Safari

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Leopards are top of many people’s safari tick-list, but, while they usually avoid humans, there are some instances in which they will attack.   
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Most lions flee, even from people on foot, but an attack is a possibility and knowing how to react could save your life.
Vet safari in South Africa
Dangerous animals, deadly drugs and high-speed helicopter chases – it’s all in a day’s work for South Africa’s wildlife vets. So, if you’re prepared to get your hands dirty, you can get closer to big game than you ever dared dream.  
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The proboscis monkey has a big nose, an even bigger belly and a huge survival problem. James Fair travels to the world’s third largest island to find out whether primates could help to conserve its precious forests.
One of the few remaining unexplored frontiers of tourism, Guyana is South America’s biggest little secret. Sophie Stafford saw this pint-sized paradise of pristine rainforest through the eyes of the native Amerindians.
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What to do if you find yourself in a life-or-death situation - and how to avoid being there in the first place.  
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Walking through the African bush in the dry season could bring you face to face with a hippopotamus. Here's how to avoid a potentially dangerous and even fatal encounter.
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To experience the real Africa, get out of your car, get down on your knees and learn how an elephant’s footprint can reveal how fast it was moving. Oh, and don’t forget to keep an eye out for lions, leopards and hippos.
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