South Africa

South Africa is a prime holiday destination in Africa. Combining Old World charm with modern sophisticated cities, South Africa has a range of attractions to suit any style of travel. Track big game in any of its many game parks, soak up the sun on its beautiful beaches, hike the craggy peaks of the Drakensburg or experience the deserted beauty of the Karoo.

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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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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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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Table Mountain, wine & whale spotting

  Whether you are an adrenaline junkie, lover of fine wines or keen wildlife spotter, Cape Town is brimming with possibilities to fill a free afternoon or day. Go abseiling off of Table Mountain, indulge in a day of wine … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg

  In March our own Mike Quinto travelled to Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa over the course of our 12 day Falls to Jo’burg tour. From the stunning Victoria Falls and walking with lions, to taking a mekoro ride down … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 2

  Last week travel agent Simon Pacey began telling us of his journey from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg, of high-wire adventures, walking with lions and cruising the Zambezi River. This week he continues his journey into Botswana for his first safari and a macorro cruise in the … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 1

  “I have to begin by admitting that Africa was not a high priority on my travel list”, says travel agent Simon Pacey. “It was the kind of trip I was happy to put off until much later in life. … Continue reading

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