Gift-Giving at Its Finest With African Travel, Inc.

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DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Have you been searching for the perfect gift for the holidays? A gift that your family will still remember and thank you for 10 years from now? What could be more perfect or memorable than the gift of an African safari? African Travel, Inc. specializes in designing customized trips to Africa, whether your interest is gorilla tracking in Uganda, seeing the Great Wildebeest Migration across the Serengeti, or relaxing at The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, voted one of the finest luxury resorts in the world.

Are you looking for something for the whole family? African Travel, Inc. has many family-friendly safaris, including the Wild and Wondrous Family Adventure, where everyone can get up close with cheetahs, experience "trunk-to-handshakes" with orphaned elephants, sit among penguins, and look out for whales! Since they opened their doors in 1976, African Travel, Inc. has sent over 100,000 adventurers and safari guests on their dream Africa experience. Make this year's gift one your family will remember forever!

According to Jim Holden, President of African Travel, Inc., "Nothing is as lasting as the memory of a shared experience. To be in the presence of the majestic wildlife of Africa is to be reminded of the true values of life." Studies show that gifts are rarely remembered by the next holiday season ― whether you are buying the gift of African Travel,Inc. for yourself, your spouse, or your family, you can be sure that this is one present that will be remembered and cherished forever.

For more information and to create your dream safari, contact your favorite Travel Professional, call African Travel, Inc. at (800) 421-8907, or visit

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About African Travel, Inc.

African Travel, Inc. creates personalized African safaris and adventures for today's travelers seeking an experience of a lifetime. Established for over 35 years, and with more than 100,000 past travelers, African Travel, Inc. knows all the different ways to safari and how to match each individual client to their own unique experience.

Whether experiencing the great migration in the Serengeti, tracking mountain gorillas in Parc National des Volcans in Rwanda, gliding silently along the Zambezi River viewing wildlife from a canoe, learning desert survival skills from a bushman in the Kalahari in Botswana or sipping champagne while watching the sun descend into the Atlantic from a private balcony in Cape Town, We Know Africa.

African Travel, Inc. won distinction as a Top Safari Outfitter in Travel + Leisure's 2012 World's Best Awards and was nominated by Travel Weekly in their Readers' Choice Awards as a Top Tour Operator and Safari Outfitter. National Geographic includes African Travel, Inc. in their list of "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth," and African Travel, Inc. is listed as a Travel + Leisure Family Club Tour Partner. African Travel, Inc. is part of The Travel Corporation, which also includes in the USA: Trafalgar, Contiki, Brendan Vacations, Insight Vacations, The Red Carnation Hotel Collection, and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection. In Africa, African Travel, Inc. is proud to have as its sister company, Thompsons Africa, with its extensive network of offices throughout the region. In addition to Thompsons Africa, African Travel, Inc. works closely with a network of highly rated lodge operators in Africa including Wilderness Safaris.

About TreadRight

TreadRight is a not-for-profit foundation established by The Travel Corporation to encourage sustainable tourism within our own family of brands, and in the places we visit. To date, TreadRight has donated more than USD 1.5 million to sustainable tourism projects worldwide, and encourages industry best practice by annually supporting the World Travel & Tourism Council's Tourism for Tomorrow awards. To learn more about the many projects TreadRight is funding please visit us at

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CONTACT: Arnelle Kendall Vice President of Public Relations The Travel Corporation 110 East Atlantic Avenue Suite 325 Delray Beach, FL 33444 T: 561.330.0850 E:

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