Exotic Botswana is a mecca for those who love the idea of watching and being among wildlife in their natural habitat. Interesting Botswana safari destinations make getting up close to fascinating species of wildlife more possible than ever before. Luxury safaris are the only way to see this beautiful, wild and pristine expanse of earth. […]
Dear rafikis (friends), “Kuwa Na Krismasi Njema” (Merry Christmas – Swahili) to you all! “Christmas… is not an external event at all, but a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart.” Freya Stark As a FREE Christmas gift, I’ve decided to share my “Safari Tips 101″ ebook. While it was previously only […]
Are you planning a holiday in the Red Sea? Most travelers head here in search of sun and relaxation, but the region offers much more than just that. If you want to make the most of your trip to the Red Sea, take note of the following recommendations. 1. Shop at Sharm el Sheikh’s souk […]
If you’re like me and you love “African wildlife action”, you’ve probably spent endless hours glued to your screen on some of the amazing footage out there! Today I’d like to share a compilation of the best African wildlife videos I’ve ever come across (so far) on YouTube. The top 10 selection is based on […]
South Africa is a vast country with some of the best and most accessible, wildlife habitat in the world. Taking a trip there opens up new places in your heart and mind, as a recent safari there showed.
Highlighting some of the best action attractions around the Victoria Falls Bridge area. Includes bungee jumping, gorge swinging and white water rafting on the Zambezi river.
Experience the decadent side of railway travel by boarding the Rovos Rail. Based in Pretoria, the capital of South Africa, Rovos has quickly earned an international reputation as a truly extravagant and luxurious travel experience.
Adventure travel company Kumuka Worldwide announced last week that it was going into administration. Fully bonded tour operator, Acacia Africa is offering to help clients traveling to Africa who are affected by the company’s collapse. The Acacia team has already taken some enquiries in regard to affected clients and is willing to look at each […]
The plight of the rhino is one that most South Africans are increasingly aware of and yet, given the dire situation, this cause needs constant support to monitor and exert a change that sustains these endangered animals. On the 18th of July Avoova took part in the Rhino Conservation auction at Hyde Park Corner, alongside […]
If anyone of you is planning a trip to Cape Town some time soon, here’s a little glimpse of what might be awaiting you when you visit the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. Enjoy! 😉 A Few Pics to Set the Scene… It has to be one of my favorite places to be in Cape Town. […]
Finally Disney’s latest Disneynature documentary film African Cats has hit cinema screens across the UK. As part of the new Disneynature series, African Cats is an epic true story set in one of the wildest places on Earth: Kenya’s Masai Mara. The documentary, narrated by Sir Patrick Stewart, follows the story of both lion and […]
Jambo rafiki, Habari gani (how are you)? The time has “finally” come to join AfricaFreak’s brand new social media platform! 😉 While we are still improving the system, I figured we’ve had way too much waiting already! So, what’s “your eyes on Africa”? Are you ready to share what Africa is all about…seen through your […]
South Africa is such a diverse country with incredible natural scenery and a fascinating cultural experience. Most travellers take flights to Johannesburg as their first port of call when visiting the country. From Joburg, consider travelling to Cape Town and Durban. As you cross the country, you’ll notice significant differences in the native languages. South […]