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Alison Wilson
Works at Wild Wings Safaris
Attended Roedean School, Parktown
Lives in Johannesburg
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Makes me want to pack a bag ...
 
#Safaris that heal ... 9 top places to rejuvenate your soul ...
Spend some time breathing in Africa’s fresh air, gazing over her vast open spaces; enjoy the silence, interrupted only by bird song and wild animal sounds and stare up into the star-filled night skies, as you feel the stresse...
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Heart-stopping moments on #safari  ....
One of my most memorable safari dinners was the night a lioness strolled into our camp restaurant. It’s not every night that a lioness strolls through the
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One of South Africa's best-kept safari secrets lies in its North-West Province ...
Hidden Gem Although it’s the fifth largest game reserve in South Africa (almost 750 km²), it’s also one of the lesser known and therefore, less crowded. It also happens to be one of the best conservation areas in Africa and o...
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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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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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Incredible - how I wish we'd learn from these awesome animals!
 
Amazing Elephants - always ready with a helping 'trunk' ...
An elephant calf gets stuck in a waterhole. Watch as the herd returns and the elephants lends a helping trunk.
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The short answer is no, you won't save any money by booking direct. In fact, it may cost you more. Let me explain why, and unpack some of the other benefits of using a tour operator, and specifically Wild Wings Safaris. Below...
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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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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
Work
Occupation
Online Content Editor
Skills
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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Johannesburg
Previously
George, Garden Route
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0824548021
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54 Mann Street, Loerie Park, George 6529