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History Posts. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

Experience Tusker’s 40 year legacy through a new interactive timeline, moving from Eddie’s first Sahara crossing to Tusker’s latest adventures.

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BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

In 40 years of travel across Africa, how has Eddie never failed to cross a border? Put on your game face and dig for your kwachas.

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MANNA FROM HEAVEN

MANNA FROM HEAVEN

Cargo cults worship the Gods of War. Sometimes when people encounter advanced technology they can’t comprehend; it becomes part of their religion.

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BADASS NZINGA MBANDE

BADASS NZINGA MBANDE

Who says Africa was ruled by African male despots and white European invaders? This badass woman used everything at her disposal to stave off the Portuguese and plant the seed for Angola’s independent future.

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SIGN ON THE DOTTED LINE

SIGN ON THE DOTTED LINE

At the end of a dotted line on the Kilimanjaro map – at the top of the mountain – is a sign. The newest sign (there have been 3) takes us back to the good old wooden days.

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