Tag Archives: Africa

5 Instagram Travel Photography Tips

Posted on 22. May, 2015 by Mark Douglas.

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Hey there fellow adventurers. This is a blog for all you guys and girls travelling around the world (and even those who don’t), to help get a little more from your Instagram account and editing your photos. These aren’t set rules or anything, just friendly tips and an insight into how I edit/prepare and go [...]

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Uganda

International Happiness Day!

Posted on 20. Mar, 2015 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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Today is international happiness day so to mark this, Tucan Travel have put together some of the places that we have travelled to that made us smile. Laos Kicking off the list is probably one of the happiest places I have ever visited. Although the small South East Asian country has a troubled past, the [...]

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Sunrise over the Namib Desert

Posted on 25. Sep, 2014 by Jac McPherson.

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One of our most travelled Tucan Travel team members shares her thoughts on her favourite place in Africa: Working at Tucan Travel, I have been fortunate to see many countries but Namibia definitely has to be one of my favourites. It is packed full of wonderful things to see and do. One of the best [...]

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Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Posted on 19. Sep, 2014 by Iain.

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There is something very primal and exciting about setting off on safari. Seeing Mother Nature in its natural and comfortable environment, in its most pure and raw form; free from external influencing human factors. The animal kingdom – where every animal and everything for that matter knows its ranking and adapts to survive. I have [...]

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Inside a traditional Masai home

Meet the people of Africa

Posted on 10. Sep, 2014 by Jess Millett.

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Most people who visit Africa do so to safari and see the big five in their natural habitat. While elephants and rhinos are fascinating and watching lions and leopards laze out in the sun all day is mesmerising, it is the people in east and southern Africa with the stories to tell. With ancient roots [...]

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Permanent tents in the Masai Mara

Entering the Masai Mara

Posted on 04. Sep, 2014 by Jess Millett.

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The ground ran red as the rain mixed with the dust that had stained our feet only hours earlier forming a rich paste matching the Masai’s clothes. It was a bumpy ride to the Masai Mara, down dirt roads, littered with rocks and holes. Grazing lands rolled out, as far as the eye could see [...]

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Gabby Lopez

Adventures with Passion Asia Winner

Posted on 07. May, 2014 by Jess Millett.

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Congratulations to Gabby, the winner of Tucan Travel’s Adventures with Passion Asia Competition. Gabby has won a place on the 15 day Vietnam Adventure Group Tour. Tucan Travel are giving away a Group Tour every eight weeks for the rest of the year. To enter the next draw, submit your photo, blog or video here. [...]

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Lions feeding in the Masai Mara

The beauty of the Masai Mara

Posted on 17. Feb, 2014 by Daniel Ward.

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Imagine that it is 6am, the Sun is just rising and your jeep is in the middle of the African Savannah. So many beautiful creatures surround you and this is the perfect time of day to see them. Giraffes and zebra make their way to watering holes where they are joined by elephants, buffalo and [...]

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Kerrie & Ed

Top 10 most romantic places on Group Tours

Posted on 12. Feb, 2014 by Jess Millett.

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Group Tours are not just for solo travellers but are also very popular with couples. On Group Tour’s there are as many opportunities to share an intimate moment with your loved one. Here we suggest some of our most romantic destinations. Rio Dulce, Guatemala What better place to enjoy a drop of romance than on [...]

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