"Odours in the forest" Top 5 Page for this destination Africa Favorite Tip by Wafro

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Favorite thing: During my last trip in Cameroon I was confronted with something we unlearned during the centuries. OUR SMELL, we can recognise strong and specific odours, but when my Baka (pygmy) guide stopped and told me we were approaching gorillas I thought he was joking. No way! He was right, they can smell animals. He proofed it several times during the expedition, gorillas, buffalos, antelopes, I was speechless. There are no better animal trackers than Bakas.

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  • Written Feb 29, 2008
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