Category: Africa

Fabulous Franschhoek

Fabulous Franschhoek

It’s a damp, chilly afternoon. Ancient oak trees are depositing droplets of water on the ground outside. But we are cosy and warm at Franschhoek’s La Motte.
Start planning your meaningful Winter break

Start planning your meaningful Winter break

For those of you who would like to keep the Vitamin D levels up naturally, with sunshine, this Winter, it is time to start planning.
Perfect Paternoster

Perfect Paternoster

It’s Sunday morning and we’re out kayaking, just off Paternoster, one of the oldest fishing villages on the west coast of South Africa.
The best and most luxurious trips to consider for this upcoming Autumn!

The best and most luxurious trips to consider for this upcoming Autumn!

While Summer is in full swing, many are already looking forward to the upcoming Autumn season because they prefer to avoid large crowds and high season prices.
Zambia's beautiful Bangwelu Wetlands

Zambia's beautiful Bangwelu Wetlands

We’re in the Bangweulu wetlands, in north eastern Zambia. Bangweulu means “where the water meets the sky”.
Top 5 attractions in Alexandria, the pearl of the Mediterranean

Top 5 attractions in Alexandria, the pearl of the Mediterranean

Travel 180 kilometers north of Cairo to Alexandria in order to catch a glimpse of the Greco-Roman era. At that time in Egyptian history, this city served as the epicenter.
5 reasons to stay at an exclusive-use luxury safari villa

5 reasons to stay at an exclusive-use luxury safari villa

An exclusive-use villa gives you the space and privacy to have a luxury safari holiday with the most important people in your life all under a single roof...
11 epic hotel swimming pools to escape the heat

11 epic hotel swimming pools to escape the heat

IHG Hotels & Resorts have shared with us 11 of their coolest pools that will have you pulling out your swimsuits and packing your bags.
Your wellness safari in Africa

Your wellness safari in Africa

A wellness safari in Africa is a tranquil, magical experience that helps you tune into nature, discovering health and happiness through creativity, pampering, and nurturing.
Hundreds of colourful sarcophagi discovered at Saqqara

Hundreds of colourful sarcophagi discovered at Saqqara

Researchers recently discovered a treasure trove of items from Saqqara, including hundreds of antique sarcophagi in which the well-heeled dead of ancient Egypt were buried.
Exploring The Okavango Panhandle - where the desert meets The Delta

Exploring The Okavango Panhandle - where the desert meets The Delta

From sparkling waterways, papyrus swamps and lagoons carpeted with waterlilies, to the mystery of ancient rock paintings, Botswana’s Okavango Panhandle is a magical place to visit.
Gorilla trekking in Uganda: The ultimate luxury experience

Gorilla trekking in Uganda: The ultimate luxury experience

The ultimate luxury experience in Uganda is seeing the endangered mountain gorillas in the remote Virunga Mountains or the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.
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Travel ideas for the Global Day of Parents 2022

The purpose of Global Parents Day is to recognise the vital role played by both mothers and fathers in caring for and teaching their children.
8 Egyptian pyramids you didn't know about

8 Egyptian pyramids you didn't know about

The Egyptian pyramids are masonry buildings that date back to ancient Egypt. At least 118 Egyptian pyramids have been identified.
Why a safari is one of the best family holidays abroad

Why a safari is one of the best family holidays abroad

Going on a safari in Kenya with your children has to be one of the most unforgettable trips - and dare we say it, one of the best family holidays abroad - you’ll ever have together.
costa rica

Eco-luxury Earth Day

Earth Day was April 22, and the theme this year is 'invest in our planet'. I encourage you to do that by investing in eco-luxury accommodation on your next trip.