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An exciting new children's book, set in The Gambia

Author, Shirley Cherry, shares the story behind her fabulous new children’s book set in The Gambia, Musa and the Incredibirds.
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Saving Bijilo Monkey Park and the Western Red Colobus Monkey

Bijilo Forest Park, or Monkey Park as it's commonly called, is well known to visitors to The Gambia but it's under threat and needs your help to survive.
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Kayaking at Tanji Bird Reserve

Explore the waterways at Tanji Bird Reserve aboard a kayak or canoe, spotting numerous bird species as you go.
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Senegal: in pictures

Discover some of our favourite places in Senegal...
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Top 10 birdlife photos

Here we share some of our favourite photography of the birdlife in The Gambia. What will you get the opportunity to see when you visit?
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Birdwatching in The Gambia - a customer experience

Chris Murphy travelled with The Gambia Experience at the end of last year, and here he describes his birdwatching experience, providing some useful tips for fellow birding enthusiasts...
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Off-the-beaten-track holidays

Although The Gambia is perhaps best known for its uncrowded stretches of golden sand, there’s plenty to get up to, off the beaten track...
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Step beyond the beaches and discover West African wildlife

We believe that to get the most out of a holiday in The Gambia, our guests should venture beyond the beaches and experience more.
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Wildlife on your doorstep in The Gambia

Here are some of the best places to spot Gambian wildlife, and you don't even have to travel far!
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Barefoot Luxury in The Gambia

Rustic – maybe. Personal service – of course. All mod cons – possibly not. But without a doubt, a certain something that raises it above the norm.
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Experiencing the wildlife of The Gambia and Senegal

Make the most of our twin-centre and multi-centre holiday offerings and combine your getaway to The Gambia with a stay in neighbouring Senegal.
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Making the most of a 10 or 11-night, twin-centre holiday

Do you find that seven nights away simply isn’t enough, but you can rarely spare the time for a two-week break?
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Calypso Beach Bar and Restaurant, Cape Point

One of my favourites beach bars come restaurants to visit in The Gambia, Calypso is in an idyllic spot, surrounded by wildlife, by Cape Point Beach.
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Meet The Gambia Experience at The Rutland Birdfair

Come and join The Gambia Experience at The Rutland Birdfair from August 18th to 20th - the biggest birding event in the whole of the UK.
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5 wildlife experiences to enjoy in The Gambia

Get up, close and personal with the diverse and fascinating wildlife of The Gambia.
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Birds of the Gambia: Hooded Vulture

Though common in The Gambia, the Hooded Vulture is considered critically endangered globally. Here we look a little closer at this intriguing bird.
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My first impressions of The Gambia and Senegal

Our marketing executive Stacey writes about her very first experience of The Gambia and Senegal.
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Birds of The Gambia: The Western Grey Plantain-Eater

A profile on the Western Grey Plantain-Eater, one of many fascinating birds in The Gambia.
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Birds of The Gambia: Red-billed Hornbill

Introducing the Red-billed Hornbill, another of the many beautiful and fascinating birds in The Gambia.
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Birds of The Gambia: African Paradise Flycatcher

Thanks to James Fisher for his contribution to our 'Birds of The Gambia' series with this beautiful image of an African Paradise Flycatcher.
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