Conservation

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From the Editor: Plan Ahead and Save Africa's Wildlife

From giving to charitable foundations to participating in the Buy Now, Stay Later program, there are many ways to help conservation and communities in Africa.

Good News for African Wildlife

Much of the uplifting wildlife news of 2019 wouldn't have been possible without the support of travelers. Here are six positive stories that show a way forward.

Travel With Purpose: 7 Hands-On Conservation Experiences

The Hideaway Report embraces the conservation and sustainability efforts of our recommended properties. Here are 7 where guests can get hands-on experience.

Saving the Elephants: 10K Run/Walk Supports a Great Cause

The Zambezi Elephant Fund is the sole beneficiary of the Saving the Elephants 10K Run/Walk in New York's Central Park on November 17, 2018.

6 Memorable Encounters With Elephants

In celebration of World Elephant Day, we gathered our favorite elephant memories from staff trips, where we interacted with these majestic creatures.

Introducing Maktao: the Baby Elephant We're Fostering

Andrew Harper is dedicated to the conservation of animals worldwide. Through the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, we are fostering a baby elephant named Maktao.

Cruising the Indonesian Archipelago

The best way to explore the remoter areas of the Indonesian archipelago is by luxury boat. Aman Resorts and Alila Hotels offer upscale options.

Last Word: Zimbabwe's Reason for Hope

The new president of Zimbabwe is an economic pragmatist who understands that safari tourism is essential to the financial future of the country.

Indelible Memory: A Lighthouse at Land’s End

The best way to explore the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge is through a tour with The Trustees of Reservations, a Massachusetts nonprofit.

Reinvention of an Okavango Classic

The 77,000-acre Duba Plains Camp in the Okavango Delta has been entirely rebuilt to evoke the style of a 1920s safari.

8 Elephant Hotels: Stay and Play With the Pachyderms

Eight Harper-recommended properties where guests can interact with, learn about and observe elephants in their natural habitats.

Last Word: The Conservation of Kenya's Cheetah

Conservation news out of Kenya is worrisome, but the Cheetah Conservation Fund in Namibia has helped increase the population by more than a third.

An Afternoon With Baby Elephants at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Our writer and his wife visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, where they play with the elephants saved by the Orphan's Project.

Talking Conservation With Mark Boyd of the Safari Collection

While in Kenya, we spoke with Mark Boyd, the community and conservation manager of the Safari Collection.

A Storybook Stay at Giraffe Manor

Twenty-five minutes outside Nairobi lies Giraffe Manor, one of the most unique hotels in the world, where Rothschild giraffes take center stage.

Rhino in Crisis

The Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve has succeeded in creating a local surplus of one of the world’s most critically endangered species, rhino.

Desert Lions Make a Comeback

Namibia’s desert lion are genetically identical to those elsewhere, but their physiques and behavior have adapted to their austere surroundings.

Interview with Jackie Magid of The Bodhi Tree Foundation

We had the chance to talk with Jackie Cittone Magid, director of The Bodhi Tree Foundation, the main wildlife conservation charities that Andrew Harper, LLC has supported this year.

We Are Going Grey for World Elephant Day

Here at Andrew Harper we are going grey ... for World Elephant Day! As a show of support for elephant conservation and our recent partnership with The Bodhi Tree Foundation, we are joining forces with travel industry professionals and customers alike to celebrate World Elephant Day on August 12.