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Five Quintessential South African Experiences

There are some experiences you can have anywhere – sitting on a beach, zip lining, and so on. However, there are some experiences that can only be had in certain places, and South Africa is no exception. Below, I’ve listed five quintessential experiences that can only be done in South Africa, or can best be [&hellip

by Gary Arndt

Hartbeespoort Dam Elephant Sanctuary, South Africa

G Adventures invites you to improve your photography skills in one of the world’s most inspiring settings with the guidance of Wander-in-Residence Gary Arndt. Learn tips and techniques while capturing the diversity of South Africa through your viewfinder. In co-operation with Gary Arndt — the world’s most read travel blogger — G Adventures is pleased [&hellip

by G Adventures

Nelson Mandela: Celebrating a Champion of Freedom

In light of the loss of Nelson Mandela, we would like to highlight some of the many ways this great inspiration was a true leader of the people and advocate for freedom around the world.

by Caitlin Hotchkiss

Visual Adventure: Kenya

Join Wanderer-in-Residence Nellie Huang as she collects her most favourite snaps from her travels to this East Africa country.

by Nellie Huang

Flushed With Pride: Hope Africa School's Plumbing Success

So when you’ve gotta go, you’ve gotta go – just be sure to take the time once in a while to reflect on how lucky you are to have a place to do your business in comfort and dignity. Happy World Toilet Day!

by Caitlin Hotchkiss

The Okavango Delta from Above and Beyond

As we meander through the narrow waterways on a mokoro, I see giraffes in the far distance, their necks poking above the reeds that surround us

by Nellie Huang

Climbing Kili: Day by Day in Photos

From the trailhead all the way to Uhuru Peak, join Wanderers-in-Residence Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott and take on the classic Marangu route up Kili.

by Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott

Secret Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is one of those unique destinations you can’t even begin to formulate expectations for. Venturing into the previously war-torn region of West Africa is like charting a new course on the ever-expanding tourist trail

by Rachel Wasser

Visual Adventure: Northern Cape, South Africa

Perhaps the least visited provence in South Africa is the Northern Cape. ?The Northern Cape is the largest and most desolate region of South Africa and is home to a large part of the Kalahari desert. ?While most tourists cling to the costal regions or visit the national parks in the east, the Northern Cape [&hellip

by Gary Arndt