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Enjoy your stay… at the airport

No one wants to stay at an airport longer than necessary, especially if you’ve got an exciting holiday to look forward to! From beach getaways to river cruises, there’s no doubt that airports are essential transport hubs no matter where you’re travelling this year. Furthermore, with Africa experiencing an influx of tourists looking to take […]

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Walk with rangers to protect Africa’s wildlife

Join Raabia Hawa, Ijema Funan and Moses Sinkoi on their walk to save Africa’s wildlife! This iconic 15-day trek will take you through the wilds of Tanzania and Kenya, and support a critical cause: fighting the poaching crisis. The trek includes 8 days through increasingly wild country and savannah in Tanzania in frequent view of […]

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Planning your overland trip to Africa

When you’re overlanding across several countries, planning your trip to Africa can feel like a daunting task. You might be covering seven or eight countries so having the right visas, checking off the required vaccinations and making sure your passport is up to date will be top of your agenda. This is by no means […]

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A South African backpacking adventure in photographs

My tale of exploring South Africa (hopping from budget accommodation to budget accommodation) maps one of the most exhilarating adventures I’ve ever embarked on. Travelling along South Africa’s coast I met people of different cultures, tasted new flavours, experienced unique locations and tackled adventure activities that made my soul smile. Join me on a photographic journey […]

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African safari – things you need to know

Although the world is simply jam-packed with amazing destinations, there’s nothing like experiencing an African safari for the first time. Not only is it completely different from the traditional ‘sun, sea and surf’ vacation the majority of us are used to, but it also offers the chance to see some of the most beautiful and […]

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Africa’s most adventurous river cruises

If you’re looking for a once in a lifetime adventure, then an African river cruise is the holiday for you. Not only does this diverse and expansive landscape offer stunning beautify and culture, but there’s no better way to experience one of the planet’s biggest continents than by cruise ship, relaxing in the comfort of […]

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South Africa: top cruises and wine routes

Africa’s diverse wine tourism and distinctive river cruise treasures are best experienced in the southern part of the continent, and visitors who holiday in South Africa will no doubt fall in love with its diverse offerings, stunning panoramas and welcoming atmosphere. With over 500 exporters, large varieties of beverages, several awards and international recognition, South […]

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Top 3 at-risk animal species in Africa

1. Rhino – The price per pound for rhino horn is valued at $29 500 + (worth more than gold or cocaine). – The total world rhino population has drastically declined: from 200 000 individuals at the start of the twentieth century to roughly 29 000 today. – Over 70% of the world’s rhinos currently […]

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Afternoon tea at the Mount Nelson Hotel in South Africa

Picture the scene: you’re decked out in opulent surroundings, your dining table overwhelmed with heaps of finger sandwiches, freshly brewed tea and homemade scones. Sound good? Great, because we’ve found the perfect place for you to enjoy an unforgettable afternoon tea. The Mount Nelson hotel in Cape Town has gained worldwide recognition over the years […]

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