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The Explorer: Gorilla Trek in Rwanda

WHO: The Explorer WHAT: A gorilla trek that takes you through the rainforest WHEN: Dates vary; contact your Brownell Advisor for information WHERE: Rwanda WHY: Truly for someone who loves the thrill of exploring nature, this journey takes you on quest for the mysterious mountain gorilla. Rwanda, known as the “Land of a Thousand Hills”,… Read More >

Africa’s Top 10 Hidden Gems

• Botswana: Located in the Southern region of Africa, this desert country is known for its rich music and textiles. Enjoy the many sounds of Tswana folk music that are lively and bold during celebratory rituals. Most of the chants and tunes are composed by unique regional instruments such as the Setinkane or even the… Read More >

Checklist for Packing for an African Safari

Haisley Smith and 5 other Brownell Travel advisors have recently returned from an African safari! Haisley shares below her great advice for the perfect checklist for packing for an African safari. The number one question our travelers ask in advance of their trip to Africa isn’t, “Will I see a lion,” or “Is it safe… Read More >

Days 8 & 9: Private Mobile Camp, Maasai Mara

The “Safari Six” are a group of Brownell Travel Advisors who are making their way across Kenya over the next two weeks. Read on for a journal of their adventures each day! A private charter plane picked us up after breakfast on Friday, and we flew south to Nanyuki, a district airstrip to connect with… Read More >