Nigel Perks

Name ID 745

See also

Johns, Chris and Hemingway, Patrick (Introduction) Valley of Life

contacts

Some of those contacts - Margaret Kullander, Gary and Jill Strand, and Nigel Perks of Gibb’s Farm Touring - helped make my time in the Rift Valley so productive and so memorable

Chris Johns is a National Geographic Society photographer.

Nigel Perks helped Johns set up some of his shots. Johns refers to Margaret Kullander, recalling how her husband was ambushed by a buffalo on their Tanzanian farm.

Chris John’s guide in the Ngorongoro was Godfrey.

Extract ID: 367

See also

Jackman, Brian Leave the Car at Home - The Best Guides
Extract Date: 1999 November 27

Other top guides

Nigel Perks .. is a 35-year-old New Zealander. Hooked on wildlife as a schoolboy, he headed for Africa with £185 in his pocket and ended up in the Serengeti. There, in 1988, he set up Gibb's Farm Safaris and has been guiding ever since.

Paul Oliver ... Oliver's Camp on the edge of Tarangire National Park is one of Africa's special places and Paul Oliver is one of its special people. Having decided at the age of 19 that he wasn't ready for an accountant's life in Norwich, he bought a one-way ticket to East Africa. Now, 23 years later, he is one of the most respected guides in Tanzania.

Extract ID: 4102
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