Familiarization & Private Trips & Safaris

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  • Tanzania fam with Kay, March 2015: Sanctuary Lodges and Camps, Lake Manyara, Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Tanzania with Tom, March 2015: Buffalo Luxury Tented Camp, Serengeti; Asilia’s Namiri Plains, Serengeti; Lake Masek Tented Camp, Serengeti; Kitela Lodge, Karatu; Mt Meru Game Lodge, Arusha
  • Tanzania group with Grumeti Expedition at their Lemala Tented Camps at Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Ndutu Serengeti, and Kuria Hills in Northern Serengeti, Feb 13-24, 2015
  • Kenya with Lynne Leakey, “Follow the Orphans Safari” June 2014 at Eka Hotel, Nairobi, at the David Sheldrick private camps in Imani Springs, Ithumba & Voi in Tsavo National Park, Amboseli Serena, Explorer, Maasai Mara, Sweetwaters Tented Camp, Ol Pejeta, Elephant Bedroom, Samburu
  • Kenya with Porini Rhino Camp in Ol Pejeta and Nairobi Tented Camp, June 2014
  • Ethiopia, Northern Historical Route & Southern Cultural Route: Jan 10-31, 2014 with Adinas Agera Tours & Travel, Addis Ababa; Tana Hotel, Bahir Dar; Quarra Hotel, Gondar; Semien Lodge, Semien National Park; Mountain View Hotel, Lalibela; Yeha Hotel, Axum; Intercontinental Hotel, Addis Ababa; Sabana Lodge, Lake Langano; Goba Wabishebele Hotel, Dinsho; Haile Resort, Awassa; Paradise Lodge, Arba Minch; Jinka Resort, Jinka; Buska Lodge, Turmi; Kanta Lodge, Konso
  • South Africa, November 3-15, 2013: Cape Grace Hotel, Cape Town; Tswalu Kalahari; Tehillah Gust House, Johannesburg; Lukimbi Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park; Idube Private Game Reserve; Kuname Lodge, Karongwe Private Game Reserve
  • Namibia, ATTA World Summit, October 17-Nov 02, 2013: Safari Club, Johannesburg, Elegant Farmstead, Okahanja; Africat Foundation, Bush Lodge; Namutoni, Halali Bush Camp, Okankuejo in Etosha National Park; Villa Verdi, Windhoek; Zebra Lodge, Tsaris Mountains near Sossusvlei; Marietjie’s Guest House, Swakopmund
  • Kenya, April 29-May 9, 2013 with New African Territories (NAT): Hogmead, Nairobi; Sabuk, Laikipia; Alex Walker Serian’s Main Camp, Ngare & Nkorombo Bush Camp, Maasai Mara; Kipalo Lodge, Mbulia Hills Conservancy in Tsavo West; 
  • Kenya, private fam trip, May 8-21, 2013, Porini Nairobi Tented Camp, Gamewatchers Safaris, Nairobi; Aberdare Country Club & The Ark, Marasa Africa, The Aberdares National Park; Mara Leisure Camp, Maasai Mara; Ol Seki, Naboisho Conservancy; Hemmingway’s Hotel, Nairobi; Satao Elerai, Amboseli; Macushla House, Nairobi
  • Zambia & Malawi with Robin Pope, Ulendo Safaris, Kafunta Safaris and Kasanka Trust, Oct 12 – Nov 11, 2012: Lusaka Protea; Luangwa River Camp, Nkwali Camp, Nsefu Camp, Luangwa Bush Camp Walking Safaris, all in South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. Mkulumadzi, Majete Wildlife Reserve, Malawi; Pumulani, Nankumba Peninsula, on the southern end of Lake Malawi, Lake Malawi National Park; Huntingdon House, Satemwa Tea Estate, Malawi; Kafunta Safari Lodge and Kaingo & Mwamba Bush Camp, South Luangwa National Park; Wasa Lodge, Kasanka National Park; Shoebill Island Camp, Bangweulu Swamp, northern Zambia. 
  • APTA National Forum in Denver, Sept 6-11, 2012
  • Zimbabwe with Kay, Kathy & Donna arranged by Tricia Bays, On the Ground Zimbabwe, May 14-29, 2012: Rukomechi, Mana Pools, Little Makolo & Somalisa, Goliath Safaris & Kanga Camp, Hwange National Park; Amalinda & Big Cave Camp, Matobo Hills, Pamushana, Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, Inn at Great Zimbabwe, Masvingo; Jacana Gardens, Miekles Hotel, Harare; Wild Is Life Game Sanctuary, Harare. 
  • Indaba in Durban, May 11-13, 2012, Safari Clug, Johannesberg, Tropicana Hotel in Durban
  • Botswana with Kay & Kathy, Kwando Camps, May 3-10, 2012, Tau Pan, Kalahari, Nxai Pan & Lagoon Camp, Okavango
  • Kenya & PNW APTA fam: Hogmead and Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Sabuk in Laikipia, Elephant Pepper in Olare Orok, Naibor in the Masai Mara, Olarro in Loita Hills; Ole Sereni in Nairobi, Porini Selenkey in Amboseli, Porini Rhino Camp in Ol Pejeta, Porini Mara in Ol Kinyei, Porini Lion in Olare Orok, Samburu Intrepids in Samburu NP. Nov 18- Dec 12, 2011
  • Tanzania: Legendary Lodge in Arusha, Lemala Mara Camp in Northern Serengeti, Lemala Ewanjan in Central Serengeti, Lemala Ngorongoro Camp at the Crater and the Manyara Tented Camp on the Manyara Ranch Conservancy, Oct 1-12, 2011
  • Kenya: Nairobi Tented Camp and Asilia’s Naboisho Luxury Tented Camp in the Naboisho Conservancy, Sept 24-30, 2011 
  • APTA National Forum, Chicago Sept 15-18, 2011 
  • Zambia: Tropicana Hotel, Durban; Chongwe River Camp, Chiawa, Sausage Tree and Ol Mondoro all in Lower Zambezi NP; Tafika, Kafunta & Island Bush Camp, Kapani & Mchenja Camp all in South Luangwa NP, May 4-24, 2011
  • Tanzania: Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya; Arusha Coffee Lodge, Lake Manyara Tree Lodge, Serengeti under Canvas, Swala, Plantation Lodge, Asilia’s Olakira, Dunia, Sayari & Matemwe; Breezes, Baraza, Serena Inn on Zanzibar, March 12 – April 7, 2011
  • Jonathan Scott & Phil Berry Safari in Zambia at the Kuyenda Bushcamp, Zungulila Bushcamp, Kapamba Bushcamp and the Mfuwe Lodge, Oct 24 – Nov 11, 2010
  • Tanzania with Kamili & Mbali Mbali lodges: Serena Mountain Village Lodge, Arusha, Tarangire River Camp, Serengi Soroi Lodge, Katuma Katavi Bush Lodge, Nomad’s Cada & Fox’s Campn, Kungwe Beach Lodge at Mahale, Greystoke, Kempinski, Dar es Salaam, Oct 12-23, 2010
  • APTA - Association for Promoting Tourism to Africa conference “National Forum”, Sacramento June 10 – 13, 2010
  • Footsteps in Africa: Meno-a-Kwena on the Boteti River, Botswana, Grasslands Lodge, Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Mapula Lodge in the northern Okavango Delta, Delta Camp on Chief Island in the Okavango Delta, Sankuyo in the Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana, May 11-24, 2010
  • Indaba International Trade show in Durban, May 7-11, 2010; Tropicana Hotel
  • Transfrontier Parks Destination: Safari Club Guest House, Joburg, Machampane Luxury Tented Camp, Parque Nacional do Limpopo, Mozambique in theGreat Limpopo Transfrontier Park, !Xaus Lodge, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa; Fazendin Portfolio, May 1-7, 2010
  • Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa: Jaci’s Tree Lodge and Jaci’s Safari Lodge, Dec 2009
  • Namibia for Tom’s 60th Birthday: Olive Grove Guest House in Windhoek, Kulala Desert Lodge in Sossusvlei NP, The Stiltz in Swakopmund, Damaraland Camp in Damaraland, Serra Cafema in Kunene, Ongava Tented Camp and Little Ongava at Etosha NP, Okonjima Bush Lodge at Africat Foundation, Hotel Heinitzburg in Windhoek; November & December 2009
  • Tanzania & Kenya, I escorted a family group: The Tribe Hotel, Nairobi; Amboseli Porini Camp, Selenkay Conservancy; Mt Meru Game Lodge, Tanzania, Mbalageti Lodge, Serengeti; Migration Camp, Serengeti; Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge on the crater rim; Lake Manyara Serena Lodge; Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli NP, Kenya; Mara Intrepids, Masai Mara, Naibor Camp, Masai Mara, July/Aug 2009
  • Zambia: Kapani & Kakuli camps, South Luangwa NP, Norman Carr Safaris; Sausage Tree Camp, Lower Zambezi NP; Tongabezi, Victoria Falls; Honour Way, April 2009
  • Botswana with 5 Rivers: Garden Court, Johannesburg; Deception Valley Lodge, Kalahari, Botswana; Xakanaxa Camp, Moremi Game Reserve; Kwara Camp, Okavango Delta; Kwando Lebala, Linyanti; Kwando Lagoon, Linyanti; Susuwe Island Lodge, Caprivi Strip, Zambia; Ntwala Island Lodge, Mambova Rapids, Zambia; March 2009
  • Focus on Africa conference, New York, February 2009
  • Kenya, Master KATS fam trip: Joy’s Camp, Shaba NP; Saruni Samburu, Samburu NP; Serena Hotel, Nairobi; Loldia House, Lake Naivasha; Little Governor’s Camps, Masai Mara Game Reserve; Mara Explorer, Masai Mara Game Reserve; Royal Mara Safari Lodge, Masai Mara Game Reserve; the Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya Airways, December 2008 – www.magicalkenya.com 
  • Kenya Group, I escorted, Giraffe Manor, Nairobi; Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli NP; Samburu Intrepids, Samburu NP; Olare Safari Camp, Masai Mara GR; Aug/September 2008
  • Kenya with Gamewatchers, Porini Camps and Heritage Hotel Group, Nairobi: House of Waine; Selenkay Conservancy: Porinin Camp; Ol Pejeta: Rhino Camp; Samburu NP: Intrepids Tented Camp; Masai Mara: Mara Explorer; Lamu – Manda Island, Kipungani, Nairobi: Serena, July 2008 
  • Mfuwe Lodge, Zambia, July 25-29 2008 
  • Zambia with A&K, South Luangwa NP: Chichele & Puku Ridge; Lower Zambezi NP: Kulefu; Victoria Falls: Sussi & Chuma; Lusaka: Taj Pamdzi, July/August 2008 
  • Botswana with Ker & Downey, Okuti Camp, Unchartered Africa Safari Co., mobile safari in the Moremi NP with island fly-camping, Jack’s Camp with Mkadikgadi Pans quad-bike outing, walking with the meerkats, walking with the Bushmen, May 2008 
  • Indaba International Trade show in Durban, May 9-12, 2008, Protea Umhlanga Hotel 
  • Namibia with NatureFriends, fly-in safari to Etosha NP: The Fort at Onguma Plains; Kaokoland: Okahirongo Elephant Lodge; Damaraland: Mowani Mountain Camp; NamibRand Nature Reserve: Wolwedans Dunes Camp and Boulders Lodge, May 2008 
  • The Travel Institute Conference, Luxury Expo & VSA Visit Southern Africa conferences at Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, Dec 4-8, 2007 
  • Tanzania, African Safari Co., inspecting 45 lodges and camps, Ranger Safaris, Tanzania Trails, Dec 2007 
  • Kenya, Tsavo NP: Finch Hattons Tented Camp, Samburu NP: Samburu Intrepids, Masai Mara: Olare Safari Camp, Amboseli NP: Amboseli Serena Lodge and Ol Tukai Lodge, Nairobi: Gracia Gardens and Fairview Hotel, Waymark Safaris, November 2007 
  • South Africa, VSA: Visit Southern Africa/Lion World Tours, Johannesburg: Michelangelo Towers; Kruger private concessions: Singita Sweni and Singita Lebombo: Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, August-September 2007
  • Botswana, A&K fam, The Grace in Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa; Stanley’s Camp, Chief’s Camp, Chobe Chilwero Lodge, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, Zimbabwe, March 2007 
  • Rwanda & Uganda Gorilla Tracking, Kigali, Volcanoes Virunga Lodge, Gorillas Nest Hotel, Parc National des Volcans, Rwanda, drive to Uganda, Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge, Nkuringo, Bwindi, Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge, Ishasha, Mweya Lodge, Queen Elisabeth National Park, Kyambura Gorge, Maramagambo Forest, Kazinga Channel, Emin Pasha Hotel, Kampala, Paraa Lodge, Murchison Falls, Pabidi in Budongo Forest, volcanoes Safaris, December 2006
  • Kenya, House of Waine, Nairobi, Ol Donyo Wuas, Chyulu Hills/Amboseli, Lewa Safari Camp, Lewa Downs, Ol Malo, Laikipia, Samatian Island, Lake Baringo Rekero Camp, Masai Mara, Fairview Hotel, Nairobi, The Archer Group Inc., Bush and Beyond December 2006 
  • Zambia & South Africa, The Michelangelo Towers, Lusaka, Mfuwe Lodge in South Luangwa National Park, Mwaleshi Camp in North Luangwa National Park, Chikoko Bush Camp, Chikoko Trails and Crocodile Camps, Tafika Camp in South Luangwa National Park, Sunnyside Park Hotel in Johannesburg, Camp Jabulani, Sabi Sabi Bush Lodge, Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, SAA, Kartagener Inc, Remote Africa Safaris, Legacy Hotels, November 2006
  • Kenya, Master KATS fam trip 2006, House of Waine, Nairobi; Olonana, Saruni Camp & Cottar’s 1920s Camp, Masai Mara Game Reserve; Elsa’s Kopje, Meru NP, Shompole, near Amboseli National Park; the Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi, NWA/KLM Airlines, May 2006 – www.magicalkenya.com 
  • APTA National Conference, Dallas Texas, April 2006 – www.apta.biz 
  • Tanzania & Kenya, Stanley Hotel, Nairobi, Tortilis, Amboseli National Park, Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya; Tarangire Treetops, Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, Thomson’s Classic Private Luxury Safari Camp, Kilimanjaro Western Breach Trek, Thompson Treks, Tanzania, February 2006 
  • Botswana, KAI fam trip, Michaelangelo Hotel, Johannesburg, Sonwe Village, Victoria Falls, Zambia, Savuti, Chobi National Park,Khwai, Xakanaxa, remote island camping, Moremi Game Reserve, , Botswana, Game Trails Mobile Safari, Airport Grand Hotel, Johannesburg, South African Airways, Oct/Nov 2005
  • Tanzania & Kenya, Stanley Hotel, Nairobi, Tortilis, Amboseli National Park, Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya; Tarangire Treetops, Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, Thomson’s Classic Private Luxury Safari Camp, Kilimanjaro Western Breach Trek, Thompson Treks, Tanzania, February 2006
  • Botswana, KAI fam trip, Michaelangelo Hotel, Johannesburg, Sonwe Village, Victoria Falls, Zambia, Savuti, Chobi National Park,Khwai, Xakanaxa, remote island camping, Moremi Game Reserve, , Botswana, Game Trails Mobile Safari, Airport Grand Hotel, Johannesburg, South African Airways, Oct/Nov 2005
  • Kenya, Master KATS fam trip, Dubai, Ngong House, Nairobi; Loisaba Lodge, Loisaba Koija Starbeds, Laikipia Plateau; Saruni, Mara Cottar’s 1920’s Camp, Masai Mara; Tortilis Camp, Amboseli National Park; Emirates Airline, April 2005
  • Tanzania & Kenya, Africa, escorting a group: Nairobi, Masai Mara National Reserve, Serengeti National Park, Olduvai Gorge, Ngorongoro Crater and Conservation Area, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha, Serena Lodges, February 2005
  • Botswana, South Africa, The Westcliff Hotel, Gaborone Sun Hotel, Mokolodi Nature Reserve, CC Africa camps at Sandibe Safari Lodge, Okavango Delta & Nxabega Safari Camp, Moremi; Chobe Safari Lodge, Kasane; Victoria Falls, Zambia; Court Classique Hotel, Pretoria; Rovos Rail: The Pride of Africa, Mkhaya Reserve – Swaziland, Hluhluwe Game Reserve, Zululand; Durban, South African Airways, Botswana Tourism, Nov. 2003
  • Egypt, OSSN International Conference, Sharm El Sheik at Conrad International, St. Catherine’s Monastery & Mt. Sinai, Valley of the Kings, Karnak, M/S Tulip Nile cruise from Luxor to Esna, Edfu, Kom Ombo & Aswan, Abu Simbel, Cairo at Le Meridien Pyramids Giza, the Great Pyramids & the Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Coptic Old Cairo, Memphis & Saqqara, "Egypt Specialist" certificate from the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism, OSSN, Egypt Air, Wings Group of Egypt, Sept. 17-29, 2002 
  • South Africa, Sun City, Pilansberg Park, Kruger Park, Sodwana Bay, Durban and Capetown, Victoria Falls, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Chobe Park and the Okavango Delta, Botswana, and Swaziland, South African Airways, Ker & Downey Safari, Sun International Hotels, Grace Hotels, Welcome Tours in Johannesburg, July 2001

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