Celebrating Earth Day! Safaris Help Sustain Africa’s Wild Places

Earth Day is April 22 By Deborah Olsen It’s not a stretch to say that every day is Earth Day at Bushtracks. We know that our past and our future are inextricably linked to the conservation of Africa’s wild places, and that when we share Africa’s remarkable beauty with our guests, that we are inspiring them, too, to take part in protecting these precious parts of our planet. But, although raising the awareness of Africa’s lands in our guests’ minds is an important part of what we do, it’s not the only way we think responsible travel can make a meaningful difference in our world. DAVID AND CAROLYN BECOME AWF COUNCIL MEMBERS Last year, Bushtracks owners David and Carolyn Tett strengthened their ongoing relationship with the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) by becoming AWF Council Members. The AWF’s work spans entire countries, crossing borders to support critically important landscapes that harbor biodiversity and offer people economic opportunities. 
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Posted in: Best Trips to Africa, Earth Day, African Wildlife Conservation

Bushtracks' African Safari Traveler Jessica Antola on the Colorful Tribes of Ethiopia

  The colorful tribes of Ethiopia   Bushtracks' African Safari traveler photographer Jessica Antola traveled to Ethopia with her famly in February 2013 on their tour of Africa. Jessica Antola is an American photographer based in New York. Follow her on Instagram and Tumblr.   As a child, Jessica Antola traveled the world with her family to places like Tibet, Antarctica and India. She always kept a camera handy to record her adventures, inspiring her later in life to find places off the beaten path. Jump forward a few decades, and the photographer from Brooklyn took her curiosity and her camera to the African country of Ethiopia. The country’s history and diversity were big attractions for her.
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Posted in: Family Safaris, Best Trips to Africa, Travel Photography, Trips to Ethopia, Photographs of African Children, African Safaris, Jessica Antola Photography, Ethopia Africa, Children in Ethopia

African Travel Reviews - In Our Traveler's Words Brochure

In Our Traveler's Words Brochure From the beginner to expert African Safari traveler, learn about our past travelers' experiences and impressions by downloading your free brochure here http://www.bushtracks.com/docs/WordsBrochure/index.html
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Posted in: Africa Travel Guides and Tips, How to Plan a Trip to Africa, Best Trips to Africa

Best Films About Africa

  With recent release of the new Nelson Mandela movie "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," we wanted to share our top twelve favorite Africa movies. Gorillas in the Mist The Last Lions Out of Africa
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