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An African elephant towers above herds of antelope and zebra.
For nearly four years, the BBC NHU team scoured the fascinating continent to film unfamiliar wildlife, surprising behaviour and new landscapes for the epic wildlife series, Africa. 
Bill Oddie
In the good old days, you had to be much more inventive when filming wildlife...
How to survive animal attacks logo
Shark attacks on humans are extremely rare, but should it ever happen, you need to know what to do.
How to be a travel writer article spread
It seems like the best job in the world, yet few people truly do it well. To help hone your entry to this year’s awards, here are a few hints on the art of travel writing.  
Safari expert Stephen Mills reveals the best locations and shares his top tips for ensuring an unforgettable lion-watching experience.
Explore Shetland article spread
Shetland is the best place in Britain to see orcas, otters and breeding seabirds. James Fair reports on the islands that some say rival the Galápagos as a wildlife experience.
Opening spread of Mark Carwardine's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations
Now you can have your say, too. Let us know in fewer than 50 words, below, about the greatest wildlife location you’ve ever visited and why it’s so special, and you could win a copy of wildlife photographer Mark Carwardine's Ultimate Wildlife Experiences.  
Travel Jordan opening article spread - the mountainous range of Wadi Dana
Long renowned for its historic sites and desert adventures, Jordan is building a reputation among wildlife enthusiasts – especially those who enjoy life’s smaller pleasures.
Cheetahs on the plain
The array of wildlife-watching opportunities in Africa is dizzying. So how do you pick your perfect safari? BBC Wildlife asked the experts.  
Sea kayaking article spread
Sea kayaking is a great way to enjoy eye-to-eye encounters with marine wildlife – even for novices. 
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