent 5 times and still I’m  impressed by the country’s natural beauty and the truly lovely people and their amazing culture. The smiles of the locals and the colorful culture when I filmed in the Masai Mara NR, which is also one of […]

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Volunteer with African Impact

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Volunteer with African Impact

African Impact is an organization that organizes volunteer projects in Africa. They are situated in South Africa, though the projects are found all over Africa, including: Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Ghana, Uganda, Botswana and more. There are many volunteer projects to choose from. For example: volunteer as a teacher, be a sports instructor, take care of […]

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African Wild Dogs

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
African Wild Dogs

African wild dogs look like normal dogs, but with larger ears, painted spots and a more hyena-like head. They are only found in Africa and especially South Africa, Botswana, Tanzania and Chad. African wild dogs are known under several names, including: Lycaon Pictus (official name), African hunting dog, Cape hunting dog, painted hunting dog, painted […]

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African Wildlife facts

| June 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
African Wildlife facts

Did you know… 1. Did you know that African wild dogs are some of the best hunters in the animal kingdom? They have a success rate of 80%. As a comparison, lions only have a success rate of 30%. 2. Did you know that lions are smaller than tigers? People often think that a lion […]

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Masai Mara National Park

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
Masai Mara National Park

Masai Mara is known as Africa’s greatest wildlife reserve, situated in southwest Kenya. Famous for the abundance of lions, the ‘great migrations’ and the Masai. The park  stretches over an area of app. 1,510 sq km (580 sq miles). It’s situated about 270 km from the capital city of Nairobi and takes about 5-6 hours […]

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Let the animals be wildlife

| May 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Let the animals be wildlife

People nowadays, are willing to do so much to take a photo or video of wildlife, but we think it’s important that we remember the fact that we are guests in the national parks we visit. Don’t expect too much when it comes to seeing ‘the big five’. Too many tourists are stressing out, when […]

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