Africa

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As vast as it is diverse, encompassing desert, savannah, rainforest, mountain ranges, lowlands, stunning coastline and vast inland lakes, Africa is a continent rich in dramatic scenery and natural beauty. Visiting Africa, you can see the world’s most prolific concentration of wildlife in their natural habitat, experience the warmth of African tribal people and their diverse cultures and beliefs, travel through stunning landscapes and challenge yourself with some amazing adrenalin-fuelled adventures.

Top 10 stargazing spots

  The simple act of looking up into the dark abyss of the night sky at the planets, nebulas and constellations held in the universe is absolutely spell binding and something we’ve been doing for thousands of years. However due … Continue reading

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The Best Safari Lodges in Africa

  There is not much that compares to a day spent on an African  safari, on game drives watching the incredible wildlife bring the beautiful landscapes to life. Full of spontaneous and natural sightings, no two safari holiday will ever … Continue reading

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The best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve

As the clock strikes midnight on 31st of December, salutations are cheered and bottles popped throughout the world. Whether you fancy a vibrant party in South America or a more active New Year in Africa, we have put together a … Continue reading

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Journey through Kenya’s Mombasa

  While we often focus on the incredible wildlife and spectacular landscapes Eastern Africa has to offer, the video that stood out to us this week is more about the people and culture. The videographer behind this short film spent some … Continue reading

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This is Namibia

  The weekend is right around the corner and once again we are daydreaming about where we’d like to escape to next and this week’s video pick sure is tempting us toward Namibia. As this short film says, Namibia really … Continue reading

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Out of Africa

  The hope and desire to spot wildlife in their natural habitat is without a doubt Africa’s biggest draw card. Whether its one of the Big Five or some of the continent’s more curious creatures, catching a glimpse of a tail, … Continue reading

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Overlanding from Vic Falls to Jo’burg

  Our own Miles Walker recently returned from Africa after travelling on an overland adventure from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg on our 12 day tour. While the main highlights en route are the thundering Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, the picturesque … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in June

  The ninth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. June is all about the wonderful wildlife and stunning landscapes of Namibia, the Roman ruins and sublime coastline of Turkey, the sandy beaches and azure waters of … Continue reading

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Soaring over Africa

  As much as it is easy to appreciate the natural beauty of Africa at eye level, nothing quite compares to viewing it from above. But unless you plan on taking a hot air balloon flight across the continent, you’ll never … Continue reading

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Waterfalls, wildlife and sunsets

  As vast as it is diverse, Africa is a continent rich in dramatic scenery, natural beauty, colourful tribal culture, stunning white sand beaches and the world’s most prolific concentration of wildlife in their natural habitat. Our own Francesca Codispoti … Continue reading

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