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The Backpack Checklist

The Backpack Checklist by Guest Blogger

Not sure what is supposed to be on your backpack check list? We've got a comprehensive list of things to pack when embarking on an overland trip adventure.

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Packing list for backpacking in Africa

Packing list for backpacking in Africa by Dalene Ingham-Brown

Not sure what should make it onto your packing list for backpacking in Africa? We've got a comprehensive list right here to help you prepare for the adventure that lies ahead.

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Camping tricks

Camping tricks by Dalene Ingham-Brown

Learn a few nifty camping tricks before you venture off on your camping adventure.

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10 Essentials - What to pack for hiking

10 Essentials - What to pack for hiking by Dalene Ingham-Brown

No sure what essentials to pack when you're going on a day hike?

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Beginners Guide to Camping Safaris - Tents, Meals and Campfire

Beginners Guide to Camping Safaris - Tents, Meals and Campfire by Dalene Ingham-Brown

A beginner to the whole camping safari scene? Here are a few great tips for beginners about tents, meals and that campfire. Read the tips, or watch the video.

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The Overland Trip Budget – Expenses of an Overland Trip

The Overland Trip Budget – Expenses of an Overland Trip by Dalene Ingham-Brown

There are more costs to planning an overland trip than just the trip cost. Check out this overland trip Budget for a list of expected expenses of an overland trip.

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Top Gadgets to use on a Safari in Africa

Top Gadgets to use on a Safari in Africa by Dalene Ingham-Brown

Wondering what kind of nifty gadgets are going to help you get the most out of your safari in Africa? Check them out!

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Pro’s and Con’s of Travelling With a Laptop

Pro’s and Con’s of Travelling With a Laptop by Dalene Ingham-Brown

Thinking about travelling with a laptop? We've batted out the pro's and con's to help you make your decision.

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