Isalo National Park – Madagascar

Isalo National Park was one of my favourite places we visited in Madagascar, and also very different to what I expected prior to touching down on Madagascan soil. So what did I expect of Isalo National Park? It’s funny how…

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Antananarivo – Madagascar’s Metropolis Capital

A local guide referred to the Madagascan sun as ‘eye in the sky’ which I liked. It set the tone for a day of sightseeing in the sprawling and chaotic city of Antananarivo. Having arrived into Antananarivo (Tana) at 3am,…

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Ile Sainte Marie & Ile Aux Natte Island – Madagascar

The Madagascan Island of Ile Sainte Marie is tucked away on the north-east of a country so varied with endless rolling rice paddies, national forest, dry desert and rural life that you would hardly expect to find such an idyllic…

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Kruger National Park – Virgin Africa Safari

Kruger National Park was my first safari experience. It’s something hard to explain but it unleashes a feeling so immense and as cliché as it sounds, it’s hard to put into words. South Africa’s Kruger National Park was my first…

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