Fairmont and National Geographic Want to Take You On the Ultimate Safari!

If you've ever dreamed of taking that wild African safari, this post is for you. Fairmont and the National Geographic Society have partnered up to present the Global Explorer Series. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with National Geographic experts in a range of activities, in dynamic destinations including Kenya, Cairo, Montebello (Quebec), Monaco and St Andrews (Scotland). You can join some of the world’s foremost photographers, renowned archaeologists and ecologists for once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

Fishing on the Fly
Join Aquatic Ecologist Zeb Hogan at Fairmont Le Château Montebello (Quebec) for a weekend of fly-fishing and learn about his efforts to save endangered fish. Your experience also includes two nights’ accommodation, welcome reception, meals, a donation to National Geographic Society and more.
Event Date: May 29 - 31, 2009

Secrets Await
New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art will host "Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures From the National Museum, Kabul" highlighting a collection of priceless historical objects that were secreted away during the civil war and rediscovered in 2003. Visit this page soon for information on packages at The Plaza.
Event Date: June 23-September 20, 2009

Treasures of the Sea
Fairmont Monte Carlo hosts a gala evening with Dr. Enric Sala, Marine Ecologist and guest of honour HSH Prince Albert. Weekend package also includes a private excursion on Prince Albert’s “Tuiga”, one of the world’s most beautiful historic yachts, and more.
Event Date: July 17-19, 2009

Kenya Photo Safari Adventure
National Geographic wildlife photographer Michael Nichols provides a unique viewpoint to capturing Kenya’s beauty. Traveling with luxury outfitter Micato Safaris, your adventure includes a full-day photo safari game drive, hot air balloon ride, visit to a Maasai village, meals, accommodations at Larsens Camp in Samburu National Reserve and Fairmont’s three East African properties and more.
Event Date: September 1-10, 2009

Explore One Of The Seven Wonders
Dr. Zahi Hawass, head of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities headlines a weekend discovering the wonders of Cairo. In addition to his dinner lecture, you’ll enjoy guided tours of the Great Pyramids, the Cairo Museum and a Nile Felucca ride. Three nights’ accommodation, breakfast, dinners included.
Event Date: November 27-30, 2009

Not only do you get sweet accommodations, you'll get an experience you'll never forget!

Fairmont/National Geographic website

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First photo by Michael Nichols in Kenya

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Comment by PANDA JU on May 1, 2009 at 1:59pm
All of these sound amazing.
Comment by Mark Huckabee on April 30, 2009 at 11:38am
For an extra treat they'll let you go for a swim too.

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