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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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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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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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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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Meet The Gambia Experience at The Rutland Birdfair

Come and join The Gambia Experience at The Rutland Birdfair from August 19th to 21st - 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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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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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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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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World Wildlife Day - 20 Stunning Wildlife Photographs from The Gambia

A selection of photographs which highlight the beauty of wildlife in The Gambia, this World Wildlife Day.
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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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Birding before breakfast

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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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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Join the West African Photo Shoot

A great opportunity for avid wildlife photographers.
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Wildlife-themed add-on stays from £349pp

Explore more of The Gambia and neighbouring Senegal on your next African adventure.
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The Western Red Colobus Monkey

We profile the Western Red Colobus Monkey, one of The Gambia's most incredible inhabitants, yet sadly now an endangered species.
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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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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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