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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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A visit to Rutland Birdfair

Stacey, from our content team, recently paid a visit to the annual Rutland Birdfair to see what it was all about.
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Our 2018-19 Gambia brochure has landed

If you haven't already seen, you can now get your hands on our new Gambia brochure for the 2018/19 season.
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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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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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Birds of The Gambia, in pictures

With the Rutland Bird Fair just around the corner, here's some of our favourite pictures of the birdlife that resides in The Gambia...
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Top 4 hotels for birdwatchers in The Gambia

Here we share our suggestions of hotels perfectly suited to birdwatchers, highlighting some of their differences to help you select your perfect property.
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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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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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Review: Lazy Day Cruise Excursion

Drift along through the mangrove creeks, sipping a cool Julbrew while keeping one eye out for spoonbills or even a Goliath Heron...
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Birding before breakfast

Kathryn, from our content team, goes exploring Gambia's extraordinary birdlife, all before breakfast!
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A Birdwatcher's Paradise

Whether you're quite the twitcher, or simply love to experience a little bit of local wildlife, then come and see what The Gambia has to offer.
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Top 10 things to do in The Gambia for first-time visitors

Are you visiting The Gambia for the first time? Here are some great things to do to ensure you get the most out of your holiday.
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Join the West African Photo Shoot

A great opportunity for avid wildlife photographers.
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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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Birds of the Gambia: Blue-breasted Kingfisher

Find out more about this stunning bird, including where and when you can spot it.
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Birds of Senegal and The Gambia - a Q&A with Nik Borrow

We chat with Nik Borrow, illustrator of a new book on the birds of The Gambia and Senegal.
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