Isak Dinesen wrote, ‘When you will have caught the rhythm of Africa, you find that it is the same in all her music.’ And it isn’t simply the tribal drums, but the rhythms of the land: the sound the Serengeti makes because it wakes every morning, a mountain gorilla rustling by way of the Rwandan jungle or the thunder of wildebeest hooves throughout the Masai Mara. In South Africa, don’t miss the opportunity to spend just a few days in attractive Cape City, driving the picturesque Backyard Route or in an isolated mountain retreat. Accommodation right here is at Davison’s Camp, with expert guides to take you on sport drives and bush walks. From right here you’ll fly to Elsa’s Kopje, a 5-star lodge in Meru, the park where George and Pleasure Adamson lived with Elsa, the Born Free lioness.
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