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The Gambia in January

Discover all the rewards of booking a holiday to The Gambia in January, promising a memorable escape to the sun-kissed coast of West Africa.
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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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Family holidays to The Gambia

For those in search of a rewarding escape with your loved ones, family holidays to The Gambia are diverse and memorable - here's the low down.
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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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Luxury holidays in The Gambia in pictures

At The Gambia Experience, we're proud of our superb and diverse Luxury Holiday collection, so we thought we'd share an insight into what makes them special.
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October half term holidays to The Gambia

Now that summer’s pretty much over, if you’re looking for a Vitamin D top up, sneak a peek at our October half term holiday deals...
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Our Gambia experience - the Sinclair family

The Sinclair family recall their experiences from their recent holiday staying at the Sunbeach Hotel in The Gambia with The Gambia Experience.
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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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Our holiday in The Gambia, a guest post

Debbie Potts recalls her trip to The Gambia, as she boarded our first plane back to the country after the resolution of the political situation in January.
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Unspoilt luxury in The Gambia

From indulgent beachfront through to barefoot, upriver luxuries, you may be surprised at the unspoilt luxury you can find in The Gambia...
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Enjoy boutique luxury in The Gambia

Add a touch of luxury to your holiday in The Gambia by choosing to stay at one of our fantastic and rewarding boutique luxury properties.
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Budgeting for your holiday in The Gambia

With our all-inclusive holidays and dining packages, budgeting for your holiday in the Gambia may be easier than you think.
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Enjoy the rewards of a multi-centre holiday in The Gambia

Our refreshed Winter 2017/18 programme, as showcased by our brand-new brochure, offers some superb multi-centre experiences during a Gambia holiday.
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Introducing Casamance, Senegal, to our holiday programme

If you crave deserted sandy beaches, French cuisine and a completely chilled vibe, Casamance is a superb add-on to a Gambia holiday.
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A message from our MD - a new dawn and a new brochure

Our Managing Director, Chris, discusses the excitement behind our new brochure, 30 years of operating in The Gambia and an exciting new dawn for the nation.
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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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Winter 2017-18 holidays to The Gambia

Put 30°C heat together with wildlife experiences, beautiful beaches and great offers, and you’ve got yourself a holiday to The Gambia.
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Make the most of Easter with a holiday to The Gambia

Enjoy your Easter by jetting-off to The Gambia, all the while ensuring you don't use up all your work leave thanks to those wonderful bank holidays!
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The 'Smiling Coast' enters a new dawn

Louise, our PR Executive, shares why there has never been a better time to visit The Gambia, known affectionately as the Smiling Coast of Africa.
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5 authentic experiences to enjoy in The Gambia

Seek to experience the real character and identity of The Gambia during your holiday by engaging with the authentic side of the country.
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Top 10 reasons why we fell in love with The Gambia

Here we describe just a handful of reasons why we fell head over heels for The Gambia and its people.
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Favourite romantic hotels in The Gambia

In need of a holiday for two or a break for Valentine’s Day?
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5 steps to a luxury holiday in The Gambia

Have you ever thought of The Gambia as a luxury holiday destination? Here are 5 steps to a luxury holiday with The Gambia Experience in 2017.
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10 great photos from our Excursions and Experiences

At The Gambia Experience, we offer a range of tours and excursions for holidaymakers to embark on. Here are some of our favourite photos from these tours.
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Considering your first winter sun holiday?

Are you looking to depart the wet and windy UK in favour of some winter sun for the very first time? If so, we can help.
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Our favourite sea views in The Gambia

Across our properties in The Gambia, some stunning views of the country's coastline can be enjoyed. We've put together a list of some of our favourites.
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Our favourite beach pictures from The Gambia

Here we share some of our favourite images of The Gambia's beautiful coastline.
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When to go to The Gambia?

We are often asked, ‘When is the best time of year to go to The Gambia?’ With temperatures around 30°C year-round, the short, simple answer would be ‘anytime!’
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Why The Gambia is the ideal value for money holiday

We discuss why The Gambia is a fantastic value for money holiday destination, making it a great alternative to destinations across Europe.
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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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A collection of our favourite swimming pools in The Gambia

Many of our properties in The Gambia boast some sensational swimming pools to relax by during your holiday. Here are some of our favourites.
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Could The Gambia be your ideal honeymoon destination?

Looking for a lesser-known honeymoon destination? Here's some of what The Gambia can offer.
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2016/17 winter holiday offers to The Gambia & Senegal

With winter holidays just around the corner, see if anything here inspires you to visit The Gambia this season.
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Re-introducing Sunbeach Hotel to our hotel programme

For an all-inclusive holiday located along one of the best beaches in The Gambia.
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Packing tips for a holiday to The Gambia

A mix of questions, answers and tips on packing for a holiday to The Gambia
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Tailormade and multi-centre holidays in The Gambia

Build your perfect holiday from start to finish with the specialists...
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Holiday in luxury at Coco Ocean Resort & Spa

A taste of luxury under the hot African sun...
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Ali's Gambia Experience

Ali from The Gambia Experience shares his experiences from a recent trip to The Gambia.
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Quirky hotel features in The Gambia and Senegal

Discover some of the inspired creations which can be found inside some of our hotels.
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Our Gambia Experience - the wildlife and friendly locals

A brief account of one family's holiday to The Gambia in April 2016.
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A family holiday in The Gambia this summer

Considering a family holiday to The Gambia? Here's why we think it's a great choice...
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White Horse Residence, Batokunku

Not just a beautiful and unique hotel...
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Our Gambia Experience - Abuko Nature Reserve and Lamin Lodge

Read all about one family's very special Gambia Experience.
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Our Gambia Experience - Senegambia & Mandina Lodges

Read all about Andy & Lorraine's holiday to The Gambia in February 2016, which turned out to be rather romantic.
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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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Luxury holidays to The Gambia this spring/summer

For a little luxury this spring/summer, find out what The Gambia Experience can offer.
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A beach lover's paradise

Learn more about Gambia's beautiful beaches...
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From The Gambia - a message from our MD

Read about our MD's most recent trip to The Gambia, in February 2016.
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Our Gambia experience at Ngala Lodge, a guest post

Read about Colin and Joan's personal Gambia experience at Ngala Lodge.
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The 10 best things about Mandina Lodges, Makasutu

Looking for a unique experience which is quiet, tranquil and immerses you in nature? Then Mandina Lodges is a perfect choice - here are the best bits...
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Escape to the sunshine this Valentine's Day

The Gambia is a great choice for a romantic Valentine's break, where you can get a nice big dose of African sunshine...
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Birding before breakfast

Exploring Gambia's extraordinary birdlife, all before breakfast!
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Christmas Jumper Day at The Gambia Experience

It's Christmas jumper day in the office...
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Top 10 tips for being a responsible visitor in The Gambia

Not everyone realises how easy it can be to make a few small changes to your habits to become a more responsible traveller. Here are our top ten tips for holidaying responsibly in The Gambia.
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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 5 reasons to visit The Gambia

Here's just a small selection of reasons why we love The Gambia...
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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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Senegal... a whole new experience awaits!

Gambia product manager Karen describes her first ever trip across the border to neighbouring Senegal, plus a visit to Fathala Wildlife Reserve.
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Celebrating Christmas and New Year in The Gambia

With no worries about preparing the festive feast (and no washing up afterwards) a winter sun Yuletide in the African sunshine is very appealing.
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Ngala Lodge - Celebrating 20 years

Away from the main resort areas, nestled on a cliff top set high above a secluded beach and with stunning views across the Atlantic, you will discover the secret that is Ngala Lodge.
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Introducing the Lemon Creek Hotel

Set amongst green gardens and right on the beach, Lemon Creek is a welcome addition to our property collection.
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From Mandina's dawn chorus to street art in Kubuneh

Glowing accounts from a group of travel bloggers' stay at Mandina Lodges, nestled in the Makasutu forest.
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The Wildlife of The Gambia

What and where to see the wildlife of The Gambia, some of which you don't even need to leave your hotel grounds to spot.
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