Meet Charles- he’s the Silverback Gorilla from the Umubano group, the family that we tracked in Parc Des Volcans national park in Rwanda. There are only about 700 wild mountain gorillas in existence now, and Charles is one of the biggest!
Meet some of the young mountain gorillas that we visited during a trek in Rwanda’s Parc des Volcans in 2009. The little ones are very playful and inquisitive… it’s hard to get them to keep to the 7 metre rule!
You’re only supposed to get as far as 7 metres away from the gorillas when you’re trekking in Rwanda… but noone told the gorillas of course!
Leaving real life behind and heading out on your first solo adventure can be both an exhilarating and daunting experience. Here are some of Cat Grant’s top tips to travelling solo!