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Latest Covid guidelines for Africa

Last update: 27 June 2022 These rules are extracted from official sources. You are required to verify the latest information with the authorities, as also the rules keep changing from time to time. Wild Voyager shall not be responsible for any omissions, errors, or last-minute changes in the rules. The hyperlinks below are directly clickable.  …

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Islands of madagascar
Wildlife & Nature

Unique islands of Madagascar

Located off the eastern coast, Madagascar is approximately the size of France. For about 80 million years, Madagascar had been isolated from the rest of the world. Due to this, the island of Madagascar is known as the eighth continent, prominent for its exotic fauna and flora. More than ninety percent of its wildlife is …

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Wildlife & Nature

Best places to see in Congo

Formerly known as Zaire, The Democratic Republic of Congo is presently the second-largest country in Africa. It is a country filled with an abundance of resources and other wonders. Congo is a haven for wildlife and nature enthusiasts. The country has the African Big Five animals which are the lion, leopard, African buffalo, elephants, and rhinoceros. …

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Wildlife & Nature

Famous national parks of Finland

It is no secret that Finland is known for its stunning landscapes- deep lakes, roaring rivers, tranquil forests, sunbathed islands, and snow-covered peaks. Finland is not only a paradise for nature lovers but also mesmerizes those visiting casually. It is one of the best places to experience the rugged wilderness of Europe. While Finland is …

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Wildlife & Nature

10 off beat birding places in India

Wildlife experiences in India not only comprise of going on tiger safaris and visiting national parks but also involve birding. India makes up for12 percent of the total number of bird species in the world. There are roughly 1,200 bird species spread across various parts of the country.  From the towering Himalayas to the gentle …

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Best places to see elephants in Africa

Elephants are known to be the land’s largest mammals. Despite their massive size, they are often called ‘gentle giants’ due to their humble nature. These animals move safely from one place to another led by the matriarch. While the mother keeps an eye on the baby elephants, sightings of high-spirited teenage elephants are common. Mature …

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origins of african safari
Wildlife & Nature

Origins of African Safari

Out of all the places, Africa is chosen as the number one destination to enjoy genuine safaris due to its richness in flora and fauna. African safaris have a huge impact on the continent’s tourism industry. Millions of tourists from all around the globe visit Africa to witness the beautiful wildlife species in the wilderness. …

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tarangire
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Best hotels of Tarangire

Lying in Northern Tanzania and south of Lake Manyara is the Tarangire National Park. It is one of the lesser-known game reserves in Tanzania but offers an equally fascinating safari experience as Serengeti. Tarangire has a great diversity of wildlife, sprawling colossal baobabs, and luscious grassy plains. Although it receives just a fraction of visitors, …

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Top 10 things to do in Varanasi

The northern Indian city that lies in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi, has claimed its spot as the spiritual capital of the country. This ancient city, also known as Kashi or Benaras, dates back to approximately the 11th century B.C. It is considered to be one of the holiest places for many Hindu pilgrims. …

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Origins of the Maasai tribe

Among the numerous tribes in Africa, the Maasai tribe are a Nilotic ethnic group that is indigenous to the Nile valley. The Maasai tribe is prominent due to its colorful culture and traditions. This ethnic group comprises semi-nomadic people that have settled in northern, central, and southern Kenya as well as northern Tanzania. The group …

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lesser known african safari destinations
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Lesser known safari destinations of East Africa

East Africa offers the ultimate safari experience with its beautiful grasslands, colorful local tribes, a variety of wildlife, spectacular scenery, luxurious camps, lodges, and much more. Consisting of countries namely Kenya, Madagascar, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and other regions, visitors get to check off their bucket list ranging from famous parks to relaxing beaches. The …

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Where to see wild dogs in Africa

The African wild dog, also going by the nickname ‘Lycaon pictus’ or ‘painted dog’, is extremely rare to see during a safari. Once found throughout Africa, these wild mammal species are now endangered according to the IUCN status. It is estimated that about 6,600 adult wild dogs remain around the world today. This threatened species …

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Wildlife & Nature

Little Five of Africa

A typical safari experience in Africa consists of seeing the big game or Big Five animals which are the lion, black rhinoceros, leopard, the African buffalo, and the African bush elephant. The term was coined during colonial times and refers to the five most dangerous animals to encounter during a safari. Spotting the Big Five …

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All about hiking Mount Kenya

The African continent offers a wide array of scenic landscapes and a vast wilderness area – perfect for avid hikers and trekkers. Hiking in Africa is one of the unique ways to experience its flora and fauna as well as witness the natural beauty of its mountains. While the continent is huge and has gorgeous …

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north kenya beaches
Culture Leisure

Beaches of Kenya’s North Coast

Kenya is famed for its scenic landscapes, dramatic Great Rift Valley, vast wildlife preserves, mountain highlands, and much more. One of the best highlights of Kenya, however, is the beautiful beaches found near the Kenyan Coast. The coast covers an area of 536 kilometers which includes beaches, towns, and islands in the Indian Ocean. The …

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All about Laikipia Plateau

Known to be the getaway to Northern Kenya, the Laikipia plateau stretches from the slopes of Mount Kenya to the rim of the Great Rift Valley. The vast Laikipia plateau is an idyllic and lesser-visited area, a natural haven consisting of conservancies and traditional ranches. It is an important wildlife area embellished with farms and …

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