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2015 A Year in Highlights for Elephants

Hi everyone,

As 2015 has drawn to a close we wanted to take a look at some of the victories for elephants around the world. While elephants continue to face numerous challenges there are some things to celebrate.  347 more words

Animal Activism


Wildlife conservation in Africa, like elsewhere, is vast and complex, as many people are just starting to learn. For those of us who reside outside of the continent it can be confusing, frustrating and at times devastating. 4,257 more words


Chiang Mai

I have to admit that we have treated ourselves a bit on this holiday. We figured we were unlikely to be back here anytime soon and we wanted to make the most of it. 298 more words

If you care about wildlife, these are the wildlife attractions you should avoid

I have not been to a big cat park in South Africa where I can pet or take close-ups with the cubs or adult cats.  Its REALLY tempting! 162 more words

South Africa

Ethical tourism

When we leave home, we are a foreigner. Whether we go on holiday or move in another part of our own country or in another country/continent in this world, we have left home. 1,556 more words


The arrow-makers and the bushmen's baboon breakfast!

So, where was I? Ah yes. We’d finished our game drives and had one more day with Damian. Our final destination on the tour was the Lake Eyasi area (a water-less lake I should point out). 2,007 more words


Becoming a conscious traveller

After booking my flight out of New Zealand, my spare time and lunchtimes at work has involved researching South East Asia. This is a well trodden backpacking route, and there are plenty of travel blogs and forums available online. 947 more words