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An African safari is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and we believe that the most defining influence on a personalised safari is the expertise of your guide. This is why Essential Africa has put together a portfolio of some of the most knowledgeable and passionate guides in the industry. Our private guides take the time up front to discover exactly what you're looking for. We have extensive experience of c...

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Mon 29 October 15:29

For a look at my last safari to Zambia please follow this link and see the Abrams/ Bard e-Book. http://www.essentialafrica.co.za/eBooks

Fri 02 December 09:23

To page through our latest eBook, please follow this link and click on our Tomasovic Zambian Safari e-Book at www.essentialafrica.co.za

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About Essential Africa

An African safari is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and we believe that the most defining influence on a personalised safari is the expertise of your guide. This is why Essential Africa has put together a portfolio of some of the most knowledgeable and passionate guides in the industry. Our private guides take the time up front to discover exactly what you're looking for. We have extensive experience of camps, facilities and areas. This places us in an ideal position to match your requirements with the very best of what Africa has to offer.