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Forget Champagne and infinity pools: High-end travellers today want to make an impact on the places they visit, according to a luxury safari operator

Luxury travellers in 2019 want more than just Champagne and infinity pools, according to the business director of a luxury safari company. Chris Roche, the business development director at Wilderness Holdings, which owns luxury safari company Wilderness Safaris, told Business Insider that big-ticket travellers in 2019 have high expectations of […]
Forget Champagne and infinity pools: High-end travellers today want to make an impact on the places they visit, according to a luxury safari operator
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There’s a new type of traveller dishing out thousands of dollars for high-end safaris. The business director of a Botswana-based company says it’s all because of the millennial tech boom.

A managing director of a luxury safari company says he’s seen their clientele become younger and more diverse in the past 14 years thanks to the “millennial tech boom.” It’s no longer only 60-year-old CEOs who can afford to go on a luxury safari, says Chris Roche, the managing director […]
There’s a new type of traveller dishing out thousands of dollars for high-end safaris. The business director of a Botswana-based company says it’s all because of the millennial tech boom.
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I took 2,000 photos during a 5-day safari in Tanzania, and 1 of those photos is an important reality check for anyone thinking about going on a safari

Africa’s best-known safari destination is the Serengeti, 12,000 miles of grasslands, forests, swamps, and woodlands teeming with wildlife. Eighty per cent of tourists to Tanzania visit the Northern Circuit, where the Serengeti is located. During peak season the parks are flooded with safari jeeps. That meant that any time there […]
I took 2,000 photos during a 5-day safari in Tanzania, and 1 of those photos is an important reality check for anyone thinking about going on a safari
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A local guide in Tanzania gave me a tip for going on safari, and it’s the opposite of anything you’ve ever been told

Tanzania, and Africa’s, best-known safari destination is the Serengeti, 12,000 miles of grasslands, forests, swamps, and woodlands teeming with wildlife. On a recent trip to Tanzania, I was told by my guide that many repeat safari tourists end up preferring Tanzania’s far larger, Southern Circuit, which includes the 21,000-square mile […]
A local guide in Tanzania gave me a tip for going on safari, and it’s the opposite of anything you’ve ever been told
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Disappointing photos show what it’s really like to go on a safari

Safaris may look like remote wilderness adventures in photos, but they can be full of tourists. Sometimes, animals get a little too close for comfort, while others may be less exotic than expected. Going on a safari is about embracing the unknown and appreciating the beauty of wildlife. Even when […]
Disappointing photos show what it’s really like to go on a safari
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I Saw Wildebeests Escape A Lion, But The Zebra Wasn’t So Lucky

[credit provider=”Julie Zeveloff/Business Insider”] At 21,000 square miles, the Selous Game Reserve in southern Tanzania is the second largest game reserve in Africa and nearly twice the size of Denmark.But unlike Tanzanian tourist hotspots like Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater, it’s relatively unknown to American travellers and largely unexplored. […]
I Saw Wildebeests Escape A Lion, But The Zebra Wasn’t So Lucky
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A Charming British Inn In One Of Tanzania’s Most Remote Parks

[credit provider=”Courtesy of Beho Beho”] The Selous Game Reserve in southern Tanzania is nearly four times the size of Serengeti National Park, but is relatively unknown on the safari circuit, especially to tourists visiting from the U.S. who tend to hit the more popular game-viewing parks in the north.It’s a […]
A Charming British Inn In One Of Tanzania’s Most Remote Parks
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You’ve Never Seen Anything Like This Luxury Hotel On A Tanzanian Crater

[credit provider=”Courtesy of andBeyond” url=”www.andBeyond.com”] Sometimes called the “eighth wonder of the world,” Ngorongoro Crater is a must-see on Tanzania’s safari circuit.On a recent press trip to Tanzania, I had the opportunity to visit the crater — actually a massive caldera, formed nearly three million years ago following a volcanic collapse […]
You’ve Never Seen Anything Like This Luxury Hotel On A Tanzanian Crater
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A Swedish Politician Wants An ‘Underclass’ Safari

[credit provider=”Urban Combing (Ultrastar175g) [flickr] ” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/paradisecircus/2853140260/”]It’s a classic case of foot-in-mouth disease.A Swedish politician used his Facebook page to call for an “underclass safari”, even soliciting suggestions and listing his own requirements for it, The Local reports.
A Swedish Politician Wants An ‘Underclass’ Safari
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Wealthy Local Residents Are Not Too Happy About Sweden’s ‘Class Safari’

[credit provider=”flickr/ hector melo” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/chile-suecia/2981779469/”] Tourists visiting Sweden now have something new to add to their ‘must-do’ list.Allt åt Alla (“Everything for Everyone”) is now organising sightseeing tours through “lower class” central Stockholm (Fisksätra) to the weathier suburbs of Stockholm (Saltsjöbaden), in an attempt to debunk the myth of a classless Swedish society, […]
Wealthy Local Residents Are Not Too Happy About Sweden’s ‘Class Safari’
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OUT OF AFRICA: 10 Things NOT To Do While travelling On Safari

[credit provider=”exfordy via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/exfordy/155936563/”] An African safari conjures images of Teddy Roosevelt in full khaki dress with a rifle, a herd of wild game, or more recently, the opportunity for a luxury vacation.travellers from all around the world go on safaris to experience the rich natural habitats that the […]
OUT OF AFRICA: 10 Things NOT To Do While travelling On Safari