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Nature’s Reserve—Day 5 of Adventures by Disney Safari to South Africa

By Robert Yoshioka Waking up at this lush resort really showcased why this region is called the Garden Route. Abundant rainfall and humid sea winds help to maintain this vibrant vegetation. Runoff carrying nutrients return to the sea enriching the Knsyna Lagoon and we were excited to quickly eat breakfast and begin our nature hike …

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The Garden Route—Day 4 of Adventures by Disney Safari to South Africa

By Robert Yoshioka This morning we said good-bye to Cape Town as we boarded our flight up South Africa’s Garden Route to George. The views from the flight were absolutely stunning – this coastal region is where lush forests meet pristine beaches and would rank high among aviary, simian and human travelers alike. This was perfect …

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The Grapes of Africa—Day 3 of Adventures by Disney Safari to South Africa

By Robert Yoshioka Continuing our awesome avian encounters from yesterday’s penguins, this morning we set off to visit a raptor wildlife rehabilitation and conservation center in Spier. We were given an up-close and personal introduction to their numerous eagles, hawks, falcons, owls and, my favorite, vultures! It was awe-inspiring to watch these majestic birds soar …

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Penguin Pursuit—Day 2 of Adventures by Disney Safari to South Africa

By Robert Yoshioka Refreshing ocean views from the Cape of Good Hope kicked off our morning. Originally thought to be the southernmost tip of Africa, this was an important stopping point for ships sailing between Europe and the eastern colonies. Two oceans’ currents from two completely different Oceans meet in these waters, resulting in wild …

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Conservation: What You Can Do

A life-changing experience. An adventure at your fingertips. That’s what a safari is. It’s endless opportunity and potential, stretching as far as your eyes can see. But as Imagineer Joe Rohde lets us know, all of that isn’t around forever unless we make sure it is. Check out his message on conservation below.

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