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Alison Wilson
Works at Wild Wings Safaris
Attended Roedean School, Parktown
Lives in Johannesburg
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Perfectly captured ...
 
Sometimes, their emotions are so reminiscent of humans' ...
Lionesses butting heads (in a good way) in Zakouma National Park. Image by Michael Viljoen/ African Parks
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Keeping ahead of the pack :)
The Social Media Marketing Society (from Social Media Examiner) is a place where marketers can discover the latest social media marketing techniques.
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Nature is amazing!
 
White lions ... ancient creatures of the Timbavati ... always a unique and special sighting!
What are White Lions? No, they’re not albinos. Rather they’re leucistic. What’s the difference, you may ask? Albinos occur when there is a complete lack of pigmentation, producing the typical red eyes. By contrast, leucism is...
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Perhaps unscrupulous reporting will do more damage to tourism in Africa than the Ebola epidemic ever would? Here's a good article on the facts ... not the hype.
The sad truth is that scary, panic-inducing headlines sell, and that the less scrupulous of the world's online and print media will always milk a scary story - like a potential world-wide Ebola outbreak - for all the traffic ...
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EBOLA and the MEDIA....is a lethal combination. Pernicious minds can destroy a country with negative propoganda.....on the otherhand we should not delay and become more clever and defeat people with their own game
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For a rustic & comfortable 'away from it all' #African   #Safari  in Big 5 country ...
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A group of travel journo's and bloggers share their views about #SouthAfrica ...
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The #Timbavati Game Reserve - discover the magic for yourself
* Home to the Big Five of Africa
* Less crowded than many other private reserves and national parks
* Privately owned collection of superbly-managed game reserves
* Guided walking safaris
* Thrilling night game drives 
* Off-road game viewing with professional guides 
* Wildlife tracking with guides
* Unforgettable safari experience with expert guides and trackers

Read full story here: http://wild-wings-safaris.com/blog/timbavati-game-reserve/

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Sharing all the secrets about the Timbavati Game Reserve ... http://bit.ly/1pQyEZO
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Sterling people! Please help if you can!
 
Our thoughts & sympathies with all our Cape Town friends, families & colleagues as devastating fires continue for 4th day! Huge respect & tribute to the fearless firefighters ... if you can help, please visit http://buff.ly/1AYYVvR
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Thank you so much +Judy Rooks Wilder Every bit helps!! :)
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Sometimes, our guides get asked the strangest things on safari ...
On our scheduled Kruger Park safaris, our guides sometimes battle to keep a straight face when they get questions like these…
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Love Google's Leo Tolstoy's birthday doodle today ...
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Grudge purchase or necessity? Some good advice on how to choose ...
First off, there are several parts to travel insurance. You may need the whole ‘package’ or comprehensive travel insurance. Or you may just need one aspect of the cover: Medical cover, including repatriation Trip cancellatio...
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The art to going it alone ... great tips to mastering a solo safari.
We recently interviewed some seasoned stalwarts (and solo safari converts) who reckon they’ll never again go on safari any other way – but on their own. Here are their top tips to ensure you have the most memorable safari whe...
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Avid writer, keen researcher, wildlife and safari enthusiast, dream destinations seeker
Introduction
Have travelled to many countries and still convinced that we live in the most magnificent corner of the globe. As R. Elliot once said, (wish I knew more about this visionary!), "If you visit only two continents in your lifetime, then visit Africa ... twice!"

But be warned. It's addictive.
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Educated, amazed and inspired daily by my incredible daughters; live in a spectacular place
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Occupation
Online Content Editor
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Copywriting, Travel, Tourism, Hospitality, Events, Editing, Sourcing
Employment
  • Wild Wings Safaris
    Online Content Manager, 2013 - present
    Sourcing content and updating websites for Wild Wing Safaris - local specialists in southern African safaris to Kruger National Park and other top safari destinations like Sabi Sand, Timbavati, Madikwe, Waterberg ... Soon will be adding some other exciting destinations - like Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, and beyond. Visiting and reviewing top safari lodges and hotels in southern Africa to provide clients with honest, up-to-date reviews of ideal destinations that would suit them. Working with a small, rather special team of travel consultants who know their stuff and really go out of their way to help people plan their dream safaris - and make them a hassle-free, seamless reality.
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Currently
Johannesburg
Previously
George, Garden Route
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54 Mann Street, Loerie Park, George 6529