Good Friday morning prayers and chanting priests in rock hewn church in Lalibela
Grooming Gelada monkeys in the Simien Highlands
Inquisitive village school children in the northern highlands
Early morning poling fisherman on Lake Awassa in the Rift Valley
Gorilla trekking in Uganda's Impenetrable Forests at Bwindi
Elephant feeding on the shores of Lake Albert in Murchison Falls National Park
A tree-hugging lioness in Queen Elizabeth National Park
Ankole long-horned cattle in the south-western highlands
Rothschild Giraffe in Kidepo National Park
Murchison Falls where the Nile forces its way through a narrow gap, just a few metres wide
Walking in the remote Kidepo National Park in the far north of Uganda
South Africa embodies the outdoor lifestyle - a wonderful climate, huge diversity of landscapes and plenty of ways to keep children entertained
A cruise on the immense Lake Jozini is one of numerous activities possible from Ghost Mountain Inn, Zululand
There are numerous small inns and homestays that offer excellent accommodation and a pleasingly non-hotel experience. Food is always a highlight.
Early morning at Thonga Beach Lodge on the wilderness of the northern Kwa Zulu Natal coastline
There are some great opportunities to take a safari while in South Africa, including tracking wild game such as rhino on foot
Stand on the battlefield on Islandwana and you can't fail to be moved by the scale of the events that took place here during the Zulu Wars.
The Drakensberg are a stunning and extensive wilderness, easily accessible for short forays or day walks.
Guides like Simon Blackburn at Spioenkop will bring the conflicts of the Boer War and Zulu Wars to life in a way few will have experienced
Giraffe in the evening light on the banks of the Mwagusi River in Ruaha National Park, Southern TanzaniaRead more
Dining in style at Nomad's Serengeti Safari camp - one of the best small safari camps in TanzaniaRead more
Elephant feeding in a secluded flood plain on The Rufiji River in the Selous Game ReserveRead more
Maasai on the remote eastern edges of the Serengeti National Park in Northern Tanzania
Crystal clear waters and pristine white sandy beaches at a private island off the Tanzanian Coast Read more
Zambia is one of the best countries in Africa to experience a proper multi-day walking safari
Zambia's parks offer not only a great diversity of wildlife, but also the opportunity to experience it quietly, away from the crowds
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