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  1. Travel overland to Cape Town – one of our favourite cities!

    Cape Town was recently voted Favourite City Worldwide in the Telegraph Travel Awards 2012. Many of our overland trips travel here and we love it too!

    December 5, 2012

    Posted in Africa, All Blogs.

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  2. Discounted Africa Overland trips this December and January

    Imagine trekking to see Mountain Gorillas over Christmas instead of traipsing round the shops! Or starting the New Year off by white water rafting the Nile instead of nursing a hangover (ok, you may still have the hangover!)

    November 27, 2012

    Posted in Africa, All Blogs.

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  3. Boating through the Galapagos Islands

    John & Peggy are on our 15 week Oasis Overland Kingdoms & Carnivals trip from Quito to Rio. Like other travellers they added on one of our Galapagos Islands 5 day Cruises before they joined the Oasis truck.

    November 20, 2012

    Posted in All Blogs, South America.

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  4. Sudan – One of Dominic’s highlights of the Trans Africa Expedition

    Dominic has recently completed our Trans Africa Expedition and told us all about his adventures of travelling through Sudan.

    November 15, 2012

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  5. Its the last few days of 20% Discount at Nomad travel Store!

    Our wonderful friends at Nomad Travel Store, who we have been working with for many years now, are offering Oasis travellers an exclusive special offer of 20% discount off all of their fantastic new season travel gear and equipment on line for a limited period only.

    November 15, 2012

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  6. Karen and Shaun’s adventures in Rwanda – one of their favourite countries in Africa

    So if you fancy following in the footsteps of Karen and Shaun and would like to experience your own African adventure, check out or trips, we have something for everyone!

    November 7, 2012

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  7. 10 year Oasis Overland Trans Africa reunion weekend

    Last weekend a few of us from Oasis HQ went to an Oasis Trans Africa reunion in Herefordshire.

    November 1, 2012

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  8. Josh and Lisa’s adventures in DRC and Angola on the Oasis Trans Africa Expedition

    Josh and Lisa have recently completed our Trans Africa Expedition and told us all about their adventures of travelling through the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Angola.

    October 26, 2012

    Posted in Africa, All Blogs.

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  9. Our Africa overland trips will coincide with Zanzibars music festival in 2013!

    Some of our overland trips departing Nairobi in Jan and Feb will be in Zanzibar for the Sauti za Busara music festival!

    October 22, 2012

    Posted in Africa.

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  10. Oasis Overland is sponsoring the Bongo Ball!

    The Bongo Ball is a unique event in aid of the Xavier Project, a charity providing education opportunities to Congolese refugees in Kenya and Uganda.

    October 16, 2012

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  11. Oasis Office Staff Charity Comedy Night this Saturday

    Our next show on is Saturday 13th October, raising money for charities in Cairo and North Dorset – we would love to see you there!

    October 9, 2012

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  12. Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro helps local communities

    Good news from Tanzania – local communities around Mount Kilimanjaro benefit directly from foreign visitors trekking Africas highest peak.

    October 2, 2012

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  13. Oasis Staff Raise Money for Gorilla Conservation

    Jackie, our Responsible Travel Lead and her 14 year old son took part in the Great Gorilla Run and, so far have raised almost £800 for the Gorilla Organisation

    September 27, 2012

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  14. El Gran Poder Festival in La Paz

    Bolivians really know how to celebrate a festival… Come with us to Bolivia and join the party at the El Grand Poder Festival in La Paz!

    September 24, 2012

    Posted in South America.

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  15. Exploratory Silk Road Overland finishes in Beijing

    After an exciting, mammoth 15 week expedition, the Exploratory Silk Road Overland trip has made it to Beijing. Andi sent us some more cool photos of their time in China

    September 18, 2012

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  16. Linda from Oasis HQ visited Zimbabwe recently and here is what she got up to!

    I have just returned from the most amazing visit to Zimbabwe. I had not been back to Zimbabwe for almost 10 years, where I originally first travelled as a passenger on an Oasis Overland 23 week Trans Africa trip from UK to Cape Town.

    September 17, 2012

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  17. Oasis Office Staff Raising Money for the Great Gorilla Run

    Jackie, our Responsible Travel Lead and her 14 year old son Ethan are taking part in the Great Gorilla Run in London on Saturday 22nd September.

    September 14, 2012

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  18. Oasis Overland wins in the Most Amazing Tour competition!

    Thanks to our awesome Oasis travellers, we came out tops in the Adventure category of TourRadars Most Amazing Tour Competition!

    September 12, 2012

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  19. Oasis Photo Competition Winners Announced!

    Finally the wait is over. We have just announced our lucky Oasis Overland Photo Competition winners! Well done to you all and we look forward to seeing you on another trip with us soon.

    September 11, 2012

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  20. Photos of Kyrgyzstan from the Silk Road overland trip

    Our tour leader Andi has sent us some brilliant pictures of Kyrgyzstan and updates us on the availability of showers!

    September 5, 2012

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  21. 2 days left to help us win TourRadars Most Amazing Tour Competition

    We are going up against every other global tour company to win the title of Most Amazing Tour! Will you help us to take the top place on the podium?

    September 4, 2012

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  22. Ian is running the Arusha Half Marathon for the Snake Park Clinic

    Oasis Overland tour leader, Ian Grant will be running the 21km Arusha Half Marathon on 9th September, raising funds for the Meserani Snake Park medical clinic.

    September 1, 2012

    Posted in Africa.

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  23. Trans Africa Update – Gabon and Congo

    Here is the next update from Nev & Kristy our crew running the Oasis Trans Africa expedition and a few members of the group of their tales and stories of their adventure.

    August 31, 2012

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  24. Trans Africa update – Nigeria and Cameroon

    Here is the next update from Nev & Kristy our crew running the Oasis Trans Africa expedition and a few members of the group of their tales and stories of their adventure.

    August 28, 2012

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  25. Oasis Photo Competition closes on Friday 31st August so get your entries in !!

    There is still time to enter your Oasis Overland trip photos into the Oasis photo competition and you could be in with a chance to win up to £200 off your next Oasis Overland trip!

    August 24, 2012

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