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Oyster’s pick of our top most photographic projects

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Its been a tough decision but these are the top 5 Oyster projects that we think make the most fantastic destinations for some truly good photos. See if you agree! Head to Nepal and enjoy vibrant prayer flags set against dramatic…

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7 reasons that your next holiday should be a volunteering holiday

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A volunteering holidays is a fantastic way to give back, meet new people and explore a country and culture in way that your average holiday cannot provide.

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Tantalise your taste buds with South African food!

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Photo courtesy of Cuisine: Sub-Saharan Africa on Pinterest Before you head off on your adventures you might want to know what sort of food you’re going to encounter. This is the first in a new series of blogs where we’re…

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Prince William’s fight against illegal wildlife trade

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Prince William made an inspiring and thought provoking speech on the 8th December at World Bank regarding the illegal wildlife trade…     Prince William is very passionate about wildlife and this passion has spiralled from a number of experiences, including his gap year…

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Why is South Africa one of the best places in the world for wildlife?

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South Africa is one of the leading countries in the world for safaris and wildlife tourism. Encompassing one of the most diverse landscapes on the entire continent, its habitats range from stony deserts to vast savannahs, from towering mountains to…

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