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Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 29 November 2018

The Serengeti

written by Monique Fallows

Reflecting back on our trip I have to say the only way to visit The Serengeti is with Asilia Africa. Central Serengeti can get rather overcrowded with lots of vehicle traffic but the locations of both Asilia camps, Dunia Camp in the western part o...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Tuesday, 20 November 2018

East Africa - Part 1

written by Monique Fallows

In terms of African land based wildlife destinations Chris I spend most of our time in Southern Africa. This past October we had a couple of very specific photographic goals in mind and in order to achieve this we needed to travel to East Africa,...

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Great White Shark, New Zeland

Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 10 May 2018

GREAT WHITE SHARKS: NEW ZEALAND

written by Monique Fallows

In early April Chris I were privileged to be part of Discovery Channels Air Jaws Team that was to gather in New Zealand to film a new show for this years Shark Week 30th Anniversary that will be coming out in July. Our base was to be the green...

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South Georgia Penguins in the sunrise

Trip ReportsPosted on: Monday, 4 December 2017

SOUTH GEORGIA EXPEDITION

written by Monique Fallows

Now that we are back home and Im reflecting on our adventure to South Georgia I realise it is going to be a challenging task to try and convey just exactly what its like to experience a wildlife location that cannot be compared to any other place ...

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Silky shark baitball

Trip ReportsPosted on: Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Apex Sardine Run Expedition 1

written by Chris Fallows

Apexs Sardine Run has begun. Heading out of the Buffalo river mouth in East London on day one was an adventure into the unknown. Being the first group up in the area we were hoping for some early season action. With a rumor of an early flush of sa...

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Sea smoke in the Arctic

Trip ReportsPosted on: Friday, 12 May 2017

Svalbard Arctic Adventure: Part 3

written by Monique Fallows

Part 3 We steamed northwards to the North West corner where we were hoping to find the pack ice. Polar bears are often found floating on ice floes as they move around searching for seals. The conditions however were not on our side. The Polar i...

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Polar bear trip to Svalbard

Trip ReportsPosted on: Monday, 1 May 2017

Svalbard Arctic Adventure: Part 2

written by Monique Fallows

A Celebration of Polar Bears! On leaving Longyearbyen we had headed to a Fjord system just to the south and the modus operandi was to search the various protected fingers of the fjords. We moved into the next fjord system overnight and already f...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Friday, 21 April 2017

Svalbard Arctic Adventure

written by Monique Fallows

Part 1 Seeing a Polar Bear in the flesh has been a lifelong dream for me. When I was growing up our next door neighbour/ third Grandmother, Mrs Denby had an absolute passion for Polar Bears. As such she had dozens and dozens of polar bear figur...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Friday, 17 March 2017

When Sharks go bump in the night………

written by Chris Fallows

For many, the thought of plunging into inky black waters with excited hungry sharks swimming all around, and sometimes into you, might not be their cup of tea but it was for me about as good as it could get. Throughout the day we had watched the ...

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Tiger Shark in Bahamas

Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 9 March 2017

Tiger Beach and Bimini, Bahamas

written by Monique Fallows

February 2017 Back in 2002, Chris and I spent our honeymoon shark diving on a liveaboard dive boat in the Bahamas. 15 years ago the shark dive operators here were just starting to become successful in finding, and scuba diving with Great Hammerhe...

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Check out the Blog tab for the latest sightings .Apex offers the smallest group size (12) of any shark cage diving vessel in South Africa. Book a transfer and get a 10 minute free visit to the African Penguins at Boulders.