David (Founder)

I moved to The Gambia in 2001 having spent most of my working life in finance. Footsteps was opened in January 2002 employing 20 staff, most of which are still working alongside us to this day. We have set new standards in eco-tourism in The Gambia and strive to set new standards each year.

The Gambias Protected Parks And Reserves

Protected parks and reserves in Gambia

Conservation and environmental protection The Gambia may be the smallest country in mainland Africa, but its commitment to conservation and environmental protection is grand. Nestled within its modest borders lies an assortment of protected areas that serve as sanctuaries for diverse species of plants and animals, making it a paradise for nature lovers and eco-tourists. […]

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Tribal culture in The Gambia

Tribal culture in Gambia Wolof

The Tribal Tapestry of The Gambia The Gambia, the smallest country in mainland Africa, is home to a rich mosaic of tribal ethnic groups, each boasting its own language, customs, and traditions. While there is a harmonious coexistence among these groups, their unique identities contribute to the Gambia’s cultural diversity. Here, we explore the primary

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The Gunjur Dog Patrol

Gunjur Dog Patrol

Why is this needed? For many years now, we have tried to help animals in our local area through neutering days and vaccination days. Our primary contributor supplying expertise and medical supplies has been The Gambia Horse & Donkey Trust.  What we have seen is that many of the sick animals admitted to GHDT could have been treated in

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Beach Dogs in The Gambia

Playing dogs on the beach

The Gambia, is home to a unique and intriguing phenomenon: beach dogs. These resilient canines have carved out a special place in the hearts of both locals and tourists alike. Origins and Characteristics These beach dogs, are a mixed breed of mostly African village dogs. They are known for their agility, strength, and adaptability to

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