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I’m Gavin Opie. I’m passionate about safaris, conservation, and sharing my experiences with you.

I have spent most of my life in Zambia, first catching crocodiles on the Kafue River, then building a lodge on Lake Kariba, and now guiding safaris in the South

Luangwa National Park. My blog posts tell you more about my story, as well as sharing insider tips and knowledge about my favourite place to be in the world: Zambia.

Nkonzi Rises

What does it take to build a safari bush camp from scratch every year? The South Luangwa National Park in Zambia is world renowned for its remote bush camps. Many of these, like Nkonzi Camp, are [...]

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