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Viking launches expedition voyages

Expanding on their experiential cruise offering, Viking has launched new expedition voyages that will take guests to far reaches of the Earth on purpose-built ships. Viking Expeditions will begin sailing in January 2022 with its first vessel, Viking Octantis, embarking on voyages to Antarctica and North America’s Great Lakes. A second expedition vessel, Viking Polaris, will

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The Baining Firedance Festival in PNG

Since their first days as a tour operator, responsible business has been at the heart of what Intrepid do, something they have now carried into their operations in Papua New Guinea. In 2020, Intrepid will take travellers off the beaten path and into the heartland of Papua New Guinea’s tribal roots in

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Make 2020 the year you trek mountain gorillas

As we welcome the new year, why not consider ticking off a once in a lifetime experience in 2020 - gorilla trekking in Rwanda. Located in East Africa, Rwanda is one of the smallest countries on the African mainland. Bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, this country

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Hotel Review: Karongi Lake View Retreat

Along the shores of Lake Kivu in Rwanda there are number of fantastic hotel and lodge offerings. However, sometimes you want to choose an option that feels more like home. This is exactly what Karongi Lake View Retreat offers. A private residence set on the hills of Kibuye, this retreat is a

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Hotel Review: Magashi Camp

Magashi Camp is a part of Wilderness Safaris, a company with over 40 camps in seven countries that exist to protect wilderness areas and the fauna and flora they support. You get a sense of this responsibility the moment you enter the camp.  Magashi is nestled in the north-eastern corner of Akagera National Park in

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Hotel Review: Kigali Serena Hotel

On a boulevard in the heart of Kigali, Rwanda, in a secure location just a five-minute walk from the CBD, lies Kigali Serena Hotel. The 5-star property boast features you have come to expect from the Serena Hotels Group mixed with a rich blend of Rwandan heritage, art and culture. The 148 sophisticated rooms and

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