360 Video of andBeyond Ngala Tented Camp, Timbavati
360 VR 4K Video of andBeyond Matetsi River Lodge, Zimbabwe
The highest density of lions in Africa?

Latest research just published shows that 2 of the places with the highest density of lions in Africa are Olare Motorogi Conservancy and Ol Kinyei Conservancy in the Maasai Mara [...]

360 VR 4K Video of andBeyond Benguerra Island, Mozambique
360 VR 4K Video of andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge, Private Game Reserve – Timbavati
360 VR 4K Video of Sanctuary Chief’s Camp, Moremi Game Reserve -Botswana
A day at the Office at Jacis Lodge in Madikwe

Four o’clock and the alarms sets off… it is still pitch dark and in the distance I can hear the two male lions we saw last night roaring. As I [...]

Thali Thali: West Coast getaway an hour from Cape Town

By Roxanne Reid. It used to be a cattle farm. Then it reinvented itself as a game and fynbos reserve in 2011. I’m talking about Thali Thali Game Lodge, a West [...]

7 things to do at Blackwaters River Lodge, Garden Route

​By Roxanne Reid. Everyone knows the Garden Route is beautiful. And there’s so much to do that you could pack in three activities a day for two weeks and still [...]

Five top tips to remember when climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Thousands of people have climbed Kilimanjaro safely and successfully, but even the mildest route is fraught with difficulty.

White river rafting down the rapids of the Zambezi

I’d heard a lot about white water rafting before my stay in Zambia, everyone I talked to raved about it and the one thing they were always sure to mention [...]

Why to visit Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary near Plett

​By Roxanne Reid. I’ve never wanted to see tigers, jaguars or cougars in South Africa, simply because they don’t belong here and I don’t enjoy seeing wild animals in captivity. [...]

From time beyond, the Baobabs on Chole

Baobabs stand tall and unchallenged on the East coast islands in the Indian Ocean, thriving singly and in groves. All ages, shapes and sizes of this magnificent tree flourish. There [...]

Mermaids, mojitos and merriment in Mauritius

5 things that made a stay at Le Prince Maurice truly memorable and will definitely see this blogger returning again and again.

Spend a night in jail at Willowmore in the Karoo

By Roxanne Reid. Staying in quirky, different places is always a kick, whether it’s in a tree house or a cave, on a train or a houseboat. So imagine my [...]

Where to stay in Paternoster, West Coast

By Roxanne Reid. White sandy beaches, blue seas, fishing boats and seafood – these are just a few of many things that make Paternoster a popular getaway. Whether you’re looking [...]

Protecting gorillas at all costs: park rangers of the Congo

In the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, the government is trying to develop tourism. But the lives of rangers who patrol areas popular for rare gorillas are on the [...]

10 most useful items for a Serengeti camping safari

Packing for any vacation is a challenge, but it’s even tougher when you’re off on a camping safari to the Serengeti. So here’s a list of must-packs so that you [...]

Voices of Botswana: the jovial host

By Roxanne Reid. When you arrive on the main deck of DumaTau Camp in Botswana’s Linyanti, you’ll be blown away by the fresh, neutral-toned spaces and the sweeping views over [...]