Mary River

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Feb 042014
 
Mary River

Australia – Northern Territory
Explore the lush Mary River wetlands, a thriving microcosm of Top End wildlife, birds and fish. Located about an hour east of Darwin it is a good place to stop on your way to Kakadu National Park or for a day trip from the city.
Airboat Rides
Experience the adrenaline rush of a morning [Curious? Find out more…]

Kukup Island National Park

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Jan 162014
 
Kukup Island National Park

Malaysia (Johor)
Kukup is a small fishing village located about forty kilometres southwest of Johor Bahru, in the district of Pontian, Johor, on the Strait of Malacca in Malaysia. It is famous for its open-air seafood restaurants built on stilts over the water. Some of the restaurants are geared for tour groups, and it is particularly [Curious? Find out more…]

Ilot Caïmans

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Jan 162014
 
Ilot Caïmans

Guyane (French Guiana)
La Guyane est une région et un département d’outre-mer (DOM) français d’Amérique du Sud, sur la cote nord de l’Atlantique. La Guyane est frontalière du Brésil à l’Est et au Sud, et avec le Suriname à l’Ouest. Avec une superficie de 83,534 km2 (32,253 sq mi), le terrain est d’une très faible densité de population [Curious? Find out more…]

Kaziranga National Park

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May 192012
 
Kaziranga National Park

India (Assam State)
The Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site, covers about 430 sq km, bordered by the Brahmaputra River in the north and the Karbi Anglong hills to the south. The largest number of one-horned rhinoceros in the world roam its swamps, grasslands with tall thickets of elephant grass and areas of mixed [Curious? Find out more…]

Wildman Wilderness Lodge

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Jun 132011
 
Wildman Wilderness Lodge

Australia – Northern Territory
An agile wallaby is one of the cutest marsupials you’re likely to see. These little bounders with wide-open eyes and a curious gaze are gathering around my verandah as I try to sleep. The frogs are croaking and the dingoes are baying.
This is Wildman Wilderness Lodge, a collection of luxury African-style tents [Curious? Find out more…]

Oct 102010
 
Bangweulu Wetlands

Zambia – Northern Province
‘Where the Water Meets the Sky’, and true to its name, Bangweulu’s endless floodplains of grey-blue waters disappearing into the horizon, blending completely with the color of the sky, make it impossible to tell just where the horizon is.
Likened to Botswana’s great Okavango Delta, the Bangweulu Wetlands are situated in the Northern Province of Zambia. The Bangweulu [Curious? Find out more…]

Carmor Plains Wildlife Reserve

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Oct 012010
 
Carmor Plains Wildlife Reserve

Australia – Northern Territory
Carmor Plains Wildlife Reserve, operated by Australia Wide Safaris, comprises 100 000 acres of pristine outback. Only 210 km east of Darwin, a little over 2 hours driving or 30 minutes flight, the reserve is adjacent to Kakadu National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Scenic flood plains are entirely submerged during the summer rain [Curious? Find out more…]

Nov 122009
 
Gambia River

Gambia
The river is “The Gambia”. Literally, the country exists as a small strip of land area to either side of the river. People say: “The Gambia River is the Gambia and the Gambia is the River”. It is a major tourist attraction and the dominant feature running through the heart of the country.
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Tarangire River & National Park

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Oct 032009
 
Tarangire River & National Park

Tanzania
The Tarangire National Park was established in 1970 and excels in beauty and scenery. The park’s main feature is the Tarangire River winding like an enormous snake through the landscape, the source of life for the many animals that gather on the river banks in the dry season. Another mayor characteristic is the giant baobab [Curious? Find out more…]

Gorongosa National Park

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Jul 172009
 
Gorongosa National Park

Mozambique
Gorongosa National Park is at the southern end of the Great African Rift Valley in the heart of central Mozambique. The 3,770 square kilometer park includes the valley floor and parts of surrounding plateaus. Rivers originating on nearby 1863-meter Mount Gorongosa water the plain.
Ecology
Gorongosa National Park protects a vast ecosystem defined, shaped, and given life [Curious? Find out more…]