Blesbok - Wildlife Facts
The blesbok ( Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi ) is an African antelope species natively found only in South Africa. Historically their range occupied the central part of South Africa including the...
Rinkhals
The rinkhals (Hemachatus haemachatus) is venomous snake found in southern Africa is also the ringhals or ring-necked spitting cobra.
Rinkhals - Snake Facts
The rinkhals (Hemachatus haemachatus) is venomous snake found in southern Africa is also the ringhals or ring-necked spitting cobra.
Blue Wildebeest
The Blue wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), is an ungulate that lives in the vast savannahs of the African continent
Common Eland
The common eland (Taurotragus oryx) lives in the vast savannas and steppes of the African continent
Trekking Nepal’s forgotten teahouse route
Hiking this challenging trail around Mt Kanchenjunga yields rewards that more popular routes don’t, including stays in traditional teahouses that few foreigners ever see.
The 10 best treks in the world
These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will...
Baby-Murdering Alpha Female Meerkats Enslave Subordinates As Wet Nurses
After killing lower-level females' pups, ruthless dominant meerkats force the childless moms to nanny the alpha's brood--those that resist are exiled
Exotic Hiking Locations
If you have not embarked on a trek adventure, we hope that these 25 extremely exotic hiking locations will convince you to do so.
Meerkat
A clip from Animal Planet's new series, Meerkat Manor. The first episode airs June 9 at 8pm.
Meerkat Manor - YouTube
May 23, 2006 ... A clip from Animal Planet's new series, "Meerkat Manor". The first episode airs June 9 at 8pm.
Blesbok - Wildlife Facts
The blesbok ( Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi ) is an African antelope species natively found only in South Africa. Historically their range occupied the central part of South Africa including the...
Rinkhals
The rinkhals (Hemachatus haemachatus) is venomous snake found in southern Africa is also the ringhals or ring-necked spitting cobra.
Great Trek
The Great Trek (Afrikaans: Die Groot Trek) was an eastward and north-eastward emigration away from British control in the Cape Colony during the 1830s and 1840s by Boers (Dutch/Afrikaans for "farm...
Great Trek - Wikipedia
Blue Wildebeest
The Blue wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), is an ungulate that lives in the vast savannahs of the African continent
Common Eland
The common eland (Taurotragus oryx) lives in the vast savannas and steppes of the African continent
Trekking Nepal’s forgotten teahouse route
Hiking this challenging trail around Mt Kanchenjunga yields rewards that more popular routes don’t, including stays in traditional teahouses that few foreigners ever see.
Annapurna Circuit
The Annapurna Circuit is a popular name for a trek within the Annapurna mountain range of central Nepal. The total length of the route varies between 160–230 km (100-145 mi), depending on wh...
Annapurna Circuit - Wikipedia
Maxwell's duiker
Maxwell's duiker (Philantomba maxwellii) is a small antelope found in western Africa.
Maxwell's duiker is an ungulate and a member of the Bovidae family. It grows to 30 in (76 cm) in len...
Maxwell's duiker - Wikipedia
Harvey's duiker
Harvey's red duiker (Cephalophus harveyi) is one of 19 species of duiker found in Tanzania and scattered through Kenya, southern Somalia, and, possibly, central Ethiopia.Harvey's duikers are roughly 4...
Harvey's duiker - Wikipedia
Trekboer
In the history of Southern Africa, the Trekboere were nomadic pastoralists descended from mostly Dutch colonists, French Huguenots and German Protestants in the Cape Colony (founded in 1652). The Tr...
Trekboer - Wikipedia
Peters's duiker
Peters's duiker (Cephalophus callipygus) is a small antelope found in Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, southern Cameroon and northern Republic of Congo.Peters's duikers weigh about 40 lb (18 kg) on...
Peters's duiker - Wikipedia
Boomslang
The boomslang (Dispholidus typus) is a large, venomous snake in the family Colubridae.
It is currently the only species in its genus, although several species and subspecies have been described i...
Boomslang - Wikipedia
Baster
The Basters (also known as Baasters, Rehobothers or Rehoboth Basters) are the descendants of Cape Colony Dutch and indigenous African women. They live largely in Namibia, in and around the town of Re...
Baster - Wikipedia
Decolonization of Africa
The decolonization of Africa followed World War II, when colonized peoples agitated for independence and colonial powers withdrew their administrators from Africa. The only two world powers to officia...
Decolonization of Africa - Wikipedia
Ogilby's duiker
Ogilby's duiker (Cephalophus ogilbyi), is a small antelope found in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ghana, southeastern Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea's Bioko Island, and, possibly, Gabon. No subspecies are recogn...
Ogilby's duiker - Wikipedia
Rondavel
A rondavel (from the Afrikaans word rondawel) is a westernised version of the African-style hut.The rondavel is usually round or oval in shape and is traditionally made with materials that can be loca...
Rondavel - Wikipedia
3 Commando Brigade
3 Commando Brigade is a commando formation of the British Armed Forces and the main manoeuvre formation of the Royal Marines. Its personnel are predominantly Royal Marines, supported by units of Royal...
Dorsland Trek
Dorsland Trek (Thirstland Trek) is the collective name of a series of explorations undertaken by Boer settlers from South Africa towards the end of the 19th century and in the first years of the 20th ...
Dorsland Trek - Wikipedia
Commando
Commando is a soldier or operative of an elite light infantry or special operations force often specializing in amphibious landings, parachuting or abseiling. Originally "a commando" was a type of co...
Commando - Wikipedia