5 Top African destinations for foodies

You might not immediately think of sub-Saharan Africa when it comes to delicious cuisines, but there are plenty of cities, regions and countries that offer dishes as sensational as their landscapes. From fine dining in Cape Town to eating fresh fish on the beach in Mozambique, these are our top 5 favourite African destinations for […]

7 of the most exciting African cities

Most safari-goers whiz through their port of entry with barely a glance around – which is a huge shame. Cities are where you can get to the heart of a country’s identity/identities, where historic events have taken place and creative scenes thrive. Here are some of our favourite African cities and why you should factor in a […]

5 of the best wellness retreats in Africa

The term ‘wellness’ has come to mean many different things, be it spa treatments and massages or yoga and hiking. Whatever it means to you, there’s no need to let a holiday get in the way of a healthy lifestyle. Here are five retreats offering a range of wellness experiences, from running in the wild […]

5 African countries you should travel to in 2019

Struggling to pick a destination for next year’s big vacation? Let us help. These are five countries that should be on your radar in 2019. Rwanda is a very exciting travel destination right now. The government has committed to fostering a strong sustainable tourism model by inviting some of the top safari companies on the […]

5 of the most useful Christmas presents for travel addicts

Looking for a great Christmas present for a keen traveller? Avoid the gimmicky tat and accessories they’ll never use and buy something super useful instead. Here are five top ideas for any type of traveller. Portable Bluetooth speakers Try: JBL Go2 Bluetooth Portable Waterproof Speaker Fully waterproof and super compact, the JBL Go2 is one […]

6 of the best places to travel for Chinese New Year

For those in many Asian countries, Chinese New Year, an annual celebration that kicks off with the new moon between 21 January and 20 February, is the perfect time to take a holiday. Need some inspiration? Here are some of the best places to travel for Chinese New Year. Cape Town, South Africa Cape Town […]

7 of the best winter sun holidays in Africa

Winter in the Northern Hemisphere quickly loses its appeal after the excitement of Christmas and New Year have passed – and for many, spending the whole festive season on a remote beach is highly preferable to countless family visits and cold weather. If you find that winter drags on for far too long, there’s an easy […]

Seven of the most epic African adventures for adrenaline junkies

Whether you’re the eternal thrill-seeker or just want to tick off a big, bucket list challenge, you’ll find adrenaline-charged activities of all kinds in Africa’s most popular destinations. From stepping backwards off Table Mountain to hurling yourself out of a plane in Namibia, check out some of these epic adventures for adrenaline junkies. Bungee jump […]

Making tracks: The best luxury trains in Africa

South Africa

There are few things more romantic than coasting through the African plains on a luxury train. Not only is it such an easy, relaxed way to travel, it also slows you down and allows you to absorb the landscape, its variations and to enjoy the actual act of travelling. From epic cross-continent journeys to short […]

Six of the best summer vacation ideas in Africa

It’s a happy coincidence that that Northern Hemisphere’s summer holidays overlap with the best time to travel to many African destinations. Winter in Africa usually means dry conditions and cooler temperatures, which animals love. It’s generally still warm enough to wear a t-shirt during the day, so it hardly feels like the winters many of […]